Request for Applications

Scientific Program Committee Co-Chair (SPC)

Deadline to apply: Sunday, June 9, 2024

Application Closed

The AABIP Conference is the flagship annual event for the AABIP providing updated scientific knowledge, cutting edge research, networking opportunities, and exposure to emerging minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and technologies related to the care of patients with thoracic disease.
Selection will be made by the AABIP Program Organizing Committee.  The AABIP is committed to an organizational culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. We embrace equal opportunity for members to participate and encourage applications from all non-physician and physician members representing all ethnicities, races, nationalities, and genders.

2025 Scientific Program Committee Co-Chair Term:
  • 2025 Co-Chair
  • 2026 Chair
2026 Scientific Program Committee Co-Chair Term:
  • 2026 Co-Chair
  • 2027 Chair
Scientific Program Content Track Subcommittee Members (related RFA)
All candidates for this position will automatically be considered for the Content Track Subcommittee member positions.

The Scientific Program Committee (SPC) serves within the Planning Organizing Committee for the AABIP Annual Conference. The SPC is charged with organizing the annual Scientific Program. The duties include, but are not limited to, developing the scientific program agenda by selecting the topics and presenters, developing content, and coordinating with the Planning Organizing Committee, Education Committee and Research Committee. The selected individual will assume the position of Chair for the Scientific Program the following year (i.e. during the second year of the term). This is a voluntary service position.

Position Requirements:
  • Physician member of the AABIP in good standing
  • Five or more years from completion of most recent formal fellowship training (IP or PCCM)
  • Demonstration of prior service within the AABIP
  • Be prepared to dedicate no less than 2 hours each week, including participation in weekly meetings with the scientific program committee and monthly to bi-monthly meetings with the planning organizing committee 

Application Materials:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of interest (300-500 words) describing your engagement and the value you can bring to the committee. (Please denote the position for which you are applying)

Deadline to apply: Sunday, June 9, 2024

Application Closed

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

Septimiu Murgu, MD
Chair, Program Organizing Committee

Jasleen Pannu, MD
Chair, Scientific Program Committee, 2024 AABIP Conference

Laura Frye, MD
Co-Chair, Scientific Program Committee, 2024 AABIP Conference

Chair, Scientific Program Committee, 2025 AABIP Conference

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