**Save the Date! Join us at the 2023 Workshop: Advancing Respiratory Protocols**

We are thrilled to invite you to the highly anticipated 2023 Vama Workshop, a prestigious joint Romanian-British medical meeting that aims to promote protocols in respiratory diseases. Since its inception in 2008, this event has attracted over 100 international participants from all facets of pneumology each year. Now, we cordially invite you to be a part of this remarkable gathering.

Date: 13 – 14 October 2023 (Friday – Saturday)
Format: Hybrid (Onsite and Streaming)
Location: Vama, Bucovina, Romania

Prepare to immerse yourself in a dynamic program that showcases the very best in scientific advancements and clinical practices in pneumology. Whether you are an experienced consultant, a dedicated junior doctor, or an ambitious student, this workshop has been crafted to cater to all audiences at various stages of their careers.

Endorsed by the esteemed Pneumology Society of Romania (Societatea Romana de Pneumologie) and offering educational credits, this year’s edition will also seek endorsement from the prestigious European Association of Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology (EABIP).

**Target Audience:** Consultants, Junior Consultants, Residents (Medici primari, specialiști, rezidenți)

Due to the nature of the event, spaces are strictly limited to 60 onsite participants. However, we will be live streaming the workshop, allowing a larger audience to participate based on pre-registration. Anticipating high demand, we estimate a total of 500+ global online participants, building on the success of our recent webinars.

Prepare to be inspired by an esteemed lineup of guest speakers hailing from Great Britain, Italy, France, India, China, Romania, and potentially other countries. Our speakers have been carefully selected for their ability to convey complex concepts in an accessible manner, with the support of the European Association for Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology (EABIP).

The workshop’s program will feature short, interactive presentations and hands-on sessions delivered in a captivating TED-style format. We encourage active discussions, debates, and questions to foster an engaging learning environment. Moreover, several practical workshops will provide opportunities to enhance your skills, all complemented by state-of-the-art equipment and simulators.

Rest assured, attending the 2023 Workshop will equip you with invaluable practical knowledge that can be immediately applied in your clinical practice. Furthermore, you will forge new collaborative relationships that will shape your future endeavors.

We sincerely hope that you will join us in Vama for this exceptional event. Secure your place and mark your calendar now! Thank you for your enthusiasm, and we eagerly anticipate your presence.

Best regards,

Tudor Toma, FRCP, PhD.

Organiser – Vama 2023

Consultant Physician, Respiratory, London.

Secretary EABIP, Member of the Executive Board.


Organizing Committee

Dr. Tudor Toma

Prof. Roxana Maria Nemeș

Prof. Traian Mihăescu

Prof. Lorenzo Corbetta

Previous Faculty

Dr.Galluccio Giovanni, IT

Dr. Lucio Michieletto, IT

Dr. Piero Candoli, IT

Dr. Daniela Nicoară, UK

Dr. Laura Briota, France

Dr. Natalia Buda, Poland

Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Corbetta, Italy

Conf. Dr. Irina Strambu, Bucuresti

Dr. Konstantina Kontogianni, Germany

Dr. Diana Turcu, Romania

Prof. Zhang Min,Shanghai