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Early Career Professionals

Early Career Professionals

Early Career Professionals

The ATS is committed to helping graduate and medical students, medical residents, clinical and postdoctoral fellows, and junior faculty pursue a successful career in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine. To foster career development among early career professionals, a number of sessions, networking opportunities, and resources, have been developed to make the experience at ATS 2018 San Diego, CA more rewarding and educational for all early career professionals, regardless of their chosen career track. To learn more, send an email to fellows@thoracic.org.

FTS 2019
RBC 2019
Student Scholar Program

Road Map for Early Career Professionals

Road Map

Are you attending ATS 2018 San Diego, CA as an early career professional or for the first time? If so, then the ATS Members In Transition and Training (MITT) Committee encourage you to download the Road Map for Early Career Professionals app via iTunes. This app is a well-balance representation of all the International Conference sessions and networking events that early career professionals and first-time attendees can learn from. For a preview of the Road Map please click here.


Early Career Sessions
  • Faculty Development Series
  • ATS 101 Session
  • Early Career Researchers Group


Early Career Networking
  • The Networking Exchange for Early Career Professionals
  • Center for Career Development
  • Science and Innovation Center
  • Clinicians Center
  • International Participants Center

ATS Business

Early Career Business
  • Fellows Track Symposium
  • Innovation in Fellowship Education Award
  • Resident Boot Camp
  • Student Scholars Program
  • Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Program
  • Assemblies Awards
  • Building Education to Advance Research (BEAR) Cage
  • Minority Trainee Development Scholarships
  • International Trainee Development Scholarships


Early Career Resources
  • Grant Resource Guide
  • ATS Assembly Program for Early Career Professionals
  • How to get involved with Journals

To learn more, send an email to: fellows@thoracic.org.