NOVEMBER 21, 2017 – NEWSLETTER

Dear colleagues and friends, We are looking ahead to another exciting CTS conference at the beautiful Quail Lodge resort in Carmel on Friday January 26 and Saturday January 27, 2018. Friday’s symposium will feature a Multidisciplinary Approach to Interstitial Lung Disease featuring top international speakers, followed by fellow’s poster competition, reception and the annual Western Respiratory Club Dinner featuring John Balmes MD speaking on ‘The Sonoma-Napa Fires: Health Impact and Response’. Saturday’s agenda includes a half day Lung Cancer Symposium followed by an Update on Bronchiectasis. For more information and to register, visit: https://calthoracic.org/events/2018-annual-educational-conference/.
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OCTOBER 24, 2017 – NEWSLETTER

Dear colleagues and friends, Our thanks to all who made our UCSD Multidisciplinary COPD Advanced Skills Training Symposium and Ultrasound skills course at the beautiful UCSD MET center in La Jolla CA a resounding success.. Our sincere thanks to Philippe Montgrain,, Shazia Jamil,, Dan Sweeney,, Trina Limberg,, Bill Stringer,, Ni - Cheng Liang,, George Chaux,, the members of CTS planning,, multidisciplinary and education committees,, and our outstanding administrative team who went above and beyond to make the meeting a suc-- cess including our executive director Phil Porte,, and the tireless work of Vickie Parshall,, Dave Eu-- banks and Karen Lui..
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SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 – NEWSLETTER

We have a few exciting updates for our upcoming UCSD Multidisciplinary COPD Advanced Skills Training Symposium on Saturday September 30 and 2-day Ultra- sound skills course on Saturday September 30 and Sunday October 1 at the beautiful UCSD MET center in La Jolla CA: We have also extended the early bird rate and are promoting a ‘3 registrations for the price of 2 for each conference. Only one CTS member is needed to get the member discount for group registration.
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AUGUST 15, 2017 – NEWSLETTER

We are very excited to announce the annual California Thoracic Society Southern California Fall Conference that will offer two simultaneous meetings at the beautiful UCSD MET center in La Jolla CA:

The CTS Multidisciplinary COPD Advanced Skills Training Symposium will be held on Saturday September 30 and will offer the latest in the science and application of advanced COPD diagnosis and management, and hands on skills training for all pulmonary clinicians.

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JULY 18, 2017 – NEWSLETTER

We are excited to announce our upcoming CTS conference at the UCSD MET Center in La Jolla on Saturday September 30 and Sunday October 1, 2017. Two simultaneous meetings will be held: A hands-on Advanced Ultrasound course on 9/30 and 10/1 and an updated COPD Advanced Skills Training on 9/30. Ex- perts will be presenting cutting edge, evidence based evaluation and manage- ment strategies that target advancing clinical practice in lung disease and comorbidities.
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