By: Catherine Oberg, MD In 2016, Catherine Oberg, MD, was awarded the CHEST Foundation Research Grant in Women’s Lung Health for her project on household air pollution in Ghana. Read a recent interview with Dr. Oberg in which she describes how she is championing lung health. How I Got Involved In medical school […]
Your donations to the CHEST Foundation unlock knowledge and put it into practice to improve patient outcomes. Making a Difference Your support is funding a grant for the East African Training Initiative (EATI), for example, which will help decrease mortality in a severely underserved population. Ethiopia bears the burden of high tuberculosis and lung disease […]
Call It a Day 2015 CHEST Foundation Grant Recipient’s Project Leads to City Proclamation for Special Day Mayor Nelda Martinez of Corpus Christi, Texas, proclaimed October 19, 2016, as “iConquer: Clean Wisely Healthy Living Day,” commemorating the work of Zehra Surani, MS, RRT, a 2015 CHEST Foundation grant winner. On this day, all Corpus Christi […]
Your generous support led to the CHEST Foundation awarding more than a half million dollars in grants at CHEST 2016. The inspiring work of 11 individuals was recognized at our awards ceremony this year, and we’re excited to highlight a few of their outstanding programs and research in this issue of Donor Spotlight. “I am […]
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The mission of the CHEST Foundation is to champion lung health by supporting clinical research, community service, and patient education.