Mar 09, 2017 06:00 PM
Mar 10, 2017 04:35 PM
|Where||UNC Friday Center for Continuing Education|
|Contact Name||Mary Ann Compton|
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The 38th Annual North Carolina Cardiopulmonary Rehabillitation Association Symposium, "Embracing a New Culture in Contemporary Rehabilitation," will be held March 9-10 at the William & Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill.
The UNC School of Medicine has provided continuing education support for this symposium. The opening talk, "When Can We Stop Holding Our Breath?" will be given by Grace Ann Dorney Koppel, president of the COPD Foundation, and is open to the public.
The North Carolina Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Association is a state affiliate of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Association (AACVPR). The NCCRA was founded in 1984 as a nonprofit organization dedicated to the mission of reducing disability from cardiovascular and pulmonary disease through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research and disease management. The multidisciplinary organization includes physicians, exercise physiologists, registered nurses, dietitians, respiratory therapists, physical therapists, mental health professionals, and vocational rehabilitation counselors. The NCCRA is committed to improving the quality of life for our patients and their families.