March 20, 2013

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    J.W. Mariott, Indianapolis - Site of PHA's International PH Conference in 2014

Conference 2014: A Road Trip with PHA Leadership

It's coming... PHA's 11th International PH Conference will be held June 20-22, 2014. Last week, PHA's Conference Planning Committee met at the Conference site - the J.W. Marriott in Indianapolis, Ind. - to begin its work. Hosting a Conference for 1,500 of our closest friends is no small task. » Read more

What's In This Issue

» Spotlight On... PHA on the Road
» Get Smart
» Living Better with PH

» From the PHA News Desk
» Also of Interest
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Spotlight On...
    Family at PHA on the Road: PH Patients and Families Education Forum

PHA on the Road: Registration Now Open!

PHA on the Road is heading to new areas this June – Denver, Colo. (June 1); Boston, Mass. (June 8); and San Francisco, Calif. (June 29). Don’t miss the chance to join us for networking, educational sessions, exhibits and more. Registration for these FREE educational forums is now open! » Register now

Get Smart
    PH Treatments: What's on the Horizon?

PH Treatments: What's on the Horizon?

April 10, 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT
Presenter: Michael McGoon, MD

It is an exciting time for PAH research. Over the past 17 years, many PAH therapies have been approved by the FDA. Join Dr. Michael McGoon for a presentation about current treatments and others in the pipeline. » Register now

Living Better with PH
    Upcoming Webinar: Breathing Your Way to Calm

Breathing Your Way to Calm

March 25, 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT
Presenter: Rana Lee Adawi Awdish, MD

Develop your personal toolkit for coping with stressful situations. Join Dr. Rana Awdish for a presentation on using breathing techniques and meditation as a means of stress relief. » Register now

From the PHA News Desk
    May 5: World PH Day

Celebrate World PH Day on May 5

The global pulmonary hypertension community is coming together this May 5 to hold events all over the world. Learn about PHA’s World PH Day events, then check out how to add your face to the Worldwide PH Mosaic and generate some press in your local news about PH. » Get started now

Also of Interest
    Jack Takahashi

Budding Scientist Makes Strides in PAH Research

High school student Jack Takahashi of Saratoga, Calif., was a finalist in the Intel Science Talent Search for discovering the critical role a specific molecule plays in the development of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). » Read more

PH News Headlines

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