January 28, 2020 – NEWSLETTER

The dawn of a new year brings hope and allows for renewed and fresh beginnings. Since 1940, CTS has reinvented and adapted its practices to meet the needs of our members and community. As a result of these changes, CTS is one of the most innovative and largest chapters of the American Thoracic Society (ATS).
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December 18, 2019 – NEWSLETTER

First, I hope to see many of you in Monterey on January 17-18. Dr Michelle Cao and the planning committee have organized another great educational conference, highlighting Pulmonary Hypertension, COPD,  oxygen delivery, Ethics, and many other hot topics in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.
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November 25, 2019 – NEWSLETTER

Dear CTS members, For me, the month of November is a time to give thanks. It reminds me to to be thankful for the wonderful people in my life both at work and at home, and grateful for a career that enables me to strive to make a difference in people’s lives and in the world every day.
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October 28, 2019 – NEWSLETTER

I’d like to begin by personally acknowledging the disruption in many of our lives by the power shutdowns and devastating wildfires. As I write this, our own home has been without electricity or internet for more than 96 hours. It has been a dramatic re- minder to consider how to best prepare my family and my patients for future events.
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September 24, 2019 – NEWSLETTER

There is still time to register for our Southern California CTS Educational Conference on October 4-5, 2019 at the Hotel Irvine! Here is the link to registration: https://calthoracic.org/events/2019-southern-annual-educational-conference/. If you have not yet reviewed the program, let me bring to your attention the Saturday afternoon Hands-On session in Pleural Procedures.
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