Time: 10:30 – 16:00 CEST
This event will focus on self-management to help patient organisations explore how they can support their patient communities to self-manage their health conditions
People living with lung conditions manage their health and wellbeing on a day-to-day basis. Supported self-management has been shown to help patients in maintaining their quality of life alongside a chronic disease. Supporting people with long-term conditions to self-manage their disease is a fundamental part of high-quality care. During the event we will consider key questions for patient organisations such as:
Our event will include inspiring talks from experts in self-management, people living with lung conditions and patient organisations active in this field. There will be a chance to explore the opportunities and challenges patient organisations face in supporting self-management as we share and learn from each other.
We do hope you will be able to join with us on 31 August 2022.
A full programme will be added to this event page in due course – register now to receive updates.
The talks will be recorded and made available after the event on the ELF website.
We are now inviting patient organisations to share their experiences and resources during the event.
This could include, for example:
Organisations can apply to share their experience in a range of ways:
Please note all presentations and materials must be available in English.
The closing date to apply is 17 June 2022.
ELF does not charge for its events. It wants to make sure they are available to anybody who wishes to join. To ensure we can keep doing this we ask that those who can afford to pay to consider making a donation. We are grateful to everyone who supports us in this way and helps lung health patients to have their voices heard.
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