CHEST 2022 Sessions Preview

The chest medicine community is coming back together in Nashville, and there’s no better way to experience the comprehensive educational offerings than by attending CHEST 2022 in person. Get a sneak peek at the program and the interactive, hands-on sessions you can expect.

Discover new insights that impact your clinical practice

Join sessions on 2022’s hottest topics in chest medicine. Develop your knowledge on intratumoral therapies for lung cancer, OSA, pulmonary disease in pregnancy, perioperative sleep-disordered breathing, renal replacement therapy, and the effects of indoor mold infestation on lung health. More highlights include:

  • Latest trends in COVID-19 care, such as recommended protocols and surge planning
  • Deep dives into the latest CHEST guidelines on thromboprophylaxis for patients with COVID-19, antithrombotic therapy for VTE, and lung cancer screening
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity within medicine, including how lung disease affects populations differently

Don’t miss a single session: Add an On Demand Pass to your meeting registration, and you’ll enjoy post-meeting online access to session slides with audio voice-over.

CHEST Annual Meeting 2022 | Nashville | October 16-19

Meeting Location
Music City Center
Nashville, Tennessee



Less “talk the talk,” more “walk the walk”

At CHEST 2022, you won’t simply be told what’s new in chest medicine. You’ll experience the latest developments for yourself through several different kinds of interactive sessions.* Learn from simulation courses featuring CHEST’s state-of-the-art simulation technology, and connect personally with experts at Meet the Professor sessions. CHEST 2022 will also feature engaging CHEST games, postgraduate courses, debates on controversial topics, and problem-based learning sessions.

Simulation sessions

Simulation sessions

Choose from 30 different simulation sessions that cover airway management on cadavers, endobronchial ultrasound-based mediastinal anatomy, managing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and much more. CHEST 2022 will feature 10 new simulation courses, including a new interventional bronchoscopy course for clinicians and recent graduates who want to develop their bronchoscopy skills.

Simulation sessions

CHEST games

Mix up your learning experience, and participate in CHEST games at the annual meeting. Whether you like to play individually or with colleagues, you’ll enjoy competing in escape rooms and other game breaks led by CHEST members.

Simulation sessions

Simulation sessions

Postgraduate courses

Explore robust full- or half-day postgraduate courses, with sessions on interstitial lung disease, management of pleural diseases, enhancing the patient-provider relationship, and more. Four postgraduate courses will utilize interactive simulation technology, including sessions on advanced bronchoscopy for peripheral lung nodules and thoracic ultrasound.


Meet the Professor sessions

Connect with leading chest medicine experts during these limited-capacity discussions capped at 24 registrants per session. Participate in stimulating conversations on sepsis, lung transplants, ARDS, and central sleep apnea in heart disease. Meet renowned faculty, and get your questions answered.


Problem-based learning sessions

Supplement your schedule with these unique sessions, where you’ll solve real-world clinical problems in small groups. Refine your expertise on topics like screening for lung cancer, home mechanical ventilation, and personalized sleep apnea therapy.

*Certain sessions require an additional registration fee.