We keep patients, caregivers and the medical community informed about the latest happenings at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Lung Center through press releases, Pulmonary Advances newsletter and BWH Clinical & Research News. Below is a list of our recent lung-related news stories.
News and Publications
January 24, 2017 - Farbod Rahaghi, MD, PhD, Wins ATS Foundation/Pulmonary, Hypertension Association Award
Farbod Rahaghi, MD, PhD, of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, has been awarded a two-year, $40,000 annual grant from the American Thoracic Society (ATS) Foundation’s Research Program and the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.
October 21, 2016 BWH Sets Life-Giving Record for Lung Transplants
In the last year, members of The Lung Center clinical team at Brigham and Women’s Hospital have performed a record 51 transplants, the most ever done in one year at BWH or in any one hospital in New England.
August 8, 2016 Camp Elected to Organ Procurement Transplant Organization/United Network for Organ Sharing (OPTN/UNOS)
Phillip Camp, Jr., MD, FACS, was appointed to the Membership and Professional Standards Committee of OPTN/UNOS, working to ensure that members meet and remain in compliance with OPTN/UNOS Criteria for Institutional Membership.