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Join us at the American Thoracic Society Conference in San Francisco


The American Thoracic Society (ATS) is hosting their annual conference in San Francisco May 13 – 18. Pulmonary, critical care, and sleep professionals who are members of the ATS will gather for educational seminars, workshops and exhibitions. The LAM Foundation will also be there and would like you to join us as we promote LAM awareness by educating lung professionals about the symptoms and signs of LAM, diagnostics, treatment and research advances.

There are three ways to get involved:

Volunteer at The LAM Foundation Booth

The LAM Foundation is looking for local women with LAM to join us at our booth during the conference to help us educate the pulmonary community by sharing your journey with LAM.

The booth is open at the following times:
Sunday, May 15 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Monday, May 16 - 10:00 - 3:00pm
Tuesday, May 17 - 10:00 - 3:00pm
Free passes for the conference are available for volunteers.

Contact Kerri Morgan at kmorgan@thelamfoundation.org if you are willing to help us by volunteering.

Meet The Experts Free Patient/Family Forum - Saturday, May 14, 2016 10 am to 2 pm


The American Thoracic Society Public Advisory Roundtable invites you to a FREE patient/family forum "Meet the Experts". This year's talks will focus on empowering patients with technology. LAM Clinic Director Stephen Ruoss, MD will be at one of the breakout sessions at noon.

Join us at: 
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
780 Mission St
San Francisco, California 94103

Complimentary lunch and parking will be provided. RSVP by email to cwhite@thoracic.org.

Join Us for The LAM Foundation's Afternoon Gathering - Saturday, May 14, 2016 2:30 pm to 5 pm

Women with LAM, family and friends are welcome to join us for a unique opportunity to visit with LAM experts, fellow patients, and leaders from The LAM Foundation!

LAM Clinic Director Stephen Ruoss, MD, from Stanford University Medical Center and Joel Moss, MD, PhD, Senior Investigator from the NIH/NHLBI, will present the most up-to-date LAM research and clinical advances in diagnosing and treating LAM. Executive Director, Sue Sherman, will also join us to share all that is happening at The LAM Foundation.

Join us at Jillian's Metreon Center
101 4th Street
San Francisco, California 94103

RSVP by email to Shellie Owens at saowens@earthlink.net.