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2024 Updates in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

South Carolina Thoracic Society Annual Meeting
March 23, 2024
Mills House Curio Collection by Hilton  | Charleston, SC

The South Carolina Thoracic Society (SCTS) one-day conference updates providers on the latest developments in pulmonary and critical care medicine. The SCTS Board has invited a group of distinguished visiting professors to speak at the conference on various PCCM topics. Earn 7.5 hours of CME credit.

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Meeting Agenda:




7:45am - 8:00am

Edward Kilb, M.D., MUSC

Welcome and Business Meeting

8:00am - 8:40am

Marc Judson, M.D., University of Albany

Advanced Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

8:40am - 9:20am

Jean-Paul (JP) Higeuro, M.D., Yale University

Updates in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

9:20am - 10:00am

Meena Kalluri, M.D., University of Alberta

Integrating Symptom Management in ILD: A Breath of Fresh Air

10:00am - 10:20am


10:20am - 11:00am

Dee Ford, M.D., MUSC

Beyond Physiology: Lessons Learned from the Physician as Patient

11:00am - 11:40am

Nandita Nadig, M.D., Northwestern University

Beyond Physiology: Unmet Needs - Patient and Family Transitions Out of Critical Illness

11:40am - 12:20pm

Rolando Sanchez, M.D., University of Iowa

Beyond Physiology: Post-ICU syndrome and Long-Term ICU Outcomes

12:20pm - 1:30pm

Lunch Break

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Edward Kilb, M.D., Stephen Sexauer, M.D., and Katie Long M.D., MUSC

Clinical Case Puzzlers: Fellow Case Presentations in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

2:30pm - 3:10pm

Charlie Strange, M.D., MUSC

Advanced Therapies in COPD

3:10pm - 3:50pm

Roberto Benzo, M.D., Mayo Clinic

Home Rehabilitation, Health Coaching and Remote Monitoring in Chronic Lung Disease: The Science and the Implementation in Clinical Practice

3:50pm - 4:30pm

Hiren Mehta M.D., University of Florida, Nick Pastis M.D., Ohio State University, and Jessica Wang Memoli M.D., Georgetown, University

Hot Topics in Thoracic Oncology, Moderated by Nichole Tanner, M.D., MUSC

4:30pm - 4:40pm

Edward Kilb, M.D., MUSC

Concluding Remarks