Events on Lung Diseases

September 24 - 25, 2014
NIH
Bethesda, MD
The Division of Lung Diseases of the NHLBI convened a workshop on September 25-26, 2014, to identify needed research to advance the targeted delivery of drugs and imaging probes for preventing and treating lung diseases.
NIH
Bethesda, MD
Asthma is a common chronic disease without cure. To address this important clinical condition, The NHLBI convened a group of extramural investigators on September 18–19, 2014, to accelerate discoveries and their translation to patients.
NIH
Bethesda, MD
During this November 2014 teleconference, federal agencies provided updates on their efforts to improve understanding, treatment, and awareness of COPD.
Toronto, Ontario
In August 2014, a working group recommended actions to advance COPD research through using existing resources and establishing new collaborations.
June 19 - 20, 2014
NIH
In June 2014, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), NHLBI, and Merck Childhood Asthma Network (MCAN) sponsored a joint workshop to critically review trials and research relevant to the prevention or control of asthma through environmental intervention.