US COPD Coalition

World COPD Day: Hawaii COPD Coalition Offers Free Webinar


Join the Hawaii COPD Coalition for a free Zoom webinar celebrating World COPD Day 2020 on Saturday, November 21 from 10:00am – 12:00 noon Hawaii Standard Time.  The topic is Living Well with COPD in a Pandemic

The schedule is:

10:00-10:35am Hawaii Standard Time 
Advanced Therapies for COPD:  Present and Future — Shanon Makekau, MD, pulmonologist at Kaiser Permanente Hawaii

Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Lung Health — Asha Devereaux, MD, MPH, pulmonologist and holistic specialist in California

Breathing and Pacing in Occupational Therapy — Sheri Komori and Aleina Tanabe, occupational therapy students 

Nebulizing Safely — Candice Clay, PhD of Theravance Biopharma

Hawaii and Coronavirus — Lieutenant Governor Josh Green, MD

Questions and Answers — Kathleen Kozak, MD & Valerie Chang JD

More information about joining a zoom meeting in this article with a short video: How to Join a Zoom Meeting.  No camera or microphone is needed to join — questions can be written out in the chat box on the webinar. You can join with a smart phone or a computer or tablet with an internet connection.

You can send ahead of time to so our speakers can answer them.  You can also type and send questions using the chat function during the webinar.

You can also view the 14th annual COPD Education Day Zoom webinar on the Hawaii COPD Coalition’s  YouTube channel at ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Hawaii COPD Coalition’s 14th Annual COPD Education Day 2020: COPD & COVID-19.