PatientEducation

CommunityEvents

The Breathe Chicago Center© is invested in the Chicago community. We have partnered with a variety of patient advocacy groups in the greater Chicago area to bring new developments in research and patient education to you. We are committed to sharing our knowledge of asthma and COPD with your neighborhood. Let us know where we should go next!

The Breathe Chicago Center team attended COPD9 conference to learn more about cutting edge clinical care, research and care delivery in COPD. The COPD9 conference brings together hundreds of healthcare professionals and patients for two days of robust discussions...
The Lung Force Expo, put on by the American Lung Association (ALA), was a phenomenal event that brought individuals with COPD, clinicians, and others together to help find new ways to manage COPD.  This event was an exciting time to...
Kerry and Crystal, of the Breathe Chicago Center, attended the annual ACOG event to spread the word about asthma! This event attracts hundreds of families each year who are interested in finding out what types of health services are...
Members of the BCC were thrilled to be invited to attend the Jeanne Kenny YMCA health fair. They provided health education and discussed inhaler use and common asthma treatments. JEANNE KENNEY YMCA FLYER FOR JUNE 18TH 2014
Members of the Breathe Chicago Center© were featured guests on the prominent Chicago radio station WBGX. They shared information about asthma in the community and exciting programs for people with asthma and COPD on Senior Talk with Clara Hubbard....
BCC team members recently attended the ATS conference in sunny San Diego where they had the opportunity to hear about exciting new developments in lung research and patient care.  
The Breathe Chicago Center© climbed a grueling 96 flights of stairs to help the Respiratory Health Association raise $1 million for local research and programs focused on lung disease!
The 2014 Healthy Lung Expo will be held on May 2nd from 9a.m.-2p.m at the Chicago Marriott Hotel in Oak Brook, IL. UIC physicians along with other experts will be presenting.
The Breathe Chicago Center© was thrilled to attend this year’s Black Women’s Expo held at McCormick Center. The Black Women’s Expo is “a forum in Chicago for women to discuss and explore solutions to the issues they confront in...
Melissa represented the UIC Breathe Chicago Center at this year’s Healthy Lung Expo, a program supported by the American Lung Association designed for patients and professionals to learn more about the latest trends, resources and research surrounding COPD, Asthma...
Coordinators from the University of Illinois at Chicago represented the asthma and COPD research team at the Living Better Together conference. Organized by the Respiratory Health Association, Living Better Together is a conference for people with COPD and their...