ABOUT RESPINA

Respiratory  Care Indonesia (Respina) is an annual international meeting in Indonesia on respiratory care. Respina is a result of collaboration of five pillars, which are Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine Faculty of Medicine University of Indonesia, American College of Chest Physician- Indonesia  Chapter, Asian  Pacific  Society  of Respirology,  Indonesia  Society  of Bronchoscopy  and Indonesian Society of Respirology, in answering the global problem of respiratory care. The mission of the meeting is to bring the up-to-date and latest information of respiratory care and as media of collaboration to each respiratory care practitioners in cooperative spirit.

Starting on 2006,  Respina is proudly joined by societies that shared the same interest particularly  in respiratory care, and they are as follows:
•  Indonesian Society of Respirology
•  Indonesian Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons
•  Indonesian Radiological Society
•  Indonesian Neurological Association
•  Indonesian Heart Association
•  The Indonesian Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Therapy
•  The Indonesian of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Association
•  Indonesian Pediatric Society
•  The Indonesian Otorhinolaryngological Head and Neck Surgery Society

Four other professional organizations joined Respina in 2011, they are:
•  Indonesian Association of Clinical Pathologists
•  The Indonesian Physician of community medicine and Public Health Association
•  Indonesian Sports Medicine Association
•  Indonesian Society for Clinical Microbiology

Respina 2019 is the 21st  meeting we have been conducting and during the years, Respina has become one of the major respiratory events in Indonesia and gained greater and still growing interest from physicians across the regions, particularly from our colleagues in Southeast Asia.