ORLANDO, FL | February 5, 2021
Today, the American Lung Association announced that the annual Pulmonary WinterCourse Conference, set for February 20-21, has gone virtual to educate physicians on the latest developments and latest developments and techniques in the diagnosis and management of adults and children with lung disease. The conference typically takes place at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando but was reimagined as an interactive virtual event to be hosted through the 6Connex Platform.
The Pulmonary WinterCourse Conference is continuing medical education conference that has been facilitated for over 42 years, covering the Florida and Georgia area. The conference brings together pulmonary physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, and others healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with lung disease. At the event, leading experts will present on the latest developments and techniques in the diagnosis and management of adults and children with lung disease.
This year’s conference will include:
- Treatment and Management of COVID-19, presented by Kartik Cherabuddi, MD, FACP, UF Health.
- Epidemics that Transformed History, presented by Gerald Staton, MD.
- Plus sessions on current guidelines, medical errors, lung cancer, critical care and more presented by top national physicians.
- View the full agenda at PulmonaryWinterCourse.org.
Registration is $130 for physicians and $75 for non-physicians. More information and registration are available at PulmonaryWinterCourse.org. For more information, contact Kristina Curre at [email protected] or 904-520-7118.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Florida College of Medicine and the American Lung Association. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This program provides 2 (Medical Error) 6 (General) contact hours of continuing education for nurses. The American Lung Association of Florida is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing.
This program provides 8 (General) contact hours of continuing education for nurses. The American Lung Association of Florida is an approved provider by the Georgia Board of Nursing.
The program is approved for 2 (Medical Error) 7.5 (General) credit hours for respiratory care personnel by the American Lung Association of Florida, Florida Board of Respiratory Care Rule 64B32-6.004, paragraph 2.
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to champion clean air for all; to improve the quality of life for those with lung disease and their families; and to create a tobacco-free future. For more information about the American Lung Association, which has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and is a Gold-Level GuideStar Member, or to support the work it does, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit: Lung.org.
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