Pre-Conference Workshop

Workshop in Advanced Diagnostics and Therapeutics in Obstructive Lung Diseases

September 28, 2013 (Saturday)

0730-0800 Registration

0800-0840 Beyond Symptoms & Lung function: Inflammometry for Asthma (Parameswaran Nair)

0840-0920 Beyond Medical Treatment for Asthma (David Feller-Kopman)

0920-1000 Tea Break

1000-1040 Beyond Symptoms & Lung Function: Imaging for Obstructive Airway Disease (Cheah Foong Koon)

1040-1120 Beyond Symptoms & Lung Function: Inflammometry for COPD (Parameswaran Nair)

1120-1200 Beyond Medical Treatment for COPD (David Feller-Kopman)

1200-1300 Lunch

1300-1445 Live Demo

1445-1500 Tea Break

1500-1700 HANDS ON (40 minutes per station)

Station A: Setting Up an Airway Inflammometry Clinical Service

Station B: Bronchial Thermoplasty

Station C: Bronchoscopic Treatment of Emphysema

(Updated on 26 June 2013)

Co-organized with the Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, National University Hospital.