Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation Conference

9–11 June, 2022 | Berlin, Germany | #RFMV2022

This must-attend event will offer cutting-edge scientific sessions and interactive educational content, covering aspects from acute and chronic care to working in the multidisciplinary team.


Registration for the conference is now open.


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Abstract and case submission

The call for abstract and case submissions is now open.

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What does the conference offer?

Delegates will have the opportunity to hear from experts in the field of RFMV, network with peers from around the world, and participate in interactive sessions and hands-on practical skills workshops. There will also be the option to submit cases and abstracts for presentation and discussion.

Who can attend?

The conference is aimed at pulmonologists, paediatricians and other professionals working in critical care such as intensivists, emergency medicine physicians, anaesthesiologist, physiotherapists, respiratory nurses, allied health professionals and cardiologists.

Organising committee

Leo Heunks - profile image
Leo Heunks
Conference Chair

ERS Assembly 2 Head

Tiina Andersen - profile image
Tiina Andersen

Rebecca D’Cruz - profile image
Rebecca D’Cruz

Marieke Duiverman - profile image
Marieke Duiverman
ERS Group 2.2 Secretary

Begüm Ergan - profile image
Begüm Ergan

Christian Karagiannidis - profile image
Christian Karagiannidis
ERS Group 2.1 Chair

Daniel Langer - profile image
Daniel Langer
ERS Assembly 9 Head

Stefano Nava - profile image
Stefano Nava
ERS Presidential Award Winner 2021

Maxime Patout - profile image
Maxime Patout
ERS Assembly 2 Early Career Representative

Anita Simonds - profile image
Anita Simonds
ERS Past President

Wolfram Windisch - profile image
Wolfram Windisch

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