Office of Professional Education

The Importance of Early and Accurate Diagnosis and Treatment of ILD and IPF

A free CME/CE live webinar.

Learn how to early and accurately diagnose and treat Idiopathic Lung Disease and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.


Wednesday, October 7, 2020 – 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm MDT

Begins at 7:00 pm EDT, 6:00 pm CDT, and 4:00 pm PDT

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Target Audience:

Pulmonologists, Radiologists, Pathologists, Primary Care Physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses, and Physician Assistants, and Registered Nurses who treat patients with ILD.


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be better able to:

  1. Integrate new information about the natural history of IPF and other ILDs into clinical decision-making and discussions with patients about their prognosis. 
  2. Employ best practices for the early and accurate diagnosis of IPF and other ILDs. 
  3. Develop pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment plans for patients with IPF that help to preserve lung function and manage symptoms.


Program Faculty:

Amy Olson, MD, MSPH (Program Chair)
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO

Maria Padilla, MD
Director, Advanced Lung Disease/Interstitial Lung Disease Program
Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Mount Sinai-National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute
New York City, NY
Jesse Roman, MD
Professor of Medicine
CEO, Jane & Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute – Jefferson Health and National Jewish Health
Ludwig Kind Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Enterprise Division Chief, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Jefferson Health, Philadelphia, PA



For questions, please email the Office of Professional Education at National Jewish Health or call 303.398.1000 or 800.844.2305. To register, please click here.

Accreditation and Designation Statements:

Physicians:  National Jewish Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

National Jewish Health designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Registered Nurses Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12724 for 1.5 nursing contact hours.



This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.