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PHA Celebrates our Research Grantees and Those Whose Generosity Empower their Work

As the heart of the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community, PHA is committed to providing support, education and empowerment programs to patients, caregivers, families and health care professionals. Another, equally important PHA priority is to invest in innovative research and young investigators, who will one day lead the field in finding a cure for PH.

May 25th, 2017|

Marriage In Sickness and In Health: Bobby and Pat’s Story

NOTE: This article is the second in a series on “Intimacy and PH” in Pathlight magazine that explores people’s experiences in balancing love, dating and finding romance with pulmonary hypertension. Pathlight is the official magazine of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association. Packed with medical information, personal stories, pulmonary hypertension news and tips for life with PH, Pathlight

May 25th, 2017|

Researchers Debate and Present Latest PH Research at 113th ATS Conference

The American Thoracic Society (ATS) annual conference has recently concluded, with a number of presentations in the latest research in lung-related diseases and disorders, including pulmonary hypertension (PH). As the longest-running large scale conference for respiratory medicine professionals in the world, the ATS annual conference brings together more than 17,000 attendees from more than 90 countries. ATS

May 25th, 2017|

PHA to Host Facebook Live Mini-Concert to Raise Awareness of PH

What: The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) will present a live mini-concert to bring awareness to pulmonary hypertension (PH), a progressive, life-threatening disease often misdiagnosed – as asthma, for example. The three-minute concert, followed by a brief Q & A session, will feature Chloe Temtchine -- propelled to YouTube fame as a vocalist, guitarist and

May 18th, 2017|

Researchers to Present Studies Based on Data from PHA’s Accreditation Program Registry at the American Thoracic Society Meeting

Silver Spring, Md. (May 18, 2017) –  Researchers will present two abstracts based on information from the Pulmonary Hypertension Association Registry (PHAR) at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) meeting this month. The PHAR is a part of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Pulmonary Hypertension Care Center (PHCC) accreditation program. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)—a progressive,

May 18th, 2017|

PHA Accredits the First Regional Clinical Programs as Part of the Pulmonary Hypertension Care Center Program

Silver Spring, Md. (May 18, 2017) –  Three pulmonary hypertension (PH) clinics have earned accreditation from the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) after demonstrating their ability to deliver quality care to patients living with a complex, often misdiagnosed, life-threatening disease. The three centers were participants in the Regional Clinical Program (RCP) pilot program, designed as

May 18th, 2017|

Surgery and Anesthesia in PH Patients: PHA Conference Recording

PHA's International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions brings together more than 1,500 caregivers, medical professionals and other friends of PHA every two years to share information on the latest research, treatments and lifestyle issues with PH. The 2016 Conference highlights included more than 25 medically led sessions, including Surgery and Anesthesia in PH Patients.

May 17th, 2017|