Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The purposes of this Assembly are to:

  1. evaluate the role of pulmonary rehabilitation in the context of the current health care environment,
  2. promote education for the public and other health care providers about the scientific rationale for and clinical outcomes of pulmonary rehabilitation,
  3. work collaboratively with other organizations such as the American Association for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, European Respiratory Society and American College of Chest Physicians to promote optimal utilization of PR worldwide, and
  4. to serve as an advocate for patients rights and care options for pulmonary rehabilitation
  5. promote continued investigation into the scientific rationale for and clinical outcomes of pulmonary rehabilitation

 

Last Reviewed: October 2017