Simulation Education. Real Results.

Experience advanced, hands-on clinical education and immediately relevant professional training.

American College of Chest Physicians hands on training


Whether you're a newcomer or a longstanding CHEST member, we're committed to providing opportunities to meet your learning needs and style. We make knowledge relevant in every respect. We generate trusted, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and provide a filter for the constant stream of clinical information, making it more manageable. We deliver knowledge in formats that meet your needs: from conferences to online courses to hands-on and procedural training at one of the most advanced medical simulation centers in the world.

Our clinical education program is internationally recognized and accredited. We hold Accreditation With Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, placing us in the highest tier of continuing medical education providers. We're the first medical association in the nation to receive accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, and we're committed to being your source for cutting-edge education and an active partner in implementing new practices. Our Innovation, Simulation, and Training Center is a state-of-the-art education facility for delivering clinical education in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine where you can experience hands-on learning that allows you to put the latest clinical advances into immediate practice. Learn more.

Advanced Clinical Training

Certificate of Completion Program
Take advantage of thorough, hands-on, and immediately relevant professional training with customized guidance from the top names in the field. Upon completion, you can apply your improved clinical skills immediately to enhance your patient care. Programs are available in critical care ultrasonography, bronchoscopy, and mechanical ventilation.

Simulation Program
As the first medical association to be accredited by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, we are an established leader in simulation education. We provide programs with a strong clinical focus for improving patient care in airway management, bronchoscopy, critical care management, critical care ultrasonography, and mechanical ventilation.

SEEK will stimulate and challenge your clinical thought processes related to recall, interpretation, and problem-solving skills. It is an invaluable study tool for anyone certifying and recertifying in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep specialties.

Video Resources
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Annual Events

CHEST 2016
October 22-26
Los Angeles, California

With mild temperatures and sunshine nearly 300 days a year, Los Angeles is often described as "perfect." And, it's a perfect setting for CHEST 2016, where we'll connect a global community in clinical chest medicine. As always, our program will deliver current pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine topics presented by world-renowned faculty in a variety of innovative instruction formats.