Understanding COVID-19: Lung Disease

April 8 2020 1:00 pm

Event Details

Health Professional Conferences & Training, Patient Education, Webinar, Webinar

  • April 8 2020
  • 1:00 pm

Staying safe during the pandemic: COVID-19 information for ILD patients

Speaker: Professor Dan Chambers MBBS MRCP FRACP MD

As the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak continues, Lung Foundation Australia aims to address the questions that people living with Interstitial Lung Disease will undoubtedly have about its impact on them. This webinar with Professor Dan Chambers will highlight the way COVID-19 may affect those with an existing lung disease. This session will mythbust the misinformation, offer practical advice for keeping yourself and others safe, and answer your FAQs.

When: Wednesday 8th April, 2020

Time: 1.00pm (QLD, VIC, TAS, ACT, NSW) 12.30PM (SA, NT) 11.00am (WA)

Speaker Biography

Professor Dan Chambers is a Thoracic and Transplant Physician and Clinical Professor at the University of Queensland. He cared for many critically ill patients during the Swine Flu epidemic in 2009. His research focuses on severe lung disease and transplantation.

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