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Opportunities during this year’s ERS Congress to meet and discuss with patients and members of the public about ongoing PPI in research and future collaborations

“How to involve patients in research”September 30 at 07:00–08:15 hThis session will be led by patients who have been involved in the Europe-wide U-BIOPRED severe asthma project and will be chaired by Dan Smyth (ELF Chair), himself a patient
Annual reception for the patient organisations attending CongressSeptember 28 at 12:45–14:00 h (D404)If you are interested in coming to meet some of the key patient organisations and advocates in Europe, please send an email to Sarah.Masefield{at}
Patient organisations and ELF stand in the World VillageSeptember 26–30Patient organisations and ELF will display information about their ideas and activities
Healthy Lungs for Life Auditorium in the World VillageSome patient organisations will be presenting about their opportunities and you should look out for the programme on site and come along to hear more
  • Note that the patient organisation programme is also available on the ERS Congress website (