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Online-Only Issue of “Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension” Focuses on PH in Congenital Heart Disease

2019-06-20T17:12:37+00:00June 20th, 2019|

Volume 18, Issue 1 of Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension, “PH in Congenital Heart Disease (CHD),” guest edited by Dunbar Ivy, M.D., is dedicated to the transition between child and adult with pulmonary hypertension (PH) and congenital heart disease and the gaps in knowledge and differences in treatment guidelines between children and adults. Depending on

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

Try Newly Redesigned PHA Online University on a Phone or Tablet

2019-06-13T16:12:43+00:00June 12th, 2019|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) has launched a newly redesigned PHA Online University, providing pulmonary hypertension (PH) continuing education the PH community can trust on a more robust, mobile friendly platform. Since 2009, PHA has provided hundreds of CME/CE course offerings on PHA Online University, educating thousands of PH-treating health care professionals to

Register Now for Symposium Early-Bird Prices!

2019-06-13T16:13:42+00:00June 12th, 2019|

Time is running out to take advantage of the early-bird registration rate for the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA)’s PH Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension” Sept. 5-7, in Washington, D.C. Be sure to register by Friday, June 14 to get the best deal. Health

Implantable System for Remodulin Launch Delayed

2019-06-13T16:16:39+00:00June 12th, 2019|

United Therapeutics Corporation has notified the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) that there will be a delay in distribution of the Implantable System for Remodulin® (ISR), a collaboration between United Therapeutics Corporation and Medtronic, which was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) late last year. The ISR is approved for adults with functional

NORD Rare Impact Award Goes to PH Researcher

2019-06-13T16:17:26+00:00June 12th, 2019|

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) recently announced that Wendy Chung, M.D., Ph.D., will receive a 2019 Rare Impact Award during NORD’s Living Rare, Living Stronger Forum June 22, in Houston. Dr. Chung is the Kennedy Family Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and leader of the Chung