Event Details

UVA Patient Education Day

Sat, Sep 17, 2022
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM EST
Charlottesville, Virginia

The University of Virginia Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine invites patients, caregivers and family members to this one-day event to learn more about pulmonary fibrosis.  Attend on-line or in person. Learn about new treatments and ways to impropove quality of life. Meet other patients and families living with pulmonary fibrosis. Meet physicians and providers who specialize in pulmonary fibrosis patient care. Please see flyer for more details. 

Register online pci.foc.virginia.edu/uvapulmonaryfibrosis

Expert Speakers and Topics Include:

  • Keynote: Living Well with Pulmonary Fibrosis – Dr. Joyce Lee, Senior Medical Advisor Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation 
  • How to Stay Moving and Motivated including Virtually Guided Options – Talia Pollok, Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy
  • Eating Well for Lung Health – Rebecca Turner, Registered Dietician
  • What’s New and Exciting in Treatment and Research – Imre Noth MD, UVA Pulmonary Division Chief
  • Clinical Trials – Apostolos Perelas MD, VCU Pulmonary
  • Oxygen Therapy Tips & Tricks – Stephanie Harris, ABC Oxygen
  • Palliative Care from a Patient Perspective – Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Patient Ambassador Program