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The National, Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) publishes a quarterly e-newsletter, the COPD Learn More Breathe Better® Update, to provide you with program updates and to spread the word about how your efforts are making a difference in the fight against COPD. You can subscribe here.
To access past issues of COPD Learn More Breathe Better® Update, see the links below.
Quarter 1 2017: An Update on the COPD National Action Plan
An Update on the COPD National Action Plan; Researchers Studying a New Way to CAPTURE COPD; Spotlight on Breathe Better Network Partner: Respiratory Health Association.
Quarter 2 2016: Hundreds Join To Develop Nation Action Plan for COPD
Feedback from the Community; Pulmonologists and Intensivists Around the World to Gather for ATS 2016; Share your ideas: National COPD Awareness Month; New member Spotlight: South Lincoln Medical Center.
Quarter 1 2016: Reducing the Burden of COPD: Developing a National Action Plan
Americans Raise Thier Voices For COPD during national COPD Awareness Month; NHLBI's COPD Learn More Breathe Better Program Wraps up Subcontract Partnerships; Study shows awareness of COPD and health outcomes.
Quarter 3 2015: Providing Support To Local Organizations: Update On NHLBI'S COPD Learn More Breathe Better® Subcontractor Program
COPD9USA Recap: Convening Experts To Improve Outcomes; COPD Awareness Levels Growing But Many Remain Undiagnosed; COPD Conversations Online.
Quarter 2 2015: NHLBI'S COPD Learn More Breathe Better® Program Awards New Subcontracts
Pulmonologists And Intensivists Around The World To Gather For ATS 2015; Spotlight On... ALA Of The Mid-Atlantic In Pennsylvania And The Pennsylvania COPD Coalition; Breathe Better Network Update.
Quarter 3 2013: CDC Releases State-Specific Fact Sheets on COPD
CDC Releases State-Specific Fact Sheets on COPD; Growing the Breathe Better Network: Strong Partnerships Moving COPD Awareness Forward; Breathing Easier in Tennessee; Country Conquers COPD™ Heads West; Breathe Better Network Update.
Quarter 2 2013: American Lung Association Report: Women at Greater Risk of COPD
American Lung Association Report: Women at Greater Risk of COPD; Spotlight On... Saba Firoozi, MPH of BREATHE LA; Breathe Better Network Update.
Quarter 1 2013: New State Level Data a Breakthrough in Raising COPD Awareness.
New state-level COPD BRFSS data comes as a result of partnership between CDC and NHLBI; Breathe Better Network Members Lead November COPD Awareness Efforts; COPD Foundation Hosts Upcoming COPD8USA Conference in Chicago; Spotlight On... Elise Fodor, RN, BSN and Sherry Courville, RN, BSN of Beaumont Health System (Royal Oak Campus).
Quarter 3 2012: Meet NHLBI's new director Dr. Gary H. Gibbons:
NHLBI taps Dr. Gary H. Gibbons as new Institute director; Country Conquers COPD™ makes its final stop of the season in York, PA; Spotlight on Kathleen (Kacey) Clayton of LifeCare Specialty Hospitals of North Louisiana; Three new organizations join the Breathe Better Network.
Quarter 2 2012: Country Conquers COPD™ goes cross country again:
Country Conquers COPD™ makes its 2nd cross country summer tour; NHLBI and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) work to provide info on the prevalence of COPD; World Spirometry Day and the 2012 Summer Olympics; COPD Foundation takes the Wheel in DRIVE4COPD; Spotlight on Dr. Michael Ezzie of the Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University.
Quarter 1, 2012: Second National COPD Conference energizes community, eyes future progress:
Recap of the Second National Conference on COPD; Research on a rare disease might offer insights on COPD; Spotlight on Vicky Shrader of the Hanover Hospital Lung & Sleep Center; Breathe Better Network adds three new partner organizations.