Ciro Academy

2018 International Year in Review

12-12-2018 tot 13-12-2018

Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Physical Activity, Self Management, Respiratory Failure and Palliative Respiratory Care

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of what was recently published and discovered in 2018, in the fields of pulmonary rehabilitation, physical activity, self-management, respiratory failure and palliative respiratory care. Moreover, prof. dr. Thierry Troosters (Belgium) and prof. dr. Jean Bourbeau (Canada) will give their inspiring views on physical activity coaching and collaborative self-management in 2025, respectively.

Course venue

TheaterHotel De Oranjerie, Kloosterwandplein 12-16, Roermond, The Netherlands. For those who are interested to visit Ciro: this is possible on December 11 from 1 to 4.30 PM. If you want to make use of this free guided tour, please write ‘TOUR CIRO’ in the space of ‘OTHER REMARKS’.

Target audience

  • Clinicians, pulmonary physicians
  • Respiratory physiologists
  • Respiratory physiotherapists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses, social workers and carers
  • Healthcare managers and educators
  • Trainees in the above specialties
  • Research fellows

Faculty and program

For more details see the faculty and program


An application will be made to the European Board for Accreditation in Pneumology (EBAP) for CME accreditation of this event. Additionally, application for CME will be made to the NVALT (Dutch chest physicians) and the KNGF (Dutch physiotherapists). The number of credits that you will receive corresponds to your attendance during the course. Please note that you need to sign the register of attendance each day to ensure that you receive the CME credits.


Registration: 375 euro. Early-bird registration (before July 15, 2018), registration for current ERS member, and/or registration for BSc/MSc/PhD-students*: 310 euro.  *please provide a signed letter of confirmation by your local supervisor/dean (


Everything will be done in English. After completion of the two-day course, all participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

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