About the Assemblies

Assemblies are subdivisions of the Society composed of members and affiliates with like interests within the broad fields of respiratory disease and critical care medicine. The purpose of an assembly is to improve the collection, interpretation, and dissemination of information, improve communication among the members, and participate in the planning of the International Conference. Assemblies are also responsible for creating and updating ATS Statements and Position Papers. Each ATS member may choose to join one primary assembly and up to two secondary assemblies.

Assembly on Allergy, Immunology and Inflammation (AII)

Assembly on Behavioral Science and Health Services Research (BSHSR)

Assembly on Critical Care (CC)

Assembly on Clinical Problems (CP)

Assembly on Environmental, Occupational and Population Health (EOPH)

Assembly on Microbiology, Tuberculosis and Pulmonary Infections (MTPI)

Assembly on Nursing (NUR)

Assembly on Pediatrics (PEDS)

Assembly on Pulmonary Circulation (PC)

Assembly on Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR)

Assembly on Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology (RCMB)

Assembly on Respiratory Structure and Function (RSF)

Assembly on Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology (SRN)

Assembly on Thoracic Oncology (TO)


Last Reviewed: May 2017