Early Career Members Committee

Early-career members (ECM) are represented throughout ERS by the Early Career Member Committee (ECMC). Both groups are comprised of members under the age of 40.

About

ERS has a significant number of ECMs and is committed to supporting them to reach their potential by providing opportunities that are tailored to the needs of professionals at the start of their career. These activities are guided by the important contributions of the ECMC.

Objectives
  • To support ECMs to fully utilise the opportunities provided by ERS.
  • To ensure that ERS provides suitable and desirable opportunities.
  • To increase ECM involvement in the full range of ERS activities.
  • To ensure that ECM are well-represented in ERS committees, councils and assemblies.
  • To support ECMs to flourish within ERS and apply for leadership roles.

Committee members

Thomas Gille - profile image
Thomas Gille
Assembly 1

Respiratory clinical care and physiology


Christoph Fisser - profile image
Christoph Fisser
Assembly 2

Respiratory intensive care


Sara Cuevas Ocaña - profile image
Sara Cuevas Ocaña
Assembly 3

Basic and translational sciences


Matteo Bradicich - profile image
Matteo Bradicich
Assembly 4

Sleep disordered breathing


Carolina Gotera - profile image
Carolina Gotera
Assembly 5

Airway diseases, asthma, COPD and chronic cough


Orianne Dumas - profile image
Orianne Dumas
Assembly 6

Epidemiology and environment


Susanne J. H. Vijverberg - profile image
Susanne J. H. Vijverberg
Assembly 7

Paediatrics


Dorina Rama Esendagli - profile image
Dorina Rama Esendagli
Assembly 8

Thoracic surgery and transplantation


Joana Patricia Dos Santos Cruz - profile image
Joana Patricia Dos Santos Cruz
Assembly 9

Allied respiratory professionals


Holly Keir - profile image
Holly Keir
Assembly 10

Respiratory infections


Maria Joana Pereira Catarata - profile image
Maria Joana Pereira Catarata
Assembly 11

Thoracic oncology


Karen Moor - profile image
Karen Moor
Assembly 12

Interstitial lung diseases


Mona Lichtblau - profile image
Mona Lichtblau
Assembly 13

Pulmonary vascular diseases