IPF Support Group for Patients and Families




This group, comprised of patients, family members, care givers, friends, nurses, and doctors meets every second Monday of the month.  Usually meetings are held at noon in the TVC Conference Rooms, located on the second floor of The Vanderbilt Clinic (TVC) in rooms 2702-2703.  Usually meetings are scheduled with a guest speaker providing a lecture and question-answer session on a topic of interest to the IPF patient.  The meetings typically last from one to two hours.  Lunch is normallly provided.


If you would like to be added to our address list/email list so that you receive a reminder of each meeting, please email crystal.a.lowe@vanderbilt.edu.


Upcoming Meeting Dates and Lecture Topics:

Please see the calendar on the Home Page sidebar for dates and lecturers.  


Previous Lectures include:

            "Depression and Chronic Illness", Karen Starr, RN, MSN

            "Genetics and IPF", Dr. James Loyd

            "Pulmonary Rehabilitation", Zachary Klint of the Dayani Center