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PAA Announces Patient Advocacy Support Group

May 29, 2012

SUMMIT, N.J., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Pulmonary and Allergy Associates of Summit, Cedar Knolls, Livingston, Millburn, Newark and Hackettstown announced that it will be co-sponsoring a COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) patient advocacy and support group on Monday, June 11, 2012 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston.

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Patients and family members who have been impacted or diagnosed with COPD, Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis or any other lung disease are welcome to the meeting. A patient advocacy coordinator and Alpha 1 Deficiency specialist from global healthcare company CSL Behring will be making a presentation and available to answer questions. Healthcare company Grinfols Pharmaceuticals is also co-sponsoring the event.

For more information about the support and advocacy group or to RSVP (seating is limited), please contact Pulmonary and Allergy Associates at 908.934.0555 or paapulmonary@paamds.com. Saint Barnabas is located at 200 South Orange Avenue in Livingston. Free valet parking and childcare will be available.

Pulmonary and Allergy Associates is the leading medical practice in Northern New Jersey for interventional pulmonology, sleep disorders, adult and pediatric allergies, critical care and clinical research. The practice is comprised of over 17 board certified physicians, registered and advanced practical nurses, respiratory therapists and a clinical research team that has led hundreds of pharmaceutical studies.

For more information about Pulmonary and Allergy Associates, please visit www.paamds.com or call (908) 934-0555.

Media Contact: Lisa Dawson at 201.522.2035 or lisa@ld-ink.com

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