31 May is World No Tobacco Day and the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) is mobilising its members to raise awareness of the health benefits of plain packaging for cigarettes.
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APSR members are invited to apply to represent the APSR as a speaker at the prestigious Vietnamese Respiratory Society Congress in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 6-7 November 2015.
Potential topics include:
- Interventional pulmonology and thoracoscopy
- Treatment of haemoptyses
- Drug induced lung diseases
- Asthma in pregnant women
- Clinical care – interesting cases
If selected, local hospitalities such as airport transfers, hotel accommodation and registration will be provided. You will be responsible for your own air-fare to and from Ho Chi Minh City.
To apply, submit a brief curriculum vitae to the APSR Secretariat, detailing your professional qualifications, expertise and past speaking experience on your topic. The closing date is 6 June 2015.
firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
See new horizons
Here's your excuse to experience somewhere you might not have visited before; the Central Asian Republic of Kyrgyzstan.
The TKS will host the 2015 Kyrgyz National Congress of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, in association with the Euro-Asian IPCRG Forum, in Bishkek on 8-10 October 2015.
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APSR members, you are cordially invited to join the scientific/clinical Assembly of your choice.
A new, simple and quick joining procedure has just been launched.
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The APSR is funding a fellowship programme for young investigators with the aims of:
- Promoting science and research in respiratory medicine
- Supporting the exchange of young scientists and clinicians actively involved in respiratory medicine;
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Upcoming APSR congresses:
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