Dear colleagues and friends,
It is my privilege and honor to welcome you to participate in the 23rd World Congress of Asthma - WCA-2016 in Madrid, Spain, organized by the Asthma Global Association-INTERASMA, from March 12 through March 15, 2016. This congress is supported by the Spanish societies: SEPAR (Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica), SEAIC (Sociedad Española de Alergología e Inmunología Clínica), SEICAP (Sociedad Española de Alergia, Inmunología Clínica, Asma y Alergia Pediátrica) and Spanish Pediatric Association (AEP).
WCA brings together specialists, physicians, and healthcare professionals from all over the world to share valuable scientific knowledge on asthma, ranging from diagnostic and therapeutic tools and techniques to leading-edge research. WCA has been very popular resulting in highly successful well attended congresses with outstanding state-of-the-art scientific programs. The 23rd World Congress of Asthma - WCA-2016 will not be an exception.
The INTERASMA is celebrating its 60th anniversary of uninterrupted education in the field of asthma, making it the most important international asthma and related diseases organization in the world, as well as a reference organization for primary care physicians, healthcare providers and medical students.
Madrid, the majestic capital of Spain, is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and it is famous for its rich heritage and culture, hosting important museums with masterpieces of art through centuries of exciting history. Today, Madrid is an economic, financial, administrative and cultural destination, offering great hospitality, infrastructure, great culinary tradition, and a very attractive night life.
It is our pleasure to welcome you to Madrid, Spain, in 2016.
Professor Giorgio Walter Canonica