Cost for the event is $ 15 for an individual and $ 30 for a family. – Also, beginning at 4 clock on August 2005, the ARDS Foundation hosting their first ARDS Mini-Conference. Speakers include GR Scott Budinger, Michael Moore, Steven Sadowsky, all. From Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital is a life – speak ARDS Survivor, Pastor Jack Yonts, the question of prayer, grief and spirituality in relation to ARDS will tackling. Ardsusa.org / Mini conference.htm.
More than 75 has succeeded die this year from Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. ARDS kills more Americans each year than breast cancer and AIDS. Ten years ago, ARDS suddenly changed the life of then 33 – year-old attorney, Eileen Rubin Zacharias. ‘After I spent 4 weeks in a coma and eight weeks on a ventilator, I committed myself to to raise awareness about this devastating syndrome,’said Zacharias, ARDS Foundation President. ‘In the past five years, we have passionate about ways to make money lead to increased lead to increased medical knowledge for the for ARDS. But it is important community community and ARDS, and the mini -. Conference, we will be able to educate bring experts ‘.– St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centres – serve parts of New York, all the by NJ, eastern Pennsylvania and southern Connecticut.