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LUNG FORCE Expo Chicago to Offer CMEs for the First Time

(April 12, 2018) -

For more information please contact:

James Martinez
[email protected]
(312) 445-2501

Today, the American Lung Association in Greater Chicago announced that it will offer continuing medical education (CME) credits for physicians and providers at the annual LUNG FORCE Expo on April 24.

This is the first time that the LUNG FORCE Expo has offered CMEs, which will be provided by Rush University Medical Center. Those who attend can earn up to 4.50 American Medical Association PRA Category 1 Credits. Additionally, nurses, respiratory therapists and other health professionals can earn Continuing Education credits at the LUNG FORCE Expo.

This year’s event, held in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., will feature a full day of presentations about the latest trends, resources and research surrounding lung cancer, COPD, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension.

Healthcare professionals as well as patients living with lung disease or lung cancer and their caregivers are invited to attend the event on April 24. Registration is now open. To learn more and to register visit the LUNG FORCE Expo website or call 312-781-1100.


About the American Lung Association

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to improve the air we breathe; to reduce the burden of lung disease on individuals and their families; and to eliminate tobacco use and tobacco-related diseases. For more information about the American Lung Association, a holder of the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and a Gold-Level GuideStar Member, or to support the work it does, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit:

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