October 17 – 21
Join Us for the Premier Education Event in Clinical Chest Medicine
Registration is now open
CHEST leadership and staff are continually monitoring the pandemic, weighing the shifting trajectory of the infection and infection control measures implemented nationally and locally, while ensuring that we have flexible offerings available to meet your short- and long-term educational needs. At present, we are planning to hold the live meeting in Chicago, Illinois, pending travel restrictions, CDC recommendations, and the Restore Illinois regional plan. In the event that we are unable to hold the in-person meeting, a virtual CHEST Annual Meeting 2020 will be made available with live interactive education, postgraduate courses, networking events, CHEST Games, and so much more, so you can attend the premier event in clinical chest medicine from the safety of your home. Please check back regularly for more details.
Worry-Free Registration Policy
Keeping safety precautions in mind and acknowledging that your workload is becoming increasingly heavier due to the progressing COVID-19 situation, CHEST will be granting full refunds to any registrant who finds that they can no longer attend CHEST 2020 as the meeting approaches.
CHEST 2020 attendees will be able to make changes to or cancel hotel reservations up to 24 hours in advance of the reservation date without penalty. *This policy is only guaranteed through CHEST’s official housing bureau, onPeak. Learn more and book.
*onPeak is the only official hotel provider associated with our event. Be aware that entering into financial agreements with nonendorsed companies can have costly consequences.
Why You Should Attend the CHEST Annual Meeting
The premier event in clinical chest medicine CHEST 2020 is going to be in the Windy City. Optimize and personalize your pulmonary, critical care, and sleep patient outcomes by immersing yourself in the most relevant clinical chest medicine research and procedures. Bring your team, and attend over 400 simulation and general sessions, interdisciplinary programs, postgraduate courses, and poster presentations, all while networking with thousands of your colleagues from around the world.
Childcare at CHEST 2020 With KiddieCorp
Do you plan on bringing your family to the CHEST Annual Meeting 2020 in Chicago? We are excited to bring back the option of childcare for your children ages 6 months through 12 years old with KiddieCorp, allowing you to attend more CHEST 2020 events. This children’s program will provide exciting activities for full and half days from October 17-21, 2020.
*Limited spots will be available, so make sure you register your child(ren) in advance! Get more details.
* If you plan to use the childcare services, please note that childcare will be at the Sheraton Grand Chicago; therefore, it is recommended that you stay at that hotel during the annual meeting.
News for CHEST 2020
CHEST 2020 Call for Abstracts and Case Reports
CHEST is now accepting submissions for abstracts and case reports that will be presented at CHEST Annual Meeting 2020 in Chicago, IL. Accepted abstracts and case reports (excluding clinical case puzzlers) will appear in an online supplement to the journal CHEST®.
Call for Moderators and Graders
CHEST is currently calling for graders to review and grade the abstract and case report submissions for this year’s annual meeting, and requesting moderators to facilitate discussions, questions, and answers within assigned sessions on-site at CHEST 2020 in Chicago. Those interested should have proficient knowledge in the content area(s) selected and complete a Conflict of Interest disclosure. Grading will take place June 3-21. Moderators will be notified from July through September of their acceptance as a moderator.
CHEST 2019 Recorded Sessions
CHEST 2019 recorded sessions are now available. Registrants of CHEST 2019 receive free access to these recorded sessions until October 2020, and access is also available as part of the CHEST e-Learning Library subscription for nonregistrants.