Live Learning Opportunities

Aging 2.0 OPTIMIZE Breakout Presentations

Experience the intersection of innovation and aging at this San Francisco event

Details: Join Deb McGowan, the COPD Foundation's Vice President of Care Delivery & Population Health, for a breakout session on October 14th from 8 am to 10 am PT. Agenda topics include interesting topics such as empathy and empowerment, new models to optimize care, and improving lives through transforming mobility.  

Learn more at the Aging 2.0 Conference on their main page and see the event agenda here


AARC Congress 2016

The 62nd International Respiratory Convention & Exhibition in San Antonio, Texas

Details: AARC Congress 2016 -- the American Association for Respiratory Care's annual conference -- is where leading respiratory therapists, physicians, managers, educators, and students meet to stay on top of recent advancements in respiratory care. At AARC Congress, attendees will have access to 100+ continuing education sessions, renowned international speakers, 200+ research presentations and 100+ exhibitors. AARC will offer CRCE continuing education credits, strategies that address the Affordable Care Act and the Readmission Reduction Program, inspiring ceremonies, presentations of original research and lectures from top experts, and opportunities to network and connect.

You can meet with Foundation staff, hear more about our patient and provider initiatives and see demos of our work at exhibit booth #438!

Associate Director of Education Jane Martin will present, "Helping Patients Find the Right Support Community to Meet Their Needs" on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 2:20 pm. Learn more from Jane about the Foundation's community options designed to meet a variety of patient needs, as well as new resources to help you, the lung health professional, build and promote solid, sustainable patient communities in your hometown.

Dates: October 15-18, 2016

Read more and register at the AARC Congress 2016 page.


SAVE THE DATE for COPD10usa -- coming to Chicago July 28-29, 2017!

Join the COPD Foundation at our biennual national conference to learn about the latest in research, improving your care delivery and maximizing patient outcomes through innovative approaches. Stay tuned for more details!

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