Important Dates

Abstract submissions

Monday, 3 February - Friday, 24 April

Early-bird registration closes

Tuesday, 28 April

Online registration closes

Monday, 27 July

Email Address:


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Postal Address:

Postnet Suite 197, Private Bag X11, Craighall, 2024, South Africa

Abstract Submissions

Abstract submissions open – Monday, 3 February
Abstract submissions close – Friday, 24 April

The Organising Committee invites submission of Abstracts to be considered for presentation in the following formats:

* oral platform (10 minutes)
* poster

Authors are requested to indicate their preference, but should note that the final decision lies with the Scientific Committee.


  • Adult pulmonology (including physiotherapy)
  • Paediatric pulmonology (including physiotherapy)
  • Thoracic Surgery

Abstract format

Maximum of 250 words. No graphs or diagrams permitted.
Provision has been made for Poster presentations.
Note: All visuals shown must have informed consent. Speakers must declare a conflict of interest before starting their presentations

Kindly divide your abstract according to the following headings:

Research Abstract

Introduction, Methods, Results & Conclusions

Case Report

Introduction, Case & Discussion l Abstracts not conforming to this format will be returned


Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee who reserves the right to accept and allocate abstracts for either poster or oral presentation. All presenters of accepted abstracts must be registered as congress delegates. Early registration fee will apply

If you experience any difficulty, email the administrator