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Greater Atlanta Pulmonary Hypertension Support
  Group Meeting

August 23, 2014

12pm – 2pm

East Cobb United

Methodist Church 

2325 Roswell Road Marietta , GA

(come to the back where the coke machine is)

TOPIC : Understanding Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

            Speaker- Pat Franklin, R.N. 

She has been
  the full-time Nurse Coordinator for almost 9 years
with the Pulmonary Hypertension Center  at the University of 
South Alabama in Mobile, Ala.  She has been working
  with Dr.
Karen Fagan who is presently an
  Associate Professor of Medicine
 and Pharmacology, Chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Center.  Pat is responsible for coordinating diagnostic testing and appointments and communicating with insurance companies. The Pulmonary Hypertension Center is her sole responsibility and all patients receive her person attention.

Meeting and speaker sponsored by
  United Therapeutics - Please RSVP to Sally Maddox  by August 20, 2014  - or 706-331-0938




To date the award winning (PHA Pathfinder Award)

GA PHA Fun Walk For Cure has raised over $132,000 for PH Research and PHA Patient Services! Thanks
    to everyone for your help!


  11th Annual GA
PHA Fun Walk for A Cure- October 4, 2014


Registration FormPlease make sure it is postmarked no later than September 27,2014 or bring with you to walk. (Please note that T-shirt sizes cannot be
guaranteed – Please order early (September 15, 2015) to assure you get the sizeyou want .)

Walker’s Name: ____________________T shirt size S  M L  XL  2X  3X   Child Sizes S M L

Address: ____________________________

Email_____________________City, State, Zip: ____________________________________Home
Phone: ______________ Cell Phone: ______________
 Walking in
Memory of __________________
Walking in Honor of ________________

I would also like to register my family

Walker’s Name:
___________________ T shirt size S 
M  L  XL 
2X  3X

Walker’s Name:
___________________ T shirt size S 
M  L  XL 
2X  3X

Walker’s Name:
___________________ T shirt size S 
M  L  XL 
2X  3X

Walker’s Name:
___________________ T shirt size S 
M  L  XL 
2X  3X

$25.00 per walker(13 and up) $10.00 per walker (12 and under).

($35 for Phantom Walker) Make checks payable to: 

PHA c/o Sally Maddox, 1114 Friday Road, Rome, GA

_____ Yes, I would like to
make an additional donation to support the 11th Annual GA PHA Fun
Walk for a Cure.

            My donation of ______  
is included.

______________   Total
Amount Enclosed


Register Online at (The page is not set up, but will be later)


Join us for the 11th
Annual GA PHA Fun Walk for a Cure
at East
Cobb Park
in Marietta, Georgia. The proceeds from this
event will go to PHA Patient Services and Pulmonary Hypertension Research.
Everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Pets are welcome at the event.

Schedule of Events - October 4, 2013- East Cobb Park,
Marietta, GA

8 a.m. - 10 a.m. -- Set-up (if anyone wants to help)

  • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. -- Registration,
    Check-in, Raffle & Silent Auction bidding

  • 12:15 p.m. -- One mile walk around the park

  • After the walk -- Lunch

  • 2:00 p.m. -- Raffle begins and silent auction

Hope to see you there!

Sally Maddox


Unable to attend ? Register as a Phantom Walker and receive
an event T-shirt!


I hereby waive all claims
against PHA, its trustees, sponsors, personnel and volunteers for any injury
that I may suffer that result from my participation in this event. I grant full
permission for organizers to use photographs, videotapes, or any other record
of this event, in which I may appear for any legitimate purpose.

_____________________________________ Date: __________________________




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