Events

Join Great Discussions about Lung Health

Come and join the conversation about lungs–meetings are held throughout the year! See the calendar for more details and sign up to receive reminders and notifications. Starting in January, 2023, we have also been holding zoom and in-person support group meetings at Straub Library, 888 S. King Street, in basement, down the hall from the … Read more

Learn More about Oxygen

Supplemental Oxygen is the way our body can get more oxygen when our lungs just cannot produce enough. There are tanks of oxygen (like those used by scuba divers) and also concentrators, which take the nitrogen out of room air and give users more oxygen when they breathe. Both methods are widely available and can … Read more

ARCHIVED LINKS ARE HERE for 16th Annual FREE Zoom COPD Education Day, Friday!

Hawaii COPD Coalition Contact

For folks interested, here are the archived links: The Hawaii COPD Coalition’s 16th Annual COPD Education Day: COPD Introduction and Updates – YouTube The Hawaii COPD Coalition’s 16th Annual COPD Education Day: Coexisting Conditions with COPD – YouTube The Hawaii COPD Coalition’s 16th Annual COPD Education Day: Sleep Apnea and COPD – YouTube To refresh … Read more

World Bronchiectasis Day was July 1

The first World Bronchiectasis Day was held on July 1, 2022, and will be on July 1 every year forward. It is to help increase awareness of this treatable condition, as well as share information on ways to reduce the burden this condition causes to patients and their loved ones worldwide. Watch this great short … Read more

World COPD Day FREE Webinar

Join us for a free zoom webinar celebrating World COPD Day 2020 on Saturday, November 21 from 10-12 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 … Read more

COPD Education Day–FREE 9/11/2020 Online via ZOOM Webinar!

Hawaii COPD Ed Day Flyer

Register NOW and have a chance to win! Join us for the FREE 14th annual COPD Education Day on Friday, 9/11/2020 @10am-12 noon HST for a FREE online webinar via ZOOM. As always there will be great speakers, and the ability to get your questions answered. Hear about the latest on how to stay as … Read more

13th Annual COPD Education Day, Friday, September 13, 2019, FREE!

Hawaii COPD Coalition Education Day 2019

Register NOW! Join us for the FREE 13th annual COPD Education Day on Friday, 9/14/2018 @9:30am-2pm in Queen’s Conference Center. As always there will be great speakers, helpful exhibitors, and lots of free handouts. Hear about the latest new techniques to help folks breathe better, new altitude testing that is available to be sure you’re safe … Read more

12th Annual COPD education Day, Friday, September 14, 2018, FREE!

Hawaii COPD Coalition Education Day

Register NOW! Join us for the FREE 12th annual COPD Education Day on Friday, 9/14/2018 @10am-2pm in Queen’s Conference Center. As always there will be great speakers, helpful exhibitors, and lots of free handouts. Hear about the latest new techniques to help folks breathe better, new altitude testing that is available to be sure you’re … Read more

Pre-Register Now for 11th Annual COPD Education Day, Saturday, 9/16/2017!

Hawaii COPD Coalition Education Day 2017

2017This year’s event will feature lung specialist Eric Crawley, MD, as well as managing pharmacist Daniel Sabin of Longs Aina Haina! Emceeing our event is community organizer Jackie Young, former legislator and Staff Chief of ACS Hawaii. The Kapiolani Community College Respiratory Therapy Students will talk about use and care of your respiratory equipment. Josh Cordova of Rehab Hospital of the Pacific leading … Read more

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