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2017 International Year in Review - CIRO

General May 2017
2017 International Year in Review - CIRO

This two-day course on December 13 and 14 2017 will provide a comprehensive overview of what was recently published and discovered in 2017, in the fields of pulmonary rehabilitation, physical activity, respiratory failure and palliative respiratory care. Moreover, Prof. Dr. Emiel F.M. Wouters (Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands) and Prof. Dr. Randall J. Curtis (University of Washington, Seattle, USA) will give their inspiring views on pulmonary rehabilitation and end-of-life respiratory care in 2025, respectively.

Course venue

Ciro, Hornerheide 1, 6085 NM, Horn, The Netherlands

Target audience

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

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: 240 euro. Early-bird registration (before July 15, 2017) and/or registration for BSc/MSc/PhD-students*: 210 euro.  *please provide a signed letter of confirmation by your local supervisor/dean (academy@ciro-horn.nl)


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