Pulmonary Fibrosis Symposium


September 5-6, 2014

The Martin Center
960 Heritage Way
Brentwood, Tennessee 37027

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. each day


Friday, September 5, 2014

8:00                Registration Opens / Coffee / Welcome

8:30                Pulmonary Fibrosis, presented by Dr. Lisa Lancaster

9:30                Connective Tissue and Pulmonary Fibrosis, presented by Dr. Leslie Crofford

15 min break

10:45               Genetics and Pulmonary Fibrosis, presented by Dr. Jonathon Kropski and Cheryl Markin

11:45                Palliative Care, presented by Sara Martin

12:15-1pm       Lunch

1pm                 Lung Transplantation, presented by Dr. Mark Steele

2pm                 Personal Experiences by Transplant Recipient, Sally Clinard

3pm                 Dismiss Group


Saturday, September 6, 2014

8:00                Coffee / Welcome

8:30                Douglas Herr, Patient group discussion & Michele Peters, PFF Ambassador, Caregiver group discussion

9:30                Pulmonary Rehabilitation, presented by Jeremy McNatt

15 min break

10:45               Research Review, presented by Wendi Mason, NP

11:45                PFF Ambassadors, Jeffery & Michele Peters, share their stories

12:15-1pm       Lunch

1pm                 Pulmonary Function Testing, presented by Dr. James Sheller and Phyllis Leonard, RRT

2pm                 Oxygen Therapy, presented by Sarah Roberts from Apria and Sandi Brim from Medical Necessities


3pm                 Dismiss Group

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