Submit Ideas Now for Conference Theme Contest

2019-06-20T17:03:12+00:00June 19th, 2019|

One year from now, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) and the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community will gather in Anaheim, Calif., for PHA 2020 International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions! Ahead of the big event, PHA has launched a social media campaign to gather ideas for the conference theme through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn

Symposium Trivia Night Promises Fun and Funds for Conference Scholarships

2019-06-20T17:05:40+00:00June 19th, 2019|

“The goal of Trivia Night is to allow more patients to experience the positivity and connectedness during the PHA International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions, where health care professionals and patients unite,” says Martha Kingman, D.N.P., FNP-C about the inaugural 2019 PH Professional Network (PHPN) Trivia Night fundraiser. Health care professionals are signing up

RideJonahRide Will Rock the Red

2019-06-20T17:06:38+00:00June 19th, 2019|

On Saturday, June 22, 500 Murfreesboro, Tenn., community members will join friends, family and neighbors of Sheri and Rich Guider to participate in the family-friendly celebration “RideJonahRide: Rock the Red,” at Hop Springs Beer Park to benefit the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA). Sheri and Rich Guider launched the event in 2016 in memory of

PHA Members Enjoy Discounts on Symposium Registration and More!

2019-06-06T14:29:58+00:00June 5th, 2019|

Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) members enjoy a host of benefits including discounted registration for the PH Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension” Sept. 5-7, in Washington, D.C. Here’s a savings example: allied health professionals who become a PHPN member or renew their membership before

Learning to Live Your Best Life with PH: Join PHA on the Road in 2019

2019-05-30T16:58:16+00:00May 30th, 2019|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) is excited to announce dates and cities for two PHA on the Road: PH Patients and Families Education Forums in 2019. PHA on the Road, a program of the PHA Community PH Education Fund,* is a unique opportunity for individuals with pulmonary hypertension (PH) and their families to

Therapy Debate Explores PAH Treatment Options

2019-05-30T16:57:35+00:00May 30th, 2019|

“Initial Triple vs. Sequential Combination PAH Therapy” will be debated at the PHPN Symposium, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension,” in Washington, D.C., Sept. 5-7.  Ioana R. Preston, M.D., will be pitted against Jeffrey S. (Jeff) Sager, M.D., MSCE, on the second day of the Symposium, Sept. 6,

Symposium Session Focuses on Special Challenges of Women with PH

2019-05-23T19:10:37+00:00May 23rd, 2019|

Women with pulmonary hypertension (PH) deal with a host of different issues including family planning, dating and relationships and self-image. Because these topics can be difficult to discuss, the 2019 PHPN Symposium for health care professionals, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension,” Sept. 5-7 in Washington, D.C., will feature

Celebrate Nurses Week and Sign Up for Symposium

2019-05-09T15:42:19+00:00May 9th, 2019|

In honor of National Nurses Week, May 5-12, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) extends its heartfelt thanks to the many nurses worldwide who assist pulmonary hypertension (PH) patients and their families every day. We hope that many nurses will take advantage of early-bird registration for our PH Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, “Influencing the Practice:

CEO Update: World PH Day Shines a Light on Global Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness

2019-05-02T15:14:45+00:00May 2nd, 2019|

Dear PH Community, Esperanza, Hoffnung, xiwàng, verwachting, espérer! Different words around the globe convey the same meaning: HOPE! Just as there are many ways to express the same word, there are many pulmonary hypertension (PH) organizations worldwide sharing the same goals: to increase PH awareness, improve access to quality PH care and effective treatments