Title

Bronchiolitis Obliterans after Lung Transplantation: Are we making progress?

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

4-11-2012

Comments

Dr. Reda Girgis is an Associate Professor of Medicine who holds a faculty appointment at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. He is also the Associate Medical Director, Lung Transplantation and the Co-Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program. Dr. Girgis' research interests include pulmonary hypertension and heart-lung transplantation.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

1. Understand the risk factors for Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome after lung transplantation

2. Be familiar with recent developments in the therapy of Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome

3. Be aware of strategies for prevention.