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Meet the 2023 PHA Early Career Mentor Scientist Awardee

2023-09-18T17:12:33-04:00September 18th, 2023|

Roopa Siddaiah, MD, FAAP, will receive the 2023 Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Early Career Mentored Scientist Award. Dr. Siddiah is an associate professor of pediatrics at the Penn State College of Medicine.Dr. Siddaiah’s project, “Predictors of Pulmonary Hypertension Associated Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia,” will explore the early diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension associated with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.

Pathlight Explores New PAH Treatments, Other Pathways to Hope

2023-09-14T10:19:27-04:00September 14th, 2023|

The latest issue of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s member magazine explores Pathways to Hope – through support groups, specialized PH clinics, self-advocacy, new medications and more. The fall 2022 Pathlight cover story examines three promising new pulmonary arterial hypertension treatments. Pathlight is available exclusively to PHA members. Read more about this inspiring issue.

PHA’s ‘Beauty’ and ‘Beast’ Battle for O2breathe Bragging Rights

2023-09-14T13:14:44-04:00September 14th, 2023|

Two of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s own, Kevin Heyen and Pat Reilly, recently competed for the most money raised and best 5K time at the Chicago O2breathe Walk and 5K. Their Beauty vs. the Beast challenge raised about $2,300 for PHA services and programs. Overall, the Sept. 9 event raised $12,848 and drew 100 people. Read the story to find out who gets bragging rights.

Going to PHPN Symposium? Network with PHA at the Opening Reception

2023-09-14T10:13:48-04:00September 14th, 2023|

If you’re attending PHA’s Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network Symposium in person, mark your calendar for several must-attend onsite events. To start, join us for the opening reception on Sept. 28. After opening remarks, network with friends and colleagues while discovering ways to get or stay involved with the Pulmonary Hypertension Association. Immediately after the opening reception, PHA will host a Meet the Mentor reception. All attendees are welcome at both receptions.

Don’t Miss PHA Live Webinar on Pulmonary Fibrosis-Related PH

2023-09-14T16:37:23-04:00September 14th, 2023|

Join the Pulmonary Hypertension Association at 2 p.m. EDT, today, Thursday, Sept. 14 for the PHA Live webinar, "Understanding the Connection between Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and PH. Pulmonary fibrosis is a kind of lung disease related to the network of tissue that support air sacs in the lungs. About a third of the people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis develop PH. Our speakers, Navneet Singh, MD, MBA, and Christopher King, MD, will give an overview of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Find Support for Your Pulmonary Fibrosis-Related PH

2023-09-14T10:15:00-04:00September 14th, 2023|

Do you or a loved one have pulmonary hypertension and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis? Join the Pulmonary Hypertension Association at 3 p.m. ET Friday, Sept. 15, for a national support group meeting. Connect with others and get tips for living with PH and PF during Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month. Connect with your community.