Central California Walk Returns for Its 8th Year

2019-10-10T16:59:47+00:00October 10th, 2019|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) will be hosting the annual Central California O2breathe Walk on Saturday, Oct. 26, in Fresno, Calif. The walk offers an opportunity for patients, caregivers, friends, family and medical professionals to gather together for a common goal: raising funds to help support those affected by pulmonary hypertension (PH) and ultimately

Join Fun Walk in Southern Indiana on Oct. 19

2019-09-10T18:09:59+00:00September 4th, 2019|

PHA’s 2019 Greater Louisville/Southern Indiana Fun Walk takes place on Saturday, Oct. 19, in Jeffersonville, Ind. Event organizers aim to raise $15,000 for the PH community. Karen Storie, an individual with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) who walked in last year’s event, says she hopes to raise awareness through her participation. “PAH affects so many

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