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 Straub Lung Center, Strode-Milnor wing. They will be held on 2nd Wednesdays, 10-noon, HST. More details and zoom link will be on calendar. For 2024, we are switching to 3rd Wednesdays of very month, same time, 10am-noon, HST, both live and via ZOOM. Please register so reminders will be sent to you. A map and directory of the Straub campus is here.

There are zoom meetings on 2nd, 3rd and 4th Tuesdays of the month at Right2Breathe and on the calendar; some of the past ones are archived. EventBrite will allow registrations near date of meetings. November ONLY will have a meeting on Wednesday, World COPD Day, instead of Tuesday. It is Wednesday, November 15 (talk by Dr. Brian Carlin, MD) about recognizing and treating COPD Exacerbations (flare ups) early. Register if interested.

World Oxygen Day was 10/2/2023. Additionally, the 17th Annual COPD Education Day, “Emerging with Aloha,” was held as hybrid event as well–at Queen’s Conference Center as well as via zoom on Friday, September 8, 2023. Pre-register online to save your space at Hawaii COPD Event Registration – Hawaii COPD Coalition. It was archived and is in article above. The 18th Annual COPD Education Day will be in September 2024–stay tuned!