The International Society for Respiratory Protection

Respiratory Protection for the World

The International Society for Respiratory Protection is proud to announce the 20th biennial conference to be held virtually 09-12 May 2022; registration and additional information can be found at

The conference is an international meeting of the world's experts in the practice and science of respiratory protection. Come to hear presentations on the current state of respiratory protection worldwide, more important than ever, now and for the future. Stay to develop meaningful connections and professional opportunities with the international attendees.

The conference is eligible for continuing education credits for many organizations.

Keynote Speakers will provide their insights and perspectives on “Respiratory protection for the world”. The schedule is arranged to have sessions and events available live and on demand, suitable for worldwide attendance throughout the conference.

Monday 9 May 2022 Professional Development Sessions Respiratory Protection for Infectious Disease, Aerosol Transmission, and Respiratory Protective Equipment Selection and Use Programs
  Icebreaker / Social Event  
Tuesday 10 May - Thursday 12 May 2022 Presentation and Poster Sessions Respiratory protection for COVID and healthcare (including management of waste generation) Wildland firefighting International standards for respiratory protection and face coverings First responder respiratory protective equipment New products and concepts Respiratory protection for underserved populations Respiratory protection science: Old problems needing new solutions as well as workshops on Use in confined spaces, radiological protection, and fit testing.
  Exhibition The latest in respiratory protection technology, solutions, and services from industry.
  Annual General Meeting State of the Society along with opportunities to volunteer.

Presentations and posters on research, use, design, certification, and role of respiratory protection in the workplace and for the general public are invited for the 20th biennial Conference of the International Society for Respiratory Protection. Submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis until 28 February 2022 at

Students and those recently entering the field are strongly encouraged to join and participate!

Sponsorships are also available at a variety of levels, please contact for more details.

Organising Committee:

Technical Committee Chair: Dr. Gabriele Troescher

Conference Chair: Dr. Eva Dickson

For any enquires regarding the programme, please contact:

For any general enquiries, please contact: