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Lung Science Conference 2017

"Mechanistic overlap between chronic lung injury and cancer"

23 March–26 March, 2017 (Estoril, Portugal)


The Lung Science Conference is at the forefront of basic and translational respiratory science and it is an essential event for budding respiratory researchers looking to boost their career. t offers a unique opportunity to network with peers from across the globe and it will feature cutting-edge abstracts on novel experimental lung research. 


Download the preliminary programme.

Access to the e-learning resources of previous ERS Lung Science Conferences

Bursaries covering registration and contribution towards other costs are also available for up to 40 participants. Potential applicants have to submit an abstract in order to be considered for a bursary. Applicants must demonstrate a keen interest in lung science research as part of their future career. Abstracts selected for a LSC bursary would be automatically accepted for presentation at the ERS International Congress 2017 in Milan, Italy.
LSC Awards
3  competitions are organised throughout the Conference:
  • The Young Investigator Session Award:  for young presenters (35 years old or less at the time of the Conference) who submitted outstanding abstract
  • The Best Oral Presentation Award
  • Distinguished Poster Awards
Mentorship programme
Each abstract author who receives a bursary is appointed a mentor. Together, they can discuss both scientific and career questions during a dedicated mentorship lunch on the first day of the conference.
Junior Session
A special session for the LSC Junior Delegates is organised every year, on the Saturday afternoon of the Conference. 
Any questions? Please contact 

European Respiratory Society
4, Ave Sainte-Luce
CH-1003 Lausanne
Tel :  +41 21 213 01 01
Fax : +41 21 213 01 00