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Partner with PHA to Advance Understanding of PH

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s Building Medical Education in PH program develops partnerships between medical professionals who are planning PH educational events and PHA and want to take advantage of PHA's resources to build their events. This partnership between PHA and medical education events will increase the event's visibility, resources and prestige.

As an exclusive benefit for members of PH Clinicians and Researchers (PHCR) and PH Professional Network (PHPN) (formerly PH Resource Network) and their affiliate PH centers, this program promotes educational events while increasing awareness of the diverse resources available through PHA.

Benefits of the Building Medical Education in PH Program

Use PHA’s BME program to help promote your PH event. As your partner in the planning process, PHA will provide:

  • One-time use of PHA’s mailing list of medical professionals
  • Advertising support through PHA’s publications and online community
  • Complimentary print and multimedia educational materials for distribution to attendees
  • PHA staff to exhibit and/or speak at event (pending invitation and availability)

Requirements for Participating in the PHA BME Program

In order to have your event considered for the BME program, it must meet the following criteria:

  • Medical Education provided by a proven expert(s) in PH
  • At least one medical provider connected to the event must belong to a PHA medical membership network (PH Clinicians and Researchers (PHCR) or PH Professional Network (PHPN))
  • There must be a component of medical education for medical professionals
  • CME is not required at BME programs

Please note that PHA will not assist with funding BME events or provide a tax-ID number for BME programs.

All BME partnerships are subject to approval by PHA's medical leadership.

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"Utilizing the Building Medical Education in PH program was a terrific way for us to promote our local education conference by reaching out to as many people as possible… Having PHA behind our program was a great way to enhance the quality and legitimacy of the event. It was truly a mutually beneficial collaboration!”
-Murali Chakinala, MD
Washington University School of Medicine

View PHA’s Online University Calendar to learn about upcoming educational events for medical professionals.

PHA Extends Thanks to our 2016 Building Medical Education in PH Partners

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio • The Duke Pulmonary Vascular Disease Center & UNC Pulmonary Hypertension Program, Durham, N.C. • Massachusetts General Hospital Fireman Vascular Center, Cambridge, Mass. • Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill. • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa. • Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute, Bethesda, Md. • Scleroderma Foundation, Clinton Township, Mich. • Sentara Healthcare, Norfolk, Va. • Stanford University, San Francisco, Calif. • Tufts University School of Medicine, Cambridge, Mass. • University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, Calif. • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, Calif. • Yale School of Medicine, Orange, Conn.

Past Building Medical Education in PH Partners Include (since 2007)

Advocate Christ Medical Center • Allegheny General Hospital • American College of Cardiology Foundation • Beth Israel Medical Center • California Thoracic Society • Christ Hospital, The Heart and Vascular Center • Cleveland Clinic • Columbia University Medical Center • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center • Doctor’s Hospital of Sarasota • Duke University Medical Center • Duke University School of Medicine • Greater Kansas Support Group • Grover Conference • Kansas Heath Care Association • Kansas University Medical Center • Keystone Symposia • The Lindner Center • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville • National Jewish Health • New York Presbyterian • North Shore University Hospital • Ohio Heart and Vascular Center • Ochsner Health System • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania • Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute • Puerto Rico Coalition for Asthma & Other Chronic Respiratory Conditions • Rhode Island Hospital • Saudi Association for Pulmonary Hypertension • Sentara Healthcare • Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation • Tufts University Medical Center • Tufts University School of Medicine • University of Alberta • University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics • University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine • University Hospitals Case Medical Center • University of Kansas • University of Louisville • University of Miami Hospital • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center • Washington University Medical Center • Washington University School of Medicine • Yale School of Medicine

Partnering With PHA for Your Next CME Event

To learn more about partnering with PHA through Building Medical Education in PH for your next CME event, please please fill out the submission form or contact us at 301-565-3004 x763 or


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