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

Pre-Congress Workshops

Ventilation Workshop
08h30 – 14h00

The ventilation workshop will focus on basic ventilation concepts, ventilatory strategies and the use of non-invasive ventilation including high flow nasal oxygen. The interactive workshop offers the clinician an opportunity to gain practical experience in both common clinical scenarios and the use of advanced ventilation strategies. guided by top local experts. Click here to register

CTEPH Workshop
08h30 – 15h00

The CTEPH workshop will focus on the diagnosis, pre-operative management and treatment of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension. Interactive cases will demonstrate the imaging modalities in diagnosis, percutaneous therapy, surgical techniques and post-operative management. Invited faculty from USA Michael Madani and Richard Channick. Click here to register

Bronchoscopy Workshop
08h30 – 16h00

The bronchoscopy workshop will focus both on basic bronchoscopy (flexible and rigid) and more advanced techniques, including endobronchial ultrasound and transbronchial needle aspiration. The hands-on workshop will have something to offer clinicians with varying levels of experience and expertise and will be presented by top local experts. Click here to register

Paediatric Lung Functions Workshop: Improving Care
08h30 – 16h00

The paediatric lung function workshop will cover the state of the art in paediatric lung function, focusing on tests available to South African clinicians and carers of children with respiratory disease. Interactive presentations and practical stations will cover the physiology, collection and interpretation of various lung function measures including spirometry, bronchodilator response testing, exhaled nitric oxide, oscillometry and diffusion capacity as they relate to paediatric lung diseases. Click here to register