48th Union World Conference on Lung Health

Guadalajara, Mexico: -

Theme: Accelerating toward elimination

Website: http://guadalajara.worldlunghealth.org/

The 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health will convene in Guadalajara, Mexico, on 11 to 14 October 2017. It will unite researchers, global advocates, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and students working on all aspects of lung health, under the theme ‘Accelerating Toward Elimination’.

The conference theme will build on the momentum from the conference in Liverpool, drawing together 4000 delegates from 100 countries to achieve the ambitious goals that have been set for the global lung health agenda. It will focus on how to accelerate toward elimination on multiple fronts including tuberculosis (TB) and co-infections, improving tobacco control and reducing air pollution.