ITS ILD Education Day 17 September 2021

Call for Interesting Cases – ITS ILD Education Day September 17th, 2021 (13.00 – 16.00) We are looking for interesting ILD cases to be presented in an MDT format for this educational event. If you have an interesting case that you feel would be informative for others, please send a brief summary (approximately 100 words) […]


ERS International Congress 5-8 September 2021

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) has released the extensive live programme planned for its upcoming virtual ERS International Congress, which will take place from 5–8 September, 2021. In addition to the return of many sessions now standard to the Congress offering, this year’s event sees the inclusion of skills labs which will showcase a range […]




COVID-19: State of the art – DRAGON IMI Project

Registration for the DRAGON IMI project event, COVID-19: State of the art, is now open. The event will take place virtually on 29 April, 2021 and cover the latest advances, data and best practices relating to SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19, with a focus on the increasing role of big data in the diagnosis and prognosis of […]


Recording of ITS Spring Meeting

The Irish Thoracic Society Virtual Spring Respiratory Educational Meeting took place on Friday 12th March. The meeting comprised of a Case Study Forum followed by a Guest Lecture by Dr Chris Barber, Chair of the BTS Occupational and Environmental Special Advisory Group on the topic of Occupational Lung Disease. A recording of the meeting is […]


ERS Sleep & Breathing 2021 Conference

Registration for the ERS Sleep and Breathing conference 2021 is now open. The event will take place virtually, from 16–17 April, 2021 and is the largest pan-European meeting of its kind, offering an integrated approach to the investigation and treatment of sleep disorders. The focus of Sleep and Breathing 2021 will be on professional development, […]



Irish Lung Fibrosis Association (ILFA) Online Patient Information Day Saturday 28th November 2020

The next ILFA Patient Information Day will take place online on Saturday 28th November from 11am until 1pm. The meeting will take place using the Zoom online platform. Our speakers will include: – Dr Michael Henry, Respiratory Consultant at Cork University Hospital – Carmel McInerney, Respiratory Nurse Specialist at Ennis Hospital – Debbie Gibbons, Respiratory […]


ITS Virtual Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

The Irish Thoracic Society Virtual Annual Scientific Meeting 2020 will take place on the 3rd and 4th December. Online Registration is Now Open – click HERE to register. For further details on the meeting please click HERE. The ITS Paediatric Forum will take place on Wednesday 2nd December from 2-5pm. Online Registration for the ITS Paediatric Forum is Now Open […]