Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
ERS is the leading professional organisation in its field in Europe. It is broad-based, with some 10,000 members and counting in over 100 countries. Its scope covers both basic science and clinical medicine. ERS seeks to alleviate suffering from respiratory disease and promote lung health through research, sharing of knowledge and through medical and public education.
Característiques principals
ERS Long-Term Research Fellowships (LTRF) are intended to advance and to develop skills in basic, clinical or translational research. The research project may involve basic experimental studies, clinical investigations, epidemiology or any other research area relevant to respiratory medicine. Applicants are encouraged to include a training component within their research project.
f. ERS fellowships are not granted for undergraduate studies, workshops, courses, lectures, meetings, conferences, congresses or for visiting institutions. Similarly, ERS fellowships are not for clinical and educational training purposes (clinical diagnostic procedures, therapeutic interventional procedures, treatment, etc.).
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
Carol Barnwell: [email protected] Ext.: 1670
Marta López: [email protected] Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)
  • Candidates should be actively engaged in the respiratory field.
  • Applicants must be postgraduates holding a university degree in any field related to respiratory medicine/science (MD, MSc, PhD, MD-PhD, PhD student). Applicants should be graduated with an MD, MSc or equivalent at the time of application.
  • Postgraduate scientists such as immunologists, biologists, geneticists, pharmacologists, biophysicists, chemists, etc. involved in respiratory science, are entitled to apply for the ERS Long-Term Fellowships. At a minimum, applicants should hold an MD or MSc at the time of application.
  • Qualified healthcare professionals (non-MD) working in respiratory health/medicine (nurses, physiotherapists, respiratory function technologists, allied respiratory professionals, etc.) are entitled to apply for an ERS Long-Term Fellowship. At a minimum, applicants should hold an MSc or equivalent at the time of application.
  • Candidates should have adequate fluency in the language spoken at the host institute.
  • Applications having been previously rejected may be resubmitted; they should be improved, where possible.
  • There are no age or nationality restrictions
  • ERS membership is required
  • Dotació
    The Fellowship provides the recipient with a subsistence allowance to cover the Fellow’s living costs and a flat rate for travelling expenses to the Host Institute.
    Grants are funded according to the personal (number of children under 16 years of age) and professional circumstances of the Fellow and the Host country.
    Please check the rates in the Rules and Regulations document.
    6-24 months
    Applications and all supporting documents must be submitted in English and online by using the following link


    LTRF Application Guidelines 2019.pdf