May 3, 2017

Canberra Patient Seminar

Come along to our patient seminar and hear informative presentations from expert speakers that will help you to better manage your lung condition:

Living Well with Lung Disease and the Importance of Being Proactive in Your Care

Claire Mulvihill, Lung Cancer Nurse at Lung Foundation Australia will provide some suggestions on how to communicate with your health professionals to enable you to manage the symptoms of lung disease and achieve the best outcomes.

The Importance of good nutrition and weight maintenance for Lung Health

Julie Priestley, Accredited Practicing Dietician and Clinical Educator at the Faculty of Health Clinics, University of Canberra will present on the important role that good nutrition and diet can play in helping to manage lung disease. Julie will also discuss how to maintain a stable weight.

Exacerbations and Your Lung Disease

Dr Mark Hurwitz, Director Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, The Canberra Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor, The Australian National University Medical School will explain the importance of early recognition and treatment for lung disease exacerbations and what to be aware of during flare-ups.

Click below for the invitation:

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