About The ITS

The ITS was formed to support education and research into respiratory disease and its management on the island of Ireland. It also promotes awareness amongst the public and relevant authorities of related public health issues including smoking, pollution and occupational factors.

Latest News

Launch of Position Statement and Patient Registry for Pulmonary Fibrosis

Irish Thoracic Society Calls for the Appropriate Staffing and Resourcing of Centres of Expertise, and Implementation of Standard Pathway of Care for all Patients with Lung Fibrosis in Ireland Call comes at launch of patient registry and position statement on management of lung fibrosis in Ireland The Irish Thoracic Society has today called for the […]

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ITS – GSK – ERS Travel Bursaries 2018

The Irish Thoracic Society is delighted to invite applications for three Travel Bursaries to the European Respiratory Society Congress (ERS) taking place in Paris on the 15 – 19 September 2018, kindly supported by GSK.  Bursaries will cover travel, accommodation, registration fees and airport transfers to be arranged directly by the ITS for the successful […]

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Change of address

The ITS has moved office.  We are now based in the Creidim Centre, Leopardstown Road, Dublin 18.  Our new phone number is 01 5677201.  You can also reach us by email on info@irishthoracicsociety.com or suzannemccormack@irishthoracicsociety.com.

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Report of ITS

Ireland Needs Healthier Airways and Lungs The Evidence

A compilation of Statistical Data by Dr. Neil Brennan, Suzanne McCormack and Dr. Terry O’Connor

Click here to download (PDF 850k)

'Lovin Our Lungs' Movie Awards

Members of the Irish Lung Health Alliance with winners of the ‘Lovin Our Lungs’ Movie Awards visit www.lunghealth.ie for more information.