PHA Live is a monthly series of Facebook Live events and webinars that provides an opportunity for those affected by pulmonary hypertension (PH) to hear from experts on health, wellness, science and research topics. Recordings of PHA Live events will become available on this page within three business days of the original program.
Watch Previous PHA Live Events
PH and HHT: Signs, Symptoms and Disease Management
Murali M. Chakinala, M.D., discusses how to recognize the signs and symptoms of pulmonary hypertension and hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) and the importance of early diagnosis and disease management. Patients Neeta Pai and Jenna Olitsky, who live with HHT and PH, share their diagnosis journeys and how they manage both conditions.
Balancing Virtual and In-Person Care
Ronald J. Oudiz, M.D., and Traci Stewart, R.N., discuss the importance of in-person medical care to manage your pulmonary hypertension (PH). They address concerns around COVID-19 exposure and provide safety information and guidelines to help patients feel comfortable and confident when visiting their treatment centers.
Thriving with PH: A Conversation About Wellness and Coping
The challenges of living with pulmonary hypertension during the pandemic are discussed with licensed professional counselor and support group leader Michele Freeman, MSMHC, N.C.C., L.P.C., LCSW.
PH and HIV
Christopher F. Barnett, M.D., M.P.H., discusses the risk for developing pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), how it is diagnosed and current treatment options.
PH and Left Heart Disease
Vineet Agrawal, M.D., Ph.D., discusses left heart disease and the various ways it can lead to pulmonary hypertension (PH), highlights the importance of accurate diagnosis and shares treatment options.
PH and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Ivan Robbins, M.D., discusses CTEPH, highlights the importance of diagnosis and shares treatment options for individuals with pulmonary hypertension (PH) related to chronic thromboembolic disease.
Thanks to our supporters of PHA Connects, patient education programs.
PHA thanks Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for its Diamond sponsorship of the PHA Connects fund, which sponsors patient education programming.
PHA thanks United Therapeutics for its Silver sponsorship of the PHA Connects fund, which sponsors patient education programming.
PHA thanks Altavant for its Bronze sponsorship of the PHA Connects fund, which sponsors patient education programming.