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The ATS 2017 International Conference is a complex event with hundreds of education sessions offering valuable information. To help organize your plans at the conference, search sessions and exhibitors by topic.

The specialty tracks are:

  • Early Career Professionals
  • Clinicians
  • Training Program Directors
  • Interprofessionals
  • Nursing

The disease states are:

Asthma, COPD, and Other Airway Diseases

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • COPD
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Other diseases of air movement and airways


  • Lung cancers
  • Mesothelioma

Critical Illness

  • ARDS
  • Sepsis
  • Shock
  • Other respiratory failure, injury

Environmental and Occupational Lung Diseases

  • Environmental, exposure-related and occupational lung diseases


  • Fungal lung diseases
  • Nontuberculous mycobacterial infection
  • Pneumonia
  • Sepsis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Other infectious lung diseases

Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Other nonspecific interstitial pneumonitis
  • Sarcoidosis

Pediatrics/Developmental Disorders

  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin
  • Other congenital, genetic and developmental lung diseases

Pleural Disease

  • Pleural effusion
  • Pleural infections
  • Other diseases of the pleura and chest wall

Pulmonary Vascular Disease

  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary embolism/deep vein thrombosis
  • Other pulmonary vascular diseases

Rare Lung Diseases

  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
  • Rare lung diseases
  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin
  • Other rare lung diseases

Sleep Problems

  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Narcolepsy
  • Restless leg syndrome
  • Parasomnias
  • Other sleep-related and neuromuscular breathing disorders
  • Sleep dentistry

Surgery and Transplantation

  • Transplantation

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