COVID-19 Vaccination for Attending the IPCRG 11th World Conference
IPCRG is a Respiratory Conference for Primary Health Care Professionals and people with respiratory conditions. Therefore, the IPCRG Board of Directors has set this policy to protect delegates and to be a good role model. All attendees (including speakers, exhibitors and sponsors) at the IPCRG 11th World Conference should be fully vaccinated (with both doses of a two-dose vaccine or one dose of a one-dose vaccine) at least 14 days prior to arrival at the conference. Trial vaccines are included.
We request that you wear a mask for the duration of the conference.
For attendees travelling from outside of Spain, please read the information below.
COVID-19 and Travel to Spain
Before traveling to Spain to attend the IPCRG 11th World Conference please ensure that you have checked the latest guidance for entering Spain from your country of origin and any countries through which you may be transiting. We recommend that you regularly check the latest guidance in the lead up to and immediately prior to your departure. It is your responsibility to ensure that you follow all the requirements to enter Spain and continue to check for updates and the requirements at the time of travel.
The Spanish Travel Health Portal information page: https://spth.gob.es/more provides helpful information on the health control processes currently in Spain, how to prepare for travel to Spain and what to expect on arrival.
Currently all those traveling to Spain are required to complete a Health Control Form within 48 hours of arrival. The form can be completed online at the Spanish Travel Health Portal: https://spth.gob.es/ or on the Spanish Travel Health Portal App.
If traveling to Málaga from outside Spain you should check if you also need to present a vaccination certificate, present a negative test result and/or a certificate of recovery. Full details on the entry requirements to Spain relating to COVID-19 can be found here on the Spanish Ministry for Health 'Travel and COVID-19' page.
COVID-19 and Returning from Spain
Remember to regularly check the latest guidance in the lead up to and immediately prior to departing Spain and comply with all COVID-19 requirements for returning from Spain to your own country.
COVID-19 Requirements and Restrictions in Málaga and Andalucía
Each region of Spain operates autonomously and there may be mobility restrictions inside each region, restrictions on opening times or limits to the number of people allowed for groups and social gatherings. You can check the measures in place for each region you are visiting during your stay in Spain here: https://travelsafe.spain.info/en/ Málaga is in the region of Andalucía.
Spain's official tourism website also provides helpful information on traveling to Spain and what to expect on arival: https://travelsafe.spain.info/en/
COVID-19 Protocol at the Conference Venue (FYCMA)
IPCRG and the FYCMA are committed to the safety of our attendees. The FYCMA has implemented a rigorous protocol of specific health and safety measures and further information can be found here: https://fycma.com/volverareunirnos/protocolo-eventos/?lang=en