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PHA 2020 Registration Opens, New Event Website Debuts

2020-01-23T17:08:30+00:00January 23rd, 2020|

It’s the week the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community has been waiting for! Registration is now open for PHA 2020 International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions coming June 12-14 to Anaheim, California. The world’s largest PH conference offers educational programming and activities for individuals with PH, their caregivers and families as well as health care professionals.

Research Fellow to Study How Inflammation Contributes to PH

2020-01-23T17:18:10+00:00January 23rd, 2020|

Rahul Kumar, Ph.D., received the 2019 PHA/ATS Research Fellowship, one of three individual Pulmonary Hypertension Association research grants awarded last year, to study inflammation and how it contributes to pulmonary hypertension (PH). This award is in collaboration with the American Thoracic Society Foundation. His funded proposal is titled “Crosstalk Between Bone Marrow Compartment and Inflamed

The Jones Family Walks in Memory of Daughter and Sister, Elizabeth

2020-01-23T17:11:18+00:00January 23rd, 2020|

The Tampa O2breathe Walk and 5K will return for its second year on Saturday, Feb. 1, in Tampa, Florida. The Florida event allows individuals with pulmonary hypertension (PH), caregivers, friends, family and health care providers to come together as a community for a fun and meaningful day. Participants hope to raise $50,000 to help

CEO Update: PHA 2020 Conference Registration Opens Next Week

2020-01-16T18:52:41+00:00January 16th, 2020|

It’s no exaggeration to say that all of us in the pulmonary hypertension (PH) Community begin a Conference year with a great sense of anticipation and excitement. Held every other year, Conference brings together adults and children with PH, families, caregivers, PH-treating health care professionals, and researchers for three days of inspiration, education and

Staying Hopeful With CTEPH Diagnosis

2020-01-16T18:48:30+00:00January 16th, 2020|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s (PHA’s) The Right Heart blog brings you a story about Joyce Sandberg, who lives with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Joyce’s story began a few years ago when she was in her early 70s. She kept up an active lifestyle and rode an adult

Find Support Through Your Telephone

2020-01-09T21:02:04+00:00January 9th, 2020|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) hosts six telephone support groups to offer connection, information and inspiration to pulmonary hypertension (PH) community members from anywhere they have a telephone connection. Even if you don’t have a support group near you or don’t feel well enough to leave home, you can always access support. Benita Kosiara,