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A message from Andrés Guardado, official ambassador for the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health
A message from renowned international footballer Andrés Guardado, official ambassador for the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health, which will be held in Guadalajara 11-14 October, 2017.
Mexican footballer Andrés Guardado announced as Conference Ambassador for the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health, to be held in Guadalajara, Mexico
The 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health was today officially launched at the Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco in Guadalajara ahead of World TB Day on 24 March.
Conference registration now open
Registration is now open for the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health, the world’s largest gathering of researchers, global advocates, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and students working on all aspects of lung health.
Inscripciones abiertas para la conferencia
Únete a La Unión: Los miembros de La Unión reciben un descuento de 50 euros en un registro completo de cuatro días, así como muchos otros beneficios. Usted tendrá la oportunidad de unirse a La Unión como parte del proceso de registro en línea.
The 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico launched ahead of World TB Day (PDF 93 KB)
Mexican footballer Andrés Guardado announced as Conference Ambassador
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