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Register now for ATS 2017 International Conference

American Thoracic Society

Join us at the ATS 2017 International Conference (ATS 2017) in the nation's capital. In addition to hosting the world's leading scientists and clinicians in the fields of pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine, ATS 2017 will offer presentations of approximately 6,700 scientific and case report abstracts. Topics include:

  • Asthma treatment compliance in children
  • Air pollution and sleep
  • COPD exacerbations and cardiovascular risk
  • Obstructive sleep apnea and pregnancy
  • Lung cancer and suicide

Complimentary registration for journalists is available online. A fully equipped and staffed press room, with computer workstations and laptop connections, will be available for registered journalists from Sunday, May 21 through Wednesday, May 24 in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, street level, room 149 AB.

For more information about ATS 2017, visit or follow the meeting hashtag #ATS2017. Download the conference app at

For more information about ATS 2017 press registration and media activities at the conference, see our media guidelines or contact Dacia Morris at


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