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Simmons Center for
Interstitial Lung Disease

Clinic location (for patient appointment)
Comprehensive Lung Center
Falk Medical Building, 4th Floor
3601 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Schedule an appointment at 412-802-3275 or request an appointment online.

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Upcoming Simmons Center Events and Support Groups

View additional details and information about the 2018 events (PDF).

​Date

Event

​Time

​Location

​Monday, February 12 ​​2nd Annual Violet Rippy Memorial Lecture, Pulmonary Fibrosis: Past, Present, and Future
Presenter: David Lederer, MD, MS
*See below for webinar information
1pm to 3pm ​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC​
​Monday, March 5 ​Genetics and Pulmonary Fibrosis
Presenter: Janet Talbert, MS
1pm to 3pm UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC
​Monday, April 9 Planning for Your Future
Presenter: Jared Chiarchiaro, MD
​1pm to 3pm​ ​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC​
​Monday, May 7 ​Hands on Oxygen
Presenter: Deb Piontek, BA, BA RRT, RPFT; Melissa Priore, RN
​1pm to 3pm ​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC
​Monday, June 4 ​​Annual Update from the American Thoracic Society Conference
Presenter: Simmons Center Faculty and Staff
​1pm to 3pm ​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC
​Saturday, July 21 ​Violet Rippy 5K for Pulmonary Fibrosis
For more information, visit violetrippy5k.org​
​Monday, August 20 ​14th Annual Fran Magister “Fore IPF” Charity Golf Outing ​Wildwood Golf Club
More information to come as date approaches
​September 
Date to be determined
​Annual IPF Patient Education Day and Provider CME
​Monday, October 1 ​15th Annual Gateway Clipper Boat Cruise ​More information to come as date approaches
​Monday, November 5 ​Getting Referred for Lung Transplant: Where Do I Stand?
Presenter: Nancy Pepke, BSN, RN CTCC
​​1pm to 3pm ​​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC
​Monday, December 3 ​Annual Holiday Luncheon ​More information to come as date approaches ​​​UPMC Presbyterian
Scaife Conference Center Room,
1105ABC

*Topic: Simmons Center IPF Support Group Violet Rippy Memorial Lecture
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Or phone:
US: +1 408-638-0968 or +1 646-876-9923
International numbers available

Meeting ID: 863-672-403

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