Program

Program at a Glance

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2019

 

Registration
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2019

Registration
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Disease Overview and Introduction to the PFF
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Welcome reception and poster presentation
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2019

Registration
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Plenary Session
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Sessions for professionals 
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break - Clinical Trials Innovation Series
12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Sessions for professionals 
1:20 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
1:20 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Break
2:50 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Sessions for professionals 
3:15 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
3:15 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Cocktail Reception
5:50 p.m. - 6:50 p.m.

Networking Dinner
6:50 p.m. - 8:50 p.m.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2019

Registration
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Plenary Session
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Sessions for professionals 
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break - Clinical Trials Innovation Series
12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Sessions for professionals 
1:20 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
1:20 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Break
2:50 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Sessions for professionals 
3:15 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Sessions for patients, caregivers, those who have lost a loved one, and transplant recipients
3:15 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group of Minnesota Meeting

Bethlehem Baptist Church
720 13th Ave S
Room 205
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

The speaker for the February meeting will be Dr.Jo-Anne Young. Dr Young is a Professor of Medicine and Director of the Program in Adult Transplant Infectious Disease at University of Minnesota. Dr. Young's primary area of interest is bringing diagnostic and treatment opportunities to the bedside for transplant patients. She has worked on developing diagnostic testing for complicated fungal infections of the immunocompromised host. Currently, Dr. Young is lead investigator at the U of MN for multiple clinical trials on bacterial, viral and fungal agents, as well as vaccines, for transplant patients.

Agenda:
 
6:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. - Devotions and Announcements
6:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Our speaker-Dr. Young- Disease Prevention
7:30 p.m. - 8:20 p.m. - Group sharing. How are you doing?
8:20 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - A group member shares their personal PF journey

Please contact Emily Prin at 952.994.0293 or whp99@hotmail.com for more details.

Mineapolis, United States of America