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Oct 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

CPF 'Living with IPF' Patient Seminar to be Webcast Live October 13, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the biggest challenges for people who suffer from Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)...

Oct 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

CPF Urges Congress to Increase Funding for IPF Research in 2009 Federal Budget

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced that the success of its fifth...

Sep 21, 2007, 01:00 ET

CPF Announces National IPF Awareness Week Activities

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis today announced 2007 National IPF Awareness Week...

Sep 05, 2007, 01:00 ET

Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Launches Aggressive Ad Campaign Directed at United States Congress

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) is launching an advertising campaign aimed at...

Aug 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

Pulmonary Fibrosis Mortality Rates Continue to Increase, Especially in Women

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- News out today in a major medical journal predicts that mortality rates in pulmonary...

Jul 26, 2007, 01:00 ET

Resolution Recognizing IPF and CPF's National IPF Awareness Week Passes Senate

WASHINGTON, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today the passage of important legislation...

Jul 18, 2007, 01:00 ET

Resolution Recognizing IPF Challenges Introduced in 110th Congress

WASHINGTON, July 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today important legislation that recognizes...

Jun 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

Joe Nichols Fan Club Partners With CPF to Create Memorial Gift in Nichols' Father's Name

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Joe Nichols Fan Club and The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced the...

May 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

Two California Women Walk, Cycle More Than 100 Miles for Their Fathers

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Side by side and stride by stride, two devoted daughters and best friends will demonstrate...

May 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

Webcast Alert: CPF 'Living with IPF' Patient Seminar to be Webcast Live May 12, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF), a California based nonprofit organization, and The Mount...

Apr 27, 2007, 01:00 ET

Pulmonary Fibrosis Patient, CPF Member & Advocate, on 'The View'

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Vito Valenti spoke to "The View" hosts Rosie O'Donnell and Joy Behar about his personal...

Mar 21, 2007, 01:00 ET

Medical Journal Publishes First Large-Scale Survey Revealing Experiences of IPF Patients

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced a summary manuscript from its Basic...

Jan 22, 2007, 00:00 ET

Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis and American Thoracic Society Award $100,000 Pulmonary Fibrosis Grant to Johns Hopkins Researcher

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced a jointly funded $100,000, two-year...

Nov 27, 2006, 00:00 ET

Nationally Syndicated Radio Program Interviews Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis, University of Chicago Doctor, About Deadly Lung Disease

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) is featured in a "Radio Health Journal" interview to air...

Nov 09, 2006, 00:00 ET
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Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis CEO Mark Shreve with Skip Garcia, M.D., chairman of the department of medicine and Imre Noth, M.D., assistant professor or Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, both of the University of Chicago. (PRNewsFoto/Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis)[TK]
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 11/09/2006

Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis B.I.G. (Breathing Is Glorious!) Ball Raises More Than $250,000 for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis' (CPF) second annual B.I.G. (Breathing Is Glorious!) Ball...

Oct 11, 2006, 01:00 ET

Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Concludes Successful National IPF Awareness Week

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced results from its fourth annual, National...

Oct 11, 2006, 01:00 ET

Webb School Teacher Receives Gift of Life With Lung Transplant, Headmaster Gives Authority for Donation to Fuel Research That May Some Day Lead to a Cure

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Touched by a short autobiography written by a Webb School teacher detailing his life and death...

Oct 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

Pulmonary Fibrosis Prevalence Increases 156 Percent in Six Years

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevalence of pulmonary fibrosis has increased 156 percent in the last six years, according to a new...

Oct 04, 2006, 01:00 ET

CPF to Co-Host Living With IPF Patient Events in San Francisco and Los Angeles

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) -- in partnerships with the University of California in San...

Sep 22, 2006, 01:00 ET

Patients Ask Members of Congress for Help Fighting Deadly Lung Disease

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) today announced the fourth annual National IPF Awareness...