Navigation Links
Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Announces Awards and Activities at ATS International Conference
Date:5/18/2009

CPF Recognized for Advancing Research and Patient Advocacy Efforts

SAN DIEGO, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced awards received at the American Thoracic Society's (ATS) International conference in San Diego, Calif. being held this week. The ATS meeting brings together the world's leading pulmonary, critical care and sleep physicians. The CPF received an award for a partner grant program with ATS that, to date, has funded $400,000 in new pulmonary fibrosis research funding. The organization also received a first-time award for its participation in the ATS Public Advisory Roundtable (PAR). The CPF is exhibiting in booth #2921 on "PAR Row" at the International meeting.

The CPF has partnered with the ATS since 2006 to provide peer-reviewed grants for innovative research in PF. To date, the CPF/ATS partner grant program has awarded grants to PF researchers at Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, Mass.), Ohio State University Medical Center (Columbus, Ohio) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, Tenn.).

"We are pleased to receive some very prestigious awards from ATS, and we're proud to continue this exciting partnership with ATS," said Mishka Michon, CEO of the CPF.

The CPF received the ATS Foundation's inaugural "Breathing for Life Award" for its participation in the ATS PAR, the patient voice of the ATS. The ATS PAR has created unparalleled synergy with ATS members by involving patients in providing support, shaping public policy and stimulating new research.

Due to the CPF's involvement with ATS and combined efforts to further educate doctors and researchers on PF, the disease is gaining more attention and PF is the subject of an increasing number of high profile sessions at the international conference. Sessions on PF
'/>"/>

SOURCE Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. United Concordia and Texas Oral Health Coalition Partner to Offer Free Dental Services
2. Coalition for Quality & Patient Safety of Chicagoland PSO Taps ECRI Institute PSO for Patient Safety Support
3. Concord Coalition Says New Trustees Report Demonstrates the Importance of Health Care Cost Control
4. PhRMA Statement on Healthcare Reform Coalition
5. Bipartisan Coalition Forms to Call for Chronic Disease to be Key Focus of Health Reform in Indiana and Nationally
6. Latino Coalition Highlights Importance of Personal Health Records At Economic Summit
7. Industry Coalition Advises Against Use of Dietary Supplements as Swine Flu Remedy, Cure
8. Coalition Says On-Site Infectious Medical Waste Treatment Key To Disease Control and Hospital Sustainability During a Pandemic
9. Obama Judicial Nominee Opposed By Coalition of Disability Rights Organizations
10. Coalition of Leaders in Science and Research Commend Obama Administration for Commitment to Medical Innovation During First 100 Days
11. Coalition to Protect Senior Care Applauds Inclusion of Long Term Care in Senate Finance Committee Roundtable Discussion on Health Care Delivery System Reform
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/30/2015)... Mo. (PRWEB) March 30, 2015 ... a mobile library of medications used in behavioral ... for iPhone, iPad and Android—is a convenient, electronic ... annually since 1999. The useful resource provides up-to-date ... purpose, dosage and frequency, side effects, emergency conditions, ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... 2015 BioFit Engineered ... manufacturer of ergonomic seating solutions, now offers ... new upholsteries bolster the company’s existing selection ... providing disinfectable, green choices. , The BioFit ... purveyor CF Stinson. Six disinfectable patterns consisting ...
(Date:3/29/2015)... Cokato, MN (PRWEB) March 30, 2015 ... (IHRSA) Show, Helo Commercial introduced the new ... through AEC Daily. , Club owners and facilities ... 7’x8’x7’) like the new, sleek design of the Fonda ... the heater, the heater is an immediate upgrade for ...
(Date:3/29/2015)... (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 Women’s ... menopause treatment. Secondary to their location in Birmingham, ... hospital option. They continue to be affiliated with ... , Menopause is a normal condition that all ... describe any of the changes a woman goes through ...
(Date:3/29/2015)... The culmination of one of the most exciting sporting events ... invades Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis IN. The 2015 ... buzzer-beaters, and of course, upsets. Throughout the dozens of games ... future professional products have been seen. In the end, it ... advanced through their regional bracket with the hopes of winning ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Popular Publication on Behavioral Health Medications Now An App 2Health News:BioFit Adds Bleachable Upholstery Options to Seating Line 2Health News:Helo Commercial Introduces Fonda Sauna Heater and Sauna and Steam Continuing Education Program at IHRSA 2Health News:Women's Excellence Affiliates with Beaumont Hospital, Treats Menopause 2Health News:Cheap 2015 Final Four Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Kentucky Wildcats and Wisconsin Badgers Final Four Tickets at Lucas Oil Stadium and Issues Valuable Promo Code 2
... European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Centre for ... European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care (ESTC). The 21 ... workers to ensure optimal diagnosis, treatment and prevention of ... TB cases in the EU/EEA in 2010 clearly showing ...
... cancer had limited side effects and in many cases ... a small-molecule oral drug, according to phase I data ... March 31 - April 4. Castration-resistant prostate cancer ... occurs when the disease progresses after treatment with androgen ...
... By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , FRIDAY, March ... two hours more in labor during childbirth than women did ... authors said several factors helped to explain the longer labors. ... ratio of weight to height) accounted for a part of ...
... FRIDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) -- People who have ... more likely to use hospital emergency departments, a new ... is an important indicator of access to care. People ... emergency departments for medical care, said Dr. Adit Ginde, ...
... than did women 50 years ago, according to an analysis ... Institutes of Health. The researchers could not identify all of ... the change is likely due to changes in delivery room ... determine whether modern delivery practices are contributing to the increase ...
... March 30 (HealthDay News) -- The declining number of ... is cause for concern because there,s already a shortage ... has occurred for the past six years, according to ... need to provide more information and training to medical ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Towards TB elimination: ECDC and ERS introduce new guidelines on tuberculosis care in Europe 2Health News:Early clinical data show galeterone safe, effective against prostate cancer 2Health News:U.S. Women in Labor Longer Than They Were 50 Years Ago 2Health News:Changes in Insurance Make ER Visits More Likely: Study 2Health News:NIH study finds women spend longer in labor now than 50 years ago 2Health News:NIH study finds women spend longer in labor now than 50 years ago 3Health News:Fewer U.S. Med Students Choose Psychiatry: Report 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... March 27, 2015  Holographic Optical Technologies of ... of holographic medical imaging, is entering the world of ... Launching on April 20 th , 2015, the campaign ... The 8-inch and 22-inch displays will allow consumers to ... first time. In addition to the two displays, the ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... -- A new report from Kalorama Information says that other ... Chile , Colombia and ... firms.  The healthcare research firm said that while ... Latin American continent with a population of over 200 million ... the country,s regional economic clout does not necessarily ensure its ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Report Details  New study shows ... What does the future hold for top companies ... new report shows you potential revenues to 2025, assessing ... 242-page report provides 185 tables, charts, and graphs. Discover ... future market prospects. Our new study lets you assess ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Holographic Optical Technologies brings cutting-edge holograms to consumer market through upcoming Kickstarter campaign 2Holographic Optical Technologies brings cutting-edge holograms to consumer market through upcoming Kickstarter campaign 3Kalorama: Beyond Brazil, Latin American IVD Market Grows 2Kalorama: Beyond Brazil, Latin American IVD Market Grows 3Kalorama: Beyond Brazil, Latin American IVD Market Grows 4Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 2Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 3Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 4Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 5Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 6Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 7
... and author on geriatrics and medical issues related ... Alzheimer,s Study Group (ASG), a new national,task force ... Gingrich and,former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey., Dr. ... the American,Board of Internal Medicine (http://www.abim.org ), ...
... Worldwide Awareness and Funds ... Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria, SEATTLE, Nov. 28 ... distributor, today announced,the successful conclusion of "Change Me," an initiative ... thoughts on how to make the,world a better place. The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:American Board of Internal Medicine President Named to Alzheimer's Study Group 2Getty Images Celebrates Conclusion of 'Change Me' Imagery Forum 2Getty Images Celebrates Conclusion of 'Change Me' Imagery Forum 3
Angled, 7.5 mm tying platforms.,Titanium, 111 mm long, 6 mm tying platforms....
Gills Colibri forceps, very fine pointed tips....
Castroviejo tying forceps, tying platforms, straight, 0.3 mm teeth....
Microsurgical straight forceps made of titanium has straight shafts with smooth working surface. TCI working parts 6 mm from tips with round handle, diam. 6 mm, overall length 116 mm....
Medicine Products: