US COPD Coalition

Month: July 2020


John Lewis – A Friend to the COPD Community

On July 17th, the COPD Community lost one of its best friends, Congressman John Lewis. We have all been aware of Congressman Lewis’ lifetime contributions to civil rights, as well as his service to our country as a Congressman representing Georgia’s 5th Congressional District. However, few are aware that he was a staunch supporter and advocate … Read more


USCC Honors Jamie Sullivan, MPH

Anyone who has been involved in the COPD community over the past decade knows our friend and colleague, Jamie Lamson Sullivan, MPH. Jamie has been a tireless advocate for COPD patients through her work with the Alpha-1 Foundation, the COPD Foundation, and the US COPD Coalition. Upon learning that Jamie has accepted a position as Director … Read more


“COPD and the Benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation”

The US COPD Coalition presented part two of our free webinar series on July 1, 2020 and the recording of the webinar is now available for viewing. The webinar, COPD and the Benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation, focused on helping COPD patients understand COPD and how stay healthy as we continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. … Read more