HERMES examination: self-assessment course

This new session, linked to the Summer school of adult respiratory medicine, provides a unique opportunity to test your applied knowledge in adult respiratory medicine against 30 high-quality, case-based multiple-choice questions, selected from the question pool of the ERS HERMES European examination in adult respiratory medicine. All answers are then explained and discussed with a content expert onsite. This course is aimed at all respiratory professionals or trainees wishing to benchmark themselves against the European standards, or sit the European examination in adult respiratory medicine.

The event takes place after the Summer school of adult respiratory medicine, but is open to general public. Participants in Summer school can benefit from a special fee of €50 by sending an email to education@ersnet.org.

Course format

A 1-hour multiple-choice question assessment followed by a 2-hour explanation of correct answers and interactive discussion with a content expert.

Learning outcomes

Following this course, participants will:

  • Gain better knowledge of the major fields of respiratory medicine
  • Benchmark themselves against the European standards
  • Improve their proficiency in solving case-based multiple-choice questions
  • Prepare themselves for the European examination in adult respiratory medicine