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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..


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ITS GSK ERS Bursary 2017

The Irish Thoracic Society is pleased to invite applications for three Travel Bursaries to the European Respiratory Society (ERS) Congress taking place in Milan from the 9th – 13thSeptember 2017, kindly supported by GSK. Click here to download application form.

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Presentation of the Irish Thoracic Society / A.Menarini Pharmaceuticals American Thoracic Society (ATS) Bursary

Dr. Robert Smyth and Dr. Breda Cushen, both SpRs in Respiratory Medicine, have been awarded the Irish Thoracic Society A.Menarini Pharmaceuticals ATS bursaries. These awards were open to SpRs on the Specialist Registrar Training Programmes in Respiratory Medicine or Paediatrics with an interest in Respiratory Medicine. There were two awards, one based on an evaluation […]

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Winners of the ITS Respiratory Challenge

We are pleased to announce Team Galway as the winners of the ITS Respiratory Challenge, kindly supported by Astra Zeneca. Pictured left to right: David Burke, Astra Zeneca, Dr Jacqueline Rendall, President ITS, Team Galway members Dr David Watchorn, Dr Mohammed Ahmed, Dr Breda Cushen and Dr Vincent Brennan with Professor JJ Gilmartin, Quiz Compere.

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Report of ITS

INHALE
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.