In cooperation with the European Respiratory Society (ERS) the German Center for Lung Research (“Deutsches Zentrum für Lungenforschung”, DZL) offers 5 long-term fellowships (project duration 12 – 24 months) for international postgraduates in any area of respiratory health, medicine and science. The candidates will go to one of the 5 DZL sites in Germany.


Further information on LTRF 2019 Application Guidelines (page 8, section 3.7)

Please apply via ERS websites

Please note: Application deadline has already expired.


For information about the DZL/ERS joint fellowships and for other long-term fellowships 2018 please visit the ERS website.

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