PATS and ERS Paediatric webinar: Paediatric Research - Meet the experts

Chairs: Dr Cristina Ardura (Switzerland), Dr Omolemo Kitchin (South Africa). Speakers: Dr Özge Yılmaz (Turkey) and Prof Pierre Goussard (South Africa)

The PATS and ERS paediatric webinar series continues, with a Paediatric Respiratory Research: meet the experts webinar on 7 October 2021. 

During this webinar, the two experts will share how they started their research in paediatric pulmonology, highlight the successes and failures they had and share how they built successful careers in Europe and Africa. They will also provide guidance and tips for early career members including how to engage with research groups and the various possibilities for those who want to do paediatric respiratory research.    

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Meet the experts: research in paediatric pulmonology

Target audience

Paediatricians, paediatric pulmonologists, fellows, respiratory physicians, physical therapists, nurses, public health specialists.


In this webinar 2 speakers one from ERS and PATS will discuss their career journeys in paediatric respiratory research and provide guidance to early career researchers. The webinar will be interactive by including voting questions in the presentations and by promoting an active Q & A session.

Date and Time

Thursday, 7 October 2021. 18:00 PM CAT/CET

Learning Outcomes

ECR and paediatric pulmonology fellows will gain insight on initiating research projects, current paediatric training research courses, networking and initiating collaborations regionally and internationally for success in research. A road map for research career pathing will be provided to the audience.

An application will be made for CPD accreditation of the webinar.