PHA Classroom

Familial Genetics and PAH (2016)

Dec. 19, 2016

This session discusses what is known about the inheritance of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), with a special emphasis on familial PAH, which is a type of heritable PAH (HPAH). Learn more on how it can be inherited and wha the associated risks, benefits and limitations of genetic testing are in relation to this disease.

Eric Austin, MD, MSCI, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Lisa Wheeler, MT, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
C. Gregory Elliott, MD, Intermountain Medical Center
Micheala Aldred, PhD, Cleveland Clinic