Italian Society for Pediatric Respiratory Diseases
released: 1 March 2017
last updated: 1 March 2017
About this society:
The Italian Society for Pediatric Respiratory Diseases (SIMRI) was founded on September 24, 1995 and has the following goals:• to support scientific research in the field of respiratory disorders, through its study groups;
• to promote scientific collaboration with the main Italian and international companies;
• to spread the teaching and knowledge of the treatment of pediatric respiratory diseases.
Furthermore, SIMRI promotes awareness on issues of significant social impact, such as the consequences of cigarette smoking and passive smoking on children’s respiratory health.
The official organ of the Society is the magazine “Pneumologia Pediatrica”, which in every issue (four outings per year), investigates respiratory disorders in children. The magazine is available in the online version for all its members. SIMRI has over 600 members and is divided into several Study Groups. On the website (www.simri.it) it is possible to know in full the activities of the Company.