The Swiss Society of Pneumology (SSP) is an association which essentially brings together Swiss doctors who deal with lung and respiratory diseases. Through its activities, the SSP promotes knowledge and action in the field of prevention, detection and treatment of lung and respiratory diseases in Switzerland. Its main focus is on providing and retaining specialists in the field of lung and respiratory diseases.
The Society for Thoracic Surgery represents the concerns of thoracic surgery in Switzerland. The scientific society aims at the further development of its field and cares for the interests of initial, further and continuing training, as well as research and patient care. The close cooperation of its members and the continuous exchange of experience with Swiss and foreign specialist societies and colleagues serve these goals.
The Swiss Society of Sleep Research, Sleep Medicine and Chronobiology (SSSSC) aims for uniting the numerous Swiss experts of sleep and for providing information about sleep and sleep-related disorders to clinicians. Besides this, one of the main assignments of the Swiss Sleep Society is to promote sleep medicine education for practitioners.