Online Workshops and e-Learning

Free online learning on brief advice for helping people quit tobacco. (

International and National Conferences and Meetings

7 9 Sep  2020 –  ERS 30th Annual International Congress (

10 Sep  2020 –  3rd Annual Global Respiratory Summit (

25 September 2020 – World Lung Day – Join respiratory organizations from around the world and celebrate World Lung Day on 25 September. To get involved and receive the World Lung Day Toolkit when it’s released, email Lisa Roscoe from the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) on

September – November 2020 (webinar) Weekly (Wed 10am EST) capacity building webinars offered by the Global Allergy and Airways Patient Platform (GAAPP,

18 – 21 October 2020CHEST Annual Meeting (

20 – 24 October 2020  – 51st Union World Conference on Lung Health in Seville 2020 ( The Union Conference will include a symposium titled “Treating Mild Asthma: A Paradigm Shift” (Prof Asma El Sony of GAN and Prof Helen Reddel of GINA) SESS-WCLH-2020-00358, with other speakers from GAN (

23 – 24 October 2020 – European Federation of Allergy and Airways Diseases Patients’ Associations (EFA) Allergy and Respiratory Patients Conference. This first Allergy and Respiratory Patients Conference is a semi-virtual event that will take place on October 23rd – 24th 2020. The two days event will give a glance on the latest innovations in research and care for allergies and airways diseases and help build capacity in the digital space. (

4 8 November 2020 (virtual) – 26th National Congress of the Romanian Society of Pneumology. (

16 – 18 November 2020 – Geneva Health Forum (in presence & online). With a series of hands-on activities on accessible, reproducible equipment for health (

 29 – 31 January 2021 – 25th Congrès de Pneumologie de Langue Française, CPLF at Lille Grand Palais (

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