This conference’s main objective is as a forum for dynamic interaction of pulmonologists, thoracic radiologists and lung pathologists. The conference series aims to cover all major pulmonary diseases during the course of a two-year cycle. Second year pulmonary Fellows select recent cases and present those to faculty and other fellows from all three departments in a format that encourages faculty participation and discussion. Fellows will choose on aspect of one of the cases Presentations and cases are discussed one week in advance with Dr. Joao de Andrade to assure that the presentations are appropriate and objective. In addition, the Radiology attending assigned to each conference presents “classical” chest x-ray findings during a brief “intermission” between cases. 










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