PHPN Symposium to Feature Lead Author of New PH Guidelines

2023-01-19T09:14:04-05:00January 18th, 2023|

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) health professionals can meet the primary author of recently released PH guidelines at the PH Professional Network Symposium. Dr. Marc Humbert will discuss the new PH guidelines during the Sept. 28-30 PHA event in Arlington, Virginia. The guidelines, developed by a taskforce from the European Society of Cardiology and European Respiratory Society, were published in August 2022.

Apply for new PHA Research Grant

2023-01-05T09:21:06-05:00January 4th, 2023|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association is accepting applications for a new grant to support junior pulmonary hypertension researchers. Apply now, or spread the word about PHA’s Early Career Mentored Scientist Award. The one-year grant covers up to $65,000 for PH-related research projects that have been favorably reviewed but not funded by the National Institutes of Health. Apply by March 20.

Recall of CADD Infusion Systems Impacts Many PH Patients

2022-12-21T12:31:20-05:00December 21st, 2022|

A manufacturer recall of specific lots of CADD infusion systems recommends against using the affected systems for life-sustaining medication including brand and generic treprostinil (Remodulin) and epoprostenol (Veletri, Flolan).Patients contacted by their specialty pharmacy or PH care team about the issues described below should follow the provided directions immediately.

PH Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium Kicks Off Today!

2021-12-14T11:10:28-05:00September 4th, 2019|

The 2019 Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension,” kicks off today. More than 400 medical professionals from all over the U.S. have gathered in Washington, D.C., for this biennial event. We are looking forward to a busy and invigorating three days of education

Symposium Sessions Range From Oxygen Delivery to Emerging Therapies

2021-12-14T10:23:32-05:00June 26th, 2019|

What’s in store at the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s PH Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension,” Sept. 5-7, in Washington, D.C.? Plenty! Session topics for health care professionals range from overcoming insurance challenges to women’s issues in pulmonary hypertension (PH) and more. Scheduled sessions earn attendees

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

2021-12-14T10:23:33-05:00June 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