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Sep 04, 2019, 11:38 ET Three Lakes Partners And Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Partner In Fight Against Pulmonary Fibrosis

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) and Three Lakes Partners today marked September's National Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month with the...


Jul 23, 2019, 08:45 ET Medical Centers Specialize To Treat Patients With Complex Lung Disease

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) today announced that eight new sites have joined its Care Center Network (CCN) to help serve the more than...


May 30, 2019, 11:57 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Patient Registry Research Presented At American Thoracic Society Conference

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) today announced that abstracts using data from the PFF Patient Registry were presented at the American...


Apr 15, 2019, 11:38 ET Research And Peer Support Drive Conference On Life-Threatening Lung Disease

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's PFF Summit, the world's largest healthcare conference on pulmonary fibrosis (PF), will unite the PF community and ...


Mar 20, 2019, 11:38 ET Access To Care Improves For Patients With Complex Lung Disease

In an effort to make quality care more available to the 200,000 Americans living with pulmonary fibrosis (PF), the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation...


Mar 14, 2019, 11:35 ET Broadway Stars Set Fundraising Record To Fight Lung Disease

BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!, a benefit for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) raised a record $400,000 on Feb. 25 at Time Square's Edison Ballroom....


Mar 06, 2019, 11:40 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Updates Warning On Stem Cell Therapies Outside Clinical Trials

The medical advisory board of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF), the nation's leading patient education and advocacy organization representing...


Jan 23, 2019, 12:05 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation And Responsum Health Launch New Online Patient Newsfeed And Resource Platform

Pulmonary fibrosis patients, their loved ones and care team can now connect through a platform jointly launched by the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation...


Oct 10, 2018, 11:40 ET Thousands Of Americans Have Pulmonary Fibrosis, Many Not Diagnosed

More than 200,000 Americans are living with pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a progressive and debilitating lung disease that leads to scarring of the lungs....


Jul 31, 2018, 11:17 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's Patient Registry Reaches Target Enrollment

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) announced that it has achieved its enrollment goal for the initial phase of the PFF Patient Registry with...


Jul 19, 2018, 12:55 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Launches New PF Health App

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) and monARC Bionetworks have partnered to create the mobile app, PF Health, for individuals living with...


Jun 27, 2018, 12:55 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Launches Oxygen Information Line

For more than one million people living with serious lung conditions, such as pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a prescription for supplemental oxygen therapy ...


May 15, 2018, 11:12 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Extends Care For Patients With Deadly Lung Disease

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has expanded its nationwide Care Center Network with the selection of 15 additional sites, including two in...


Mar 20, 2018, 11:37 ET Sold-Out Broadway Belts For PFF! Raises Record-Breaking $350,000 For Fight Against Pulmonary Fibrosis

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) announced that its annual Broadway Belts for PFF! raised a record-breaking $350,000, bringing its eight-year...


Feb 06, 2018, 12:03 ET Online Tool Expedites Access To Clinical Trials For Pulmonary Fibrosis Patients

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has launched a new Clinical Trial Finder, the first one of its kind for patients living with the deadly lung...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:23 ET Better Care Comes Closer To Home For Patients With Deadly Lung Disease

To further serve the community of patients, caregivers and loved ones affected by pulmonary fibrosis (PF), the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF)...


Nov 29, 2017, 11:43 ET Chicago Bears Running Back Jordan Howard To Wear Pulmonary Fibrosis Branded Cleats In December 3 Game

Jordan Howard will wear luminous blue and green cleats in the colors of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) when he takes to the field Sunday,...


Nov 16, 2017, 11:42 ET Expanding Care, Research And Technology Reported At Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Conference

Physicians and researchers presented the latest scientific research into the numerous types of pulmonary fibrosis (PF), giving hope to nearly 900...


Sep 29, 2017, 11:42 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Walk Surpasses Participation And Fundraising Goals

Nearly 1,000 patients, families, caregivers and health care professionals from 40 states joined the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's (PFF) inaugural...


Sep 27, 2017, 11:20 ET Speakers Set For International Conference On Pulmonary Fibrosis

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF), the nation's leading pulmonary fibrosis (PF) advocacy organization, has announced its keynote speakers for...


Aug 01, 2017, 15:51 ET Inaugural PFF Walk Kicks Off Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month In September

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) will launch its inaugural PFF Walk on Sept. 9 in Chicago's Lincoln Park to raise awareness and funds in its...


Jul 25, 2017, 12:05 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Appoints Health Care Advocacy Executive William T. Schmidt As President And CEO

The board of directors of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has named William T. Schmidt as the next President and CEO, effective August 14,...


Jun 15, 2017, 15:10 ET Pulmonary Fibrosis Community Lobbies Lawmakers To Support Federal Funding

Four-time World Series champion Bernie Williams joined in the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's (PFF) recent advocacy session with Capitol Hill...


May 17, 2017, 11:55 ET 1,000th Patient Registers In National Database To Be Used In Fight Against Deadly Lung Disease

One thousand patients living with pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a progressive and deadly lung disease, have enrolled in the Pulmonary Fibrosis...


Apr 19, 2017, 16:17 ET International Pulmonary Fibrosis Community To Gather In Nashville For Biennial Global Summit, Nov. 9-11, 2017

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has announced its biennial PFF Summit 2017, an international conference addressing pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a ...