US COPD Coalition

Rebecca Rudolph


EVENT ALERT:COPD Together Caregiver Webinar!

EVENT ALERT: Our member, the COPD Foundation, is conducting a webinar for caregivers on November 20th! It’s a webinar you don’t want to miss! Please visit this link to check out the event details and to register:


Get Involved!

Unique Opportunity for Patients/Advocates to Review and Comment on Newly Proposed Research on  Respiratory Health Illnesses and Conditions The Department of Defense (DOD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) is seeking individuals who are living  with Respiratory Health conditions to participate as reviewers of applications of newly proposed research … Read more


Upcoming Event: U.S. COPD Coalition Meeting!

U.S. COPD Coalition Semi-Annual Business Meeting  October 28th, 20141:00-4:00pm Hilton Austin500 E 4th StreetRoom 412Austin, Texas 78701 Please join the U.S. COPD Coalition for our semi-annual business meeting for a presentations on the Patient Powered Research Network and LungForce, information on COPD Awareness Month, an update from NHLBI, a networking session and so much more! … Read more


SAVE THE DATE: May 20th Business Meeting

Hello USCC Members! Be on the lookout for our save the date email about our upcoming business meeting in San Diego.  Here are the meeting details: May 20th, 1:00-4:00pmOmni San Diego675 L Street, San Diego, CA 92101Gallery IIHotel Phone: 1-619-231-6664 Feel free to reach out to Becca,, with any questions or for additional information. 


It’s AARC Virtual Lobby Week!

Respiratory therapists are going to Washington, D.C. to meet with members of Congress to lobby for support of HR 2619 The “Medicare Respiratory Therapist Access Act”. You can help these DC-bound respiratory therapists joined by patient advocates and local area RT students in their efforts by contacting your own members of Congress just before they … Read more


Upcoming Call: Northwest COPD Coalition Members

Hello Northwest COPD Coalition Members!    I just wanted to remind you that there is a call next Wednesday, March 26th at 9:30am PST (the call information is below). On the call we will have a special guest speaker, Chelsea Pelc, Clinical and Wellness Programs Manager at the Montana Association of Health Care Purchasers, who will … Read more


Upcoming Event: Florida COPD Coalition

The COPD Foundation and the Florida COPD Coalition welcomes legislators and staff to learn about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, COPD, the third leading cause of death in the United States.  The COPD Awareness Day at the Capitol will provide information about COPD, screenings by respiratory therapists, and time to talk with your constituents who live … Read more