The 2nd Congress of

Abstract Submissions

International Society of Pediatric Respiratory Diseases

The Only Global Congress Focused on Pediatric Respiratory Diseases



Heymut Omran

Professor in Paediatrics, Head of the Department of General Pediatrics, University Childrens Hospital Münster, Germany. Fellow of the European Respiratory Society (ERS), Member of the North Rhine Westphalian Academy of Sciences and Arts and of the Leopoldina National Academy of Sciences. Coordinator of the European Reference Network for rare respiratory diseases (ERN-LUNG) PCD Core.

Research interests:

  • Lead of the International PCD Registry established within the EU funded project BESTCILIA
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Clinical Trial network for Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD-CTN) founded in 2020.
  • Medical advisor of the Kartagener Syndrom und Primäre Ciliäre Dyskinesie e. V. and US PCD Foundation.
  • Gene discovery of Genotype-phenotype-correlations of PCD.
  • Development of novel diagnostic tests for PCD.
  • Development of mRNA based therapies for treatment of PCD.