Breathing Easy Information Session

Tuesday 1 Aug

Auditorium in the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst

Are you one of the one in four Australians who suffer from a lung condition?  If you are, or know someone who does, then find out more by listening to our Breathing Easy Information Discussion.

Over the course of an hour you will hear from some of our best St Vincent’s Hospital clinicians including Dr Emily Stone, Thoracic Physician, Dr Emily Granger, Cardiothoracic Surgeon and Dr Anna Mohammadieh, Sleep and Thoracic Medicine Specialist.  Sophie Scott, the ABCs Medical Reporter, will be facilitating this chat to help us easily understand these often complex medical conditions.

Together they discuss common thoracic conditions. This includes respiratory infections diseases like pneumonia, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and sleep apnoea. They also discuss the latest treatments and cures for these conditions.

Take a listen to the Breathing Easy discussion below:

If you enjoyed this discussion, take a listen to our other discussions here.