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American Thoracic Society International Conference 2019

May 17 - 22, 2019
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Dallas, TX


The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is participating in the American Thoracic Society International Conference 2019. NHLBI-supported research will be presented at more than 30 sessions. See the schedule below for a snapshot of the NHLBI’s sessions at #ATS2019.

NOTE: Times subject to change. Please consult the official ATS schedule.

Key Highlights

Session B13: 50 Years of Progress in Pulmonary Science
Time & Date: 9:15 a.m., May 20, 2019
Room D221/D225/D226
Presenter/Chair: Gary H. Gibbons, M.D., NHLBI

Session L18: Resident Duty Hours, Patient Safety, and Resident Sleep: Results of the ROSTERS and iCOMPARE Trials
Time & Date: 12:15 p.m., May 20, 2019
Location: Room D221/D225/D226
Chairs: Lora Reineck, M.D., and Michael Twery, Ph.D., NHLBI

5th Annual ATS BEAR Cage Competition
Time & Date: 1–3 p.m., Monday, May 20, 2019
Location: Science and Innovation Center, Hall B (Level 2)
Competition Finalist: Adrienne Campbell-Washburn, Ph.D., NHLBI

NHLBI Research Presentations at ATS 2019

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Session PG22: All Things NTM: A Road Map to the Diagnosis and Management of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Room D171/D173
Presenter/Chair: Kenneth Olivier, M.D., M.P.H.