Journal Club

Journal Club

The ATS Assembly on Pulmonary Rehabilitation announces the next edition of its Journal Club, on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 12:00 noon EDT, to discuss Web-based Pulmonary Rehabilitation programs.

Dr. Emily Wan will present the paper entitled “Interactive Web-based Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme: A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial”.  Chapin E, Hewitt S, Singh S, et al.  BMJ Open 2017,7; e013682

We will be joined by two of the authors of the paper, Dr. Emma Chapin and Dr. Sally Singh (University Hospital of Leicester). Dr. Pat Camp (University of British Columbia) and Dr. Sarah Roark (Denver Health Hospital, Denver, CO, USA) experts in our field, will serve as online discussion panelists.  The discussion will be moderated by Dr. Rachael Evans (Consultant Respiratory Physician, University of Leicester, UK).

The web-based platform allows for a live and interactive Journal Club with real-time discussion both online and via telephone.  Please use a landline phone or VoIP for the call.

You will need to register for the webinar in order to participate in the Journal Club.  Registration is free.  To reserve your Webinar seat today please click here.

It is a pleasure to invite you to participate with this session and look forward to a stimulating discussion.

Please contact Dr. Evans with any suggestions or questions.

Dr.Sarah Roar, MD
Web Committee, ATS Assembly on Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Dr. Rachael Evans, MBChB, PhD
Web Editor, ATS Assembly on Pulmonary Rehabilitation


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