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CEO Update: 30 Milestones in 30 Years

2021-04-01T14:38:33-04:00April 1st, 2021|

How far we’ve come since our beginnings at a kitchen table! As the Pulmonary Hypertension Association celebrates its 30th anniversary, we are proud to unveil an interactive timeline that provides the shared history of our organization and the PH community. Although we’ve accomplished far more than “30 Milestones in 30 Years,” the timeline highlights major achievements over our first three decades.

Habla español? Join our Spanish-Language Support Group

2021-04-01T13:56:56-04:00April 1st, 2021|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association is launching a monthly telephone support group for Spanish-speaking patients. The first call is at 8 p.m. April 28 EDT. Future calls will be at 8 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Register or join by phone or computer. Email us or call 301-565-3004 ext. 777 (in English).

Get to Know the PHA Chair

2021-04-01T16:16:36-04:00April 1st, 2021|

Join Colleen Brunetti, M.Ed., C.H.C, at 8 p.m. EDT Friday, April 9 for a conversation about grief, hope and pulmonary hypertension (PH). Colleen, the second patient to chair the Pulmonary Hypertension Association Board of Trustees, will share her perspective as a PH patient and leader. Bring your questions, share your stories and connect with the community.

How Does PH Affect Kids?

2021-03-18T09:57:16-04:00March 18th, 2021|

Join the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 31 for “PH and Your Child.” Eric Austin, M.D., of Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, will lead the Facebook Live discussion about heritable pulmonary arterial hypertension, persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn and how pediatric PH is treated.

Get Help Applying for Disability Benefits

2021-03-18T09:56:44-04:00March 18th, 2021|

Applying for Social Security Disability Insurance can seem intimidating, but the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) walks you through the process. Discover tips for building your case, information about the appeals process and more in PHA’s online insurance guide. SSDI is a cash benefit that helps cover expenses for people who no longer can work because of a medical disability.