INOVA Fairfax Hospital: PF Patient Education Day

September 27, 2016 all-day
Inova Fairfax Hospital/Physicians Conference Center
3300 Gallows Rd
Annandale, VA 22003
Jane Harrison, LCSW, CCTSW

Pulmonary Fibrosis Patient Education Day!

INOVA Fairfax Hospital

Tuesday, September 27

8.30-3.45 pm

Click here for brochure: pf-edudaybrochure-2016-rev1-003

Topics Include: 

Understanding Pulmonary Fibrosis

FDA, Clinical Trials, PF Patient-Focused Drug Development

Importance of the PF Registry

Transplant I: What is a Lung Transplant, Tests & Procedures

Genentech: Esbriet (Pirfenidone)

Boeringher Ingelheim-Ofev (Nintendanib)

NIH’s Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Program

“PFT’s-What to know and how to be better”

“Weight, Diet, Exercise and Pulmonary Rehab”

Presenters include: 

Dr. Steven Nathan, Medical Director, Advance Lung Disease Program, Inova Fairfax Hospital

Dr. A. Whitney Brown, Advanced Lung Disease Program, Inova Fairfax Hosptial

Dr. Banu Karimi-Shah, DPART, CDER, FDA

Patti Tuomey, EdD, President/CEO Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

Dr. David Lederer, Director, Advanced Lung Disease Program, Columbia Medical Center, NY

Andrea L. Harabin, Ph.D. Program Director, Critical Care/Acute Lung Injury at NIH/NHLBI, Bethesda, MD

Dr. Christopher King, Transplant pulmonologist, Advanced Lung Disease Program, Inova Fairfax Hospital