Schedule: Live Sessions


Preview the Sessions That Took Place Live at CHEST 2020

All live session recordings are now available for CHEST 2020 registrants through the “Live Sessions” section of CHEST 2020 lobby. 

Please note:
This agenda only shows the live CHEST 2020 sessions.
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Advanced Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: Closing the Gap to Better Management

Advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis (APS) occurs in approximately 5% of sarcoidosis patients, and it accounts for most of the mortality, morbidity, and healthcare use. New and emerging advances can aid clinicians in managing the complications and pathophysiologic processes of APS. These include the use of inflammatory markers, new insights into sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension, infectious complications, and lung transplantation. APS would be presented with a focus on gaps in...

HRCT in Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease: UIP/IPF and Beyond

There are established although somewhat controversial CT-scan-based criteria that enable a specific diagnosis of usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP). Utilizing case-based discussion, key concepts in HRCT imaging suggesting the presence of a specific histopathologic ILD diagnoses (eg, NSIP, RB-ILD, HP, etc) will be reviewed.

Fellows Diffuse Lung Disease

All original research presentation content for CHEST 2020 is embargoed until October 12.

Controversies in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Bronchoscopy: A Pro-Con Debate

The field of bronchoscopy has rapidly grown over the last 10 years with the development of new approaches that may improve our ability to diagnose and treat certain lung disease. Although these technologies are promising, the emerging data on these modalities is mixed and their role in clinical practice remains to be fully delineated. Our session will utilize a pro-con format to review key technologies (cryobiopsy for diffuse lung disease, bronchoscopy for the diagnosis of peripheral pulmonary...

The Erin Popovich Endowment: The Role of Doctor and Patient in Chronic Lung Disease Education and Oxygen Therapy

This inaugural Erin Popovich Honorary lecture will focus on the role of the Doctor and Patient in disease state education as well as oxygen therapy. It will address the complexities of these questions from the standpoint of the health care professional and the patient with a case-based and evidence based perspective. In addition, we will bring the insight of a patient with regards to the difficult nature of getting information and adequate choices in oxygen therapy. The session will...

The CHEST 2020 schedule is subject to change.