Explore our upcoming and past CHEST meetings from around the world.

Upcoming Meetings

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Coming in 3-5 February, 2022, Bologna, Italy, will once again set a perfect backdrop for the in-person CHEST Congress 2022. Hosted by CHEST and the CHEST Italian Delegates, this premier education event in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine will give attendees access to world-renowned faculty from regional and international centers of excellence. Whether you choose to attend sessions focusing on thoracic malignancies, airway disorders, chest infections, interventional pulmonary procedures, or sleep disorders, you can expect CHEST’s expertise in simulation-based education, case- and problem-based sessions, and evidence-based medicine to shine through.

Past Meetings


Under the leadership of program chairs Dr. Bill Kelly and Dr. Girolamo Pelaia, and our partnership with the CHEST Italian Delegation, led by Professor Francesco de Blasio, more than 3000 people joined the 1-day, educational congress on June 26, 2020, focusing on the most recent discoveries on COVID-19, pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine; and more!

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CHEST Regional Congress 2019, co-hosted by the Hellenic Thoracic Society and CHEST took place in Athens, Greece on 27-29 June 2019 and hosted outstanding sessions covering a multitude of topics, including interstitial lung disease, COPD, asthma, lung cancer, pleural disease, sarcoid, pulmonary hypertension and more.

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CHEST Congress 2019 Thailand took place on 10-12 April 2019 and was co-hosted by the Thoracic Society of Thailand and CHEST. The Congress connected clinical experts and specialists from around the world and provided over 1000 participants from more than 56 different countries with the top-class CHEST learning and training experience. The unique five track program was focused on sleep disorders, interventional pulmonary procedures, pulmonary infections, pulmonary malignancy, and airway diseases, and featured simulation demonstrations, hands-on learning and CHEST GAMEs (Games Augmenting Medical Education).