Nashville Rolls Out a Blue Welcome for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
The Parthenon and the Korean Veterans Memorial Bridge will shine blue in support of the international fibrosis community attending the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's (PFF) biennial PFF Summit at the Omni Nashville Hotel, Nov. 9-11.
WHO: The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, the nation’s leading pulmonary fibrosis advocacy organization, will welcome more than 800 members of the pulmonary fibrosis community, from 46 states and 12 countries to its biennial PFF Summit.
WHAT: The Parthenon and Korean Veterans Memorial Bridge will feature blue lighting to welcome the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation's international PFF Summit.
WHEN AND WHERE: The Parthenon on Thurs., Nov. 9 and the Korean Veterans Memorial Bridge on Fri., Nov. 10.
WHY: Pulmonary fibrosis is a deadly lung disease affecting over 200,000 Americans and resulting in more than 40,000 deaths annually. Fifty-thousand new cases are diagnosed each year. There is no known cure.
About the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation mobilizes people and resources to provide access to high quality care and leads research for a cure so people with pulmonary fibrosis will live longer, healthier lives. The PFF collaborates with physicians, organizations, patients, and caregivers worldwide. The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation has a four-star rating from Charity Navigator and is a Better Business Bureau accredited charity. For more information, visit pulmonaryfibrosis.org or call 844.TalkPFF (844.825.5733) or 312.587.9272 from outside of the U.S.