CONGRESS YEAR in CONGRESS CITY
- Date: 09 – 13 September 2017
- Venue: MiCo Milano Congressi
- Address: Piazzale Carlo Magno, 1, Milano, Italy
CONGRESS - CONGRESS (FULL NAME)
European Respiratory Society (ERS) is a nonprofit association founded in 1990 which focuses on research of the lung, the respiratory diseases and respiratory tracts. The headquarters of the association is in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The organization was formed with the merger of the the European Society of Pneumology (founded 1981) and the Societas Europaea Physiologiae Clinicae Respoiratoriae (founded in 1966). The organization's membership is made up of scientists and medical professionals working in the area of respiratory medicine.
The ERS monograph hosting events aimed at educating health professionals and publishes academic journals. The organization's stated goal is to "promote lung health through research and alleviate suffering from respiratory disease, sharing of knowledge and through medical and public education." The amount of guests likely to take part in this Congress is almost 30000.