Frequently asked questions

Consult the frequently asked questions if you have any queries about the virtual ERS International Congress 2021.

Please note: This page is continuously updated and therefore the information below is subject to change.

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CME credits

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  • Will the Congress be CME accredited?

    The European Respiratory Society (ERS) applied for continuing medical education (CME) accreditation from the European Board for Accreditation in Pneumology (EBAP).

    EBAP has granted 27 European CME credits for the live virtual sessions of the ERS International Congress 2021 programme, taking place between 5–8 September, 2021. *NEW* this year – CME credits will also be awarded for pre-congress content and session replays, based on your hourly consumption. Up to a maximum of 50 credits can be accrued between pre-congress content, live sessions and session replays (1 CME credit per hour). For more information, please visit the dedicated web page.

  • What is the eligibility criteria to claim CME credits?

    CME credits are awarded based on your attendance of live sessions taking place between 5–8 September, 2021. *NEW* this year – CME credits will be also awarded for pre-congress content and sessions replays, based on your hourly consumption. Up to a maximum of 50 credits can be accrued between pre-congress content, live sessions and session replays (1 CME credit per hour). For more information, please visit the dedicated web page.

  • How do I claim CME credits?

    From Monday 13 September and after completion of the Congress evaluation survey–which is mandatory to receive CME credits–you will be able to download your CME certificate. Certificates of attendance and CME credits can be downloaded until December 2021. All congress delegates will be given access to the platform to claim CME credits from 13 September until 31 December, 2021. For more information, please visit the dedicated web page.

  • Who is the Italian AIFA agent?

    The agent for Italian participants regarding AIFA requirements is:

    Barbara Mantegazza – Aria di Viaggi Srl
    Via Matteo Bandello, 1 – 20123 Milano – Italy
    Tel. +39 024 81 86 92
    Email: barbara.mantegazza@ariadiviaggi.it

Congress certificates

Abstracts, posters, HERMES examinations and programme

Industry

Press programme, media registration and embargoes

Any further queries?

You can get in touch with specific ERS departments or Congress partners to find out more.

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