Resources for HCPs

The following online resources are useful for HCPs interested in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) research and clinical practice. For resources for patients and others affected by IPF, please visit our resources for patients page.


European IPF Registry is a European consortium, comprised of leading basic and clinical scientists in the field of interstitial lung diseases, who are united to jointly decipher the natural course and molecular pathomechanisms of IPF and to develop new therapeutic strategies for patients with IPF.


The European Respiratory Society (ERS) is the leading professional organisation in its field in Europe. It has some 10,000 members in over 100 countries. Its scope covers both basic science and clinical medicine. ERS seeks to alleviate suffering from respiratory disease and promote lung health through research, sharing of knowledge and through medical and public education.

Orphanet is a reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs for all audiences. Orphanet’s aim is to help improve the diagnosis, care and treatment of patients with rare diseases, including IPF.