Update in Advanced Lung Disease (RP1602E)

Dallas, TX US
February 6, 2016

Over the past two years, the fields of ILD, PHTN and bronchiectasis have seen medical and technological improvements in the treatment of such diseases. This educational activity will address different pharmacological agents as well as technological advances that have been approved for treatment of these diseases. These new agents and technologies should help improve outcomes and quality of life in patients.

Target Audience

Pulmonologists, Cardiologists, Internists, Residents, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, and other healthcare workers interested in current options and technologies being utilized in the treatment of advanced lung disease.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify patients with PHTN
  • Interpret test results and establish disease progression in PHTN
  • Identify and distinguish UIP from other forms of ILD illnesses
  • Describe the development of bronchiectasis
  • Recognize the new technology to assist with airway lesions


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/06/2016 - 8:00am CST
Event ends: 
02/06/2016 - 4:00pm CST
William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital
6201 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Course Director:

Fernando Torres, MD
Medical Director of Lung Transplantation;
Head of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program
Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Co- Course Director:

Craig Glazer, MD
Associate Professor
Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas


Accreditation and Designation Statements

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



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  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance


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