ITS ASM 2022 Highlights – The Jean Norton Award

The Jean Norton Award for Best Research Paper on Chronic Restrictive Pulmonary Disease at the 2022 ITS Annual Scientific Meeting The Jean Norton Award for Best Research Paper on Chronic Restrictive Pulmonary Disease was awarded to Grace O’Sullivan – Cork University Hospital, for her presentation “Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and palliative care: a qualitive exploration of […]


ITS ASM Agenda 2022

Irish Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2022 1st 2nd and 3rd December – Killashee Hotel Naas   Thursday 1st December 2022   13.30  – 16.30          Specialist Registrar Training    17.30 – 20.30           ITS Case Study Forum 17.30 – 19.00               Case Study […]


Press Release for World Lung Day 2022

Ahead of World Lung Day on Sunday September 25, Lung Health Coalition Calls on Health Service to Urgently Combat Delays in Breathing Test Diagnostics  – Survey shows widespread staff vacancies, with many patients having to wait months, even years, for simple diagnostic breathing tests –  “At the moment, we are being left to make an […]


ITS Annual Scientific Meeting 2022 Call for Abstracts We are delighted to announce that the call for abstracts for the Irish Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st, 2nd and 3rd December 2022 is now open. To submit an abstract, please use the following online submission form. Case studies for consideration for the ITS Case Study Forum which will take place […]



ITS Scientific Meeting 2011

State of the art developments in respiratory medicine were the focus of the Irish Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2011 which took place in Dublin recently. A record number of delegates heard from leading international experts about the latest innovations in asthma genetics and the management of fungal and non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections in patients with […]


BTS Winter Meeting

When: 5th – 7th December Where: Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London Read more


ITS Scientific Meeting 2012

ITS Scientific Meeting 2012 State of the art developments in respiratory medicine were the focus of the Irish Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2012 which took place in Limerick in November. A record number of delegates heard from leading international experts about the latest innovations in asthma genomics and Non-invasive ventilation for both acute and chronic […]