Metabolic alterations in lung ageing and disease

18th Lung Science Conference

Organisers : Reinoud Gosens (ERS Conferences and Seminars Director), Patrick Berger (LSC 2020 Programme Coordinator), Phil Hansbro (LSC 2020 Programme Coordinator), Anna Krasnodembskaya (LSC 2020 Programme Coordinator)

Registration

Registration to attend the Lung Science Conference 2020 will open in October 2019

Special features of the ERS Lung Science Conferences

The ERS 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. It offers a unique opportunity to network with peers from across the globe and will present cutting-edge abstracts on novel experimental lung research. The following features are organised every year:

LSC Awards

3 competitions will be organised throughout the Conference:

  • The Young Investigator Session Award: for young presenters (40 years old or less at the time of the Conference) who submitted an 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.

Early Career session

A special session for the LSC Early Career delegates is organised every year, for the Saturday afternoon of the Conference.

LSC abstracts submission

Abstracts submission for the Lung Science will open in September 2019.