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Scientific Program

The Better Breathing 2019 scientific program is designed to update practicing respirologists and respirology health-care professionals on the latest knowledge, developments and trends in respiratory medicine.

At the end of the conference, participants will be better able to:

  • identify current challenges, explain treatment options and analyze approaches to disease management for a variety of respiratory conditions
  • liaise with others in the respiratory field through the new relationships forged during networking and interactive sessions
  • deliver updated, evidence-based scientific treatment, preventative or management techniques to patients with respiratory issues

The scientific program for Better Breathing 2019 includes a wide range of topics pertinent to adult and pediatric respiratory health including featured talks on the genetic determinants of lung disease and stem-cell based therapies, alternative therapies in COPD, management of advanced pulmonary disease, novel therapeutic targets for pulmonary fibrosis, transitioning to home mechanical ventilation, a new pediatric asthma action plan and many more!

The full OTS/Medicine preliminary program can be viewed here.

The full ORCS/Health-care preliminary program can be viewed here.