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Lung Center

Lung Education & Events

Save the Date: 2020 International COPD and Asthma Conference

November 16-17, 2020
Hosted by the Temple Lung Center in Collaboration with GOLD and GINA

Conference Director
Gerard J. Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP
Chair and Professor, Thoracic Medicine & Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Who Should Attend
All healthcare providers involved in the care and management of patients with COPD and/or Asthma.

AAT Level Predictor

Dr. Friedrich Kueppers 

Alpha 1 Antitrypsin belongs to a group of proteins whose blood levels rise during an acute-phase response (inflammation, infection, etc.). The elevated levels can obscure the presence of AAT Deficiency alleles.

Dr. Friedrich Kueppers has developed an online calculator that can predict the baseline AAT level as it would be in the absence of an acute-phase.

Learn more about the online calculator.

Current Continuing Medical Education Programs

In-Person CME Events

CANCELLED: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Dinner Event (No CMEs offered)
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Melt Restaurant
2880 Center Valley Parkway
Suite 624
Center Valley, PA 18034

CANCELLED: Severe Uncontrolled Asthma: Definitions, Management and Advanced Therapies
Friday, May 1, 2020
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Chubb Conference Center and Hotel
800 Ridge Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19144

High-Risk Sarcoidosis: Advanced Pulmonary, Cardiac and Neurological Issues
Friday, May 15, 2020
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Register Online >

On-Demand CME Webinars

The Temple Lung Center offers online, self-paced continuing medical education with topics specifically selected to provide the latest information on the management of patients with lung disease. The academic content provides CME for physicians, AANP CE for nurses and CRCE for respiratory professionals. The multimedia format is user-controlled to maximize engagement in the learning process. Learn more.

Past Continuing Medical Education Programs

Severe Uncontrolled Asthma: Definitions, Management and Advanced Therapies
Saturday, April 27, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Chubb Conference Center and Hotel
800 Ridge Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 191444

Friday, May 1, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2880 Center Valley Pkwy, #624
Center Valley, PA 18034

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Brio Tuscan Grille
305 Christiana Mall
Newark, Delaware 19702

View flyer for more information.

Reaching a Precise Diagnosis for the Pulmonary Hypertension Patient
April 26, 2018
Caffe Aldo Lamberti
Cherry Hill, NJ
View Flyer

Utilizing Current and Emerging Therapy to Treat the Advanced COPD Patient
April 30, 2018
Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse
King of Prussia, PA
View Flyer