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Next Week! ATS Virtual Career Fair

Update your resume and join us next week for a Virtual Career Fair! Employers will be on hand to share information about their organizations through screencast presentations and video/audio broadcasts, as well as to conduct chat sessions and video interviews.

When: 11 a.m. ET, Sept. 30, 2021
Register now!         


Nominate a Colleague for the ATS 2022 Respiratory Health Awards

The ATS is now accepting nominations for ATS 2022 Respiratory Health Awards. Nominate a colleague who has demonstrated a commitment to respiratory health through their dedicated work and outstanding contributions to the field for one of the following awards:


Deadline: Oct. 22, 2021
Nominate a colleague today!


Upcoming Events:

ATS Clinical Practice Guidelines, Webinar Series: Pulmonary Infections

Join us to discusswhat is new or different according to three recently published clinical practice guidelines:

  1. Diagnosis and Treatment of Adults with Community-acquired Pneumonia: An Official ATS/IDSA Guideline (2019)
  2. Treatment of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: An Official ATS/CDC/ERS/IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline (2019)
  3. Treatment of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Pulmonary Disease: An Official ATS/ERS/ESCMID/IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline (2020)

When: 6 p.m. ET, Sept. 30, 2021
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Industry Innovations, "Understanding Chronic Cough: Patient Presentation and Assessment"

Sidney S. Braman, MD, discusses presentation of chronic cough in patients, and reviews clinical management guidelines as well as potential mechanisms of chronic cough
When: 12 p.m. ET, Oct 4, 2021
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  • Webinar sponsored by Merck
  • Intended for Health Care Professionals of the United States, its territories, and Puerto Rico
  • This is a non-CME event and consistent with FDA Guidelines


COVID-19 Critical Care Training Forum, “Delta in Children - What Are the Risks”

When: 8 p.m. ET, Oct. 5, 2021
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CME Opportunity! Emerging Treatment Strategies for the Management of Patients with Chronic Cough – Cases

In this second component of a two-part educational curriculum, pulmonary experts will discuss the prevalence, unmet clinical needs, and impact of chronic cough in patients who do not find relief from recommended management strategies. Full CME information available here!

When: 2:00 p.m. ET, Oct. 9, 2021
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Supported by an educational grant from Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.


For My Lung Health Campaign Named APEX Award Winner

For My Lung Health, the joint American Thoracic Society and American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) campaign, is the winner of this year’s Pharmaceutical Executive APEX Awards in the respiratory category. The campaign, made possible by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline with additional support from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., was launched in response to COVID-19.

Read more!


Help CMS Improve Your Experience with Provider Resources

CMS is conducting a study to help us improve your experience with resources about the Medicare program and correct billing. Please share your thoughts by taking this survey. Responses are confidential, and the survey should take about 10 minutes to complete.