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North Carolina Thoracic Society’s 2024 Annual Educational Conference

April 26 - April 27

North Carolina Thoracic Society’s
2024 Annual Educational Conference
Charlotte Motor Speedway

Friday April 26 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Saturday April 27 from 8:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Register today at the event website.

This educational conference will include several critical care workshops Friday PM and Saturday afternoon. Presentations on Saturday include Mild Asthma, Robotic bronchoscopy in lung cancer, discussion of new ATS spirometry, bias in critical care devices, and fellows’ presentations.

  • Target audience: All healthcare professionals, researchers, and others involved in lung health
  • Cat I ACCME will be obtained
  • Contacts for questions: Sweta Patel, MD and Roy Pleasants, PharmD ncthoracicsociety@gmail.com

AGENDA
Friday April 26, 2024
6:00 – 7:00 Reception/exhibits (heavy hors d’oeuvres throughout evening)
7:00 – 8:30 Critical care workshop
Saturday April 27, 2024
7:30 – 8:00 Registration/Exhibits
8:00 – 8:15 Introduction (Sweta Patel, MD)
8:15 – 9:15 Keynote – Nicholas Hanania, MD – Mild Asthma
9:15 – 9:50 Neil MacIntyre, MD – Review of New PFTs Guidance
9:50 – 10:10 Break, Exhibits
10:10 – 10:45 Ian Wong, MD, PhD – Critical Bias in Critical Care Devices
10:45 – 11:20 Connie Palandenech, RRT, RCP, FAARC – Pulmonary Rehabilitation Update
11:20 – 12:10 Lunch/exhibits
12:10 – 12:45 Brad Icard, MD – Robotic Bronchoscopy in Lung Cancer
12:45 – 1:45 Fellow presentations
2:00 – 3:00 Critical Care Workshops
6:00 – 9:00 NCTS Reception and Dinner, Product Theatre ( Location TBD