May 17, 2015

Welcome to ATS 2015

Welcome to the American Thoracic Society’s 2015 International Conference, where you are among thousands of your colleagues from around the world who have come to learn and share the latest in adult and pediatric pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine.

ATS Discoveries Series Sheds Light on Clinical, Scientific Breakthroughs

In celebration of the American Thoracic Society’s 110th anniversary, the ATS International Conference will feature seminal clinical and scientific breakthroughs in the Discoveries Series. The series encompasses eight lectures by internationally recognized speakers who have contributed to major discoveries in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine.

ATS Exhibit Hall: Immerse Yourself in Innovation

The ATS Exhibit Hall opens its doors with complimentary coffee at 10:30 a.m. today in Halls D-F (Upper Level) Colorado Convention Center.

Q&A: ATS Executive Director Stephen C. Crane, PhD, MPH

An interview with Stephen C. Crane, PhD, MPH, ATS Executive Director.

President’s Symposium: The Cystic Fibrosis Story

Whether cystic fibrosis is your primary research or clinical focus, or you have dedicated yourself to other respiratory diseases, the President’s Symposium on “How to Cure a Lung Disease: The Cystic Fibrosis Story” will provide you with needed insights. The symposium will take place from 2:15 to 4:15 p.m. today in Room 205/207 (Street Level) Colorado Convention Center.

Recipients of 2015 Respiratory Health Awards Given by the ATS to be Honored in Afternoon Ceremony

Every year at the International Conference, the ATS recognizes individuals whose contributions have helped to improve health worldwide by advancing research, clinical care, and public health in respiratory disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders.

ATS Assemblies and Sections Meet at ATS 2015

The Society’s assemblies and sections will hold their annual Membership Meetings today and Monday at various Denver locations. All members and other interested parties are encouraged to attend these meetings.

ATS Foundation Marks 10th Anniversary

The ATS Foundation would like to welcome all of its friends, partners, and supporters from around the world to join in celebrating the ATS Foundation’s 10th anniversary.

ATS 2015 Will Explore Disparities in Health

The factors that lead to inequality in the treatment of an individual’s health can have far-reaching implications on outcomes. Differences in age, gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic and health status, risk factors for disease and injury, and access to and use of health care services all play a role.

Take Part in Cutting-Edge Science at ATS 2015

The presentation of basic and translational scientific discoveries is essential to the full-scope programming of the ATS International Conference.