Enrich your learning with Spotlight Sessions on specific topics

Expand your education at CHEST 2022 with Spotlight Sessions, offering you a deeper look into clinical areas that interest you most. These sessions focusing on various issues relevant to a specific clinical area or topic are a great way to expand your knowledge and improve your understanding of specialized tracks. Many Spotlight Session tracks also offer a certificate of completion to show your mastery in the topic.

There will be seven Spotlight topics to choose from with two to 10 sessions available in each*:

  • Asthma (6 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: biologic mechanisms and pathways, guideline updates, and emerging therapies to optimize outcomes.
  • Bronchiectasis (2 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: diagnosis and management of non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis and novel agents in bronchiectasis.
  • Pulmonary Hypertension (8 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: choice of therapy for patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), disparities in PAH, management of pulmonary hypertension (PH) in patients with interstitial lung disease, and management of PH in patients with left heart disease.
  • Lung Cancer (10 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: diagnostic evaluation, guideline updates, lung cancer and the role of the pulmonologist, biomarkers and staging, lung cancer disparities, and survivorship.
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (10 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: emerging diagnostic technologies, updates on both pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatment and management options, and management of ILD post-COVID.
  • Pneumonia (2 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: diagnostic testing, treatment strategies, and emerging therapies.
  • Cystic Fibrosis (2 sessions)
    • Session content will address topics including: antibiotic selection during pulmonary exacerbations and ICU specific considerations for patients with cystic fibrosis.

Gain expertise in the topics that affect your practice at CHEST 2022 with Spotlights.


*As of October 11, 2022.

Asthma Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.

Bronchiectasis Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Insmed, Inc.

Pulmonary Hypertension Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Merck Sharp & Dohme, LLC, and Bayer Pharmaceuticals.

Lung Cancer Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Merck Sharp & Dohme, LLC; Sanofi; Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.; and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.

Interstitial Lung Disease Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, and by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, LLC.

Pneumonia Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Merck Sharp & Dohme, LLC.

Cystic Fibrosis Spotlight: Supported by an educational grant from Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated.

Honor lectures and awards

Do you have a colleague or mentor who should be recognized for their work in chest medicine?
Consider nominating them for a CHEST 2023 Honor Lecture or Annual Award. Nominations are
due Tuesday, January 31.