Improving Patient Care Through Medical Education

The Temple Lung Center offers online, self-paced continuing medical education with topics specifically selected to provide the latest information on the management of patients with lung disease. The academic content provides CME for physicians, and other healthcare providers. The multimedia format is user-controlled to maximize engagement in the learning process. Additional educational activities are forthcoming, so please check back periodically to see what is new.

The Potential for Bronchoscopic Interventions in Chronic Bronchitis

Victor Kim, MD, ATSF, FAASM
Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, PA USA

Pulmonary Hypertension: An update on diagnosis, treatment and risk assessment

Sheila Weaver, DO
Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Temple University Health System

Diaphragm Dysfunction

Roman V. Petrov, MD, PhD Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University;
Matthew Gordon, MD Assistant Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University;
Terry Heiman-Patterson, MD Professor, Department of Neurology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Standardizing the Pulmonary Embolism care with Pulmonary Embolism Response Teams (PERT)

Parth Rali, MD
Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Director, PERT Program
Temple University Health System
Chair, National PERT Consortium Protocol Committee

High-Yield Updates in Interstitial Lung Diseases (ILDs)

Erin R. Camac, DO, FCCP
Associate Professor, Clinical Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Surgical Approaches to Lung Transplantation

Norihisa Shigemura, MD, PhD
Surgical Director of Lung Transplantation
Surgical Director of Lung Failure
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Severe Uncontrolled Asthma: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis, Co-Management, and Advanced Therapies

Kartik Shenoy, MD; Gustavo Adolfo Fernandez Romero, MD; Sean Duffy, MD;
Mark Malamood, MD; Caitlin McLean, MD; Michael Prematta, MD

Management of Advanced Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Rohit Gupta, MD
Director, Sarcoidosis Program at Temple Lung Center
Assistant Professor, Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, PA