|Monday 22nd October 2018
Holiday Inn, Doncaster. A1(M) Jct 36
Come to the Yorkshire Patient Information Day to hear from leading clinicians and specialist nurses about the causes of pulmonary fibrosis, available treatments , the latest research and how to manage living with the disease. Speakers will include Dr Simon Hart (Hull and East Yorkshire), Dr Paul Bierne (Leeds) and Dr Steve Bianchi (Sheffield). There will be lots of opportunities for participants to ask questions in the sessions and during the breaks.
|1000||Registration and coffee|
Steve Jones, Chair APF
|Understanding Pulmonary Fibrosis|
|1100||What is pulmonary fibrosis?
Simon Hart, Hull
|1130||How is pulmonary fibrosis diagnosed and monitored?
Paul Beirne, Leeds
|12.00||Treating pulmonary fibrosis
Steve Bianchi, Sheffield
|News from Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis|
|1230||News from APF
|Current and future treatments|
|1400||Going on holiday, oxygen and travelling
Mark Major & Mandy Bell, Hull
|1430||Why am I breathless and what can I do about it?
Dr Ann Hutchinson, Hull
|1500||Panel discussion and Q&A
Steve Jones, APF
You can also telephone Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis at 01543 442152