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ATS Rally: Lab Coats for Lungs – Bring Your Lab Coat!

May 2017

Join your colleagues on Capitol Hill for an ATS Rally: Lab Coats for Lungs! On Tuesday, May 23 the American Thoracic Society will hold a rally at the US Capitol to show our support for policies that improve respiratory health and to voice our concerns with recent policy proposals that jeopardize research, patient health and the environment. The ATS encourages all attendees to the ATS 2017 International Conference to join the Society's leadership at this event. Participants are encouraged to wear their lab coat at the rally to provide a visual statement of support from the medical and scientific community.

What: ATS Rally on Capitol Hill: Lab Coats for Lungs
When: Tuesday, May 23, 5:30-6:30 pm
Where: Upper Senate Park (across Delaware Avenue from Russell Senate Office building/across Constitution Ave. from the US Capitol)
Directions: The rally site is 1.5 miles from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. See website for maps to walk or take Metro to the site
Shuttles: Shuttle service will be provided for the first 150 attendees. Buses will depart from the Convention Center L Street Shuttle Driveway starting at 4:30 p.m.
Sign Up: Please sign up if you plan to attend the rally so we can obtain a rough head count

Last Reviewed: October 2017