Keynotes & Honor Lectures

At CHEST, attend our opening sessions to hear featured speakers discuss issues impacting chest medicine. And, be sure to attend honor and memorial lectures, where chest medicine professionals will be recognized for their distinguished work.

Learn more about our CHEST 2016 Keynote Speakers:

Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick is a keynote speaker at CHEST 2016With Help of her Doctors, Keynote Speaker Can Still Sing

Charity Tillemann-Dick is an American-born soprano and a recipient of two double-lung transplants. After receiving a diagnosis of idiopathic PAH in 2004, Charity served as the national spokesperson for the Pulmonary Hypertension Association, working to raise awareness, increase federal research funding, expand stem cell research, and promote preventive and alternative medicine.

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Tamara McCleary is a CHEST 2016 Keynote SpeakerSeven Questions with Keynote Speaker Tamara McCleary

Tamara McCleary, RN, BSN, is CEO of Thulium, a brand and social media strategy company, creating huge, avid audiences for the Fortune 100, 50, and 15 through brand strategies harnessing the power of story and social media. Companies as diverse as Verizon, IBM, Dynamic Signal, VentureBeat, and Kawasaki Motors are clients that have leveraged her insights into bolstering their image, brand, and messaging across social media channels.

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