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  • American Thoracic Society
    The American Thoracic Society, founded in 1905, is an independently incorporated, international, educational and scientific society which focuses on respiratory and critical care medicine.
  • National Institutes of Health
    The National Institutes of Health is the steward of medical and behavioral research for the Nation. It is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
    The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for and raising awareness of pulmonary fibrosis, an often fatal lung disease. The Foundation is devoted to improving the quality of life for those afflicted with this illness.
  • Accessible Journeys
    Since 1985, Accessible Journeys has been designing accessible holidays and escorting groups on accessible vacations exclusively for slow walkers, wheelchair travelers, their families, and friends.
  • Can Be Done
    The philosophy of Can Be Done is that those less agile or with disabilities should have the same facilities available to them as those who are able-bodied, if at all possible.
  • PA State IPF Registry
    This collaborative effort of five medical centers in PA aims to increase awareness of IPF, provide compassionate care for patients and their families, and improve access to care and research.