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Webinar: New Developments — Children's Interstitial and Diffuse Lung Diseases

chILD Week

As part of "chILD Week at the ATS" and in conjunction with PAR partner the chILD Foundation, the ATS presented a live webinar on Thursday, September 28, 2017. The webinar entitled "New Developments: Children's Interstitial and Diffuse Lung Diseases" included a number of brief presentations by experts in the field. Martha Fishman, MD and Alicia Casey, MD of Boston Children's Hospital gave an overview of current chILD research; Anne-Karina Perl, PhD of the LungMAP Consortium gave an update on the LungMAP program and its relevance to chILD research; Jennifer Wambach, MD of Washington University gave an update on current ABCA3 research; and Vivian Saper, MD of Stanford School of Medicine spoke about lung involvement in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis.