Saturday, October 20
7:30 am – 9:00 am
Ambassadors for OneBreath® Past Chairs Council Breakfast
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Ambassadors for OneBreath Reception
Ambassadors and their guests are invited to celebrate the achievements of the group while enjoying light refreshments in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
Monday, October 24
9:00 am – 10:15 am
Opening Session: Driving Diversity
This opening session will feature keynote speaker, Marilyn Tam, and a special presentation by The CHEST Foundation and OneBreath, including presentation of the Ambassadors for OneBreath Humanitarian Award. Continuing the tradition of supporting the D. Robert McCaffree, MD Master FCCP Humanitarian Award Program, the Ambassadors sponsor this award to support a nonprofit organization where ACCP members volunteer their time and medical expertise.
Tuesday, October 23
10:00 am – 11:30 am
The Ambassadors for OneBreath Annual Open Meeting and Educational Program
Attendees are invited to learn more about the Ambassadors and hear a presentation on the OneBreath initiative and lung health. Led by Chair Sabiha Raoof, MD, FCCP, the meeting will recap past projects and feature information about the 2012 Ambassadors Group Humanitarian Award project.
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Ambassadors for OneBreath Hospitality and Information Room Open
Ambassadors are invited to relax and meet with friends in the hospitality and information room before and after the special presentation, “Celebrating Our Diversity.” Attendees interested in becoming an Ambassador can stop by to meet new friends, learn more, and attend the special presentation.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrating Our Diversity: Switzerland
Continuing the series to celebrate the diverse cultural heritages of Ambassadors, a presentation on Switzerland will be given by an Ambassador in the hospitality and information room. All attendees are invited.
Monday, October 22
11:00 am – 2:30 pm
ACCP Industry Advisory Council and The CHEST Foundation’s Community Outreach Event at Mount Olive Elementary School
11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Training Lunch
12:45 pm – 2:30 pm: Event
Join other Ambassadors and volunteers from the Women’s Health NetWork to present Lung LessonsSM to students at Mount Olive Elementary School. The event begins with a training session and lunch, then take a bus to the school to present to students in their classrooms.
Tuesday, October 23
7:30 am – 8:45 am
Women’s Health NetWork Forum With Featured Speaker
11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Women’s Health NetWork Luncheon
The CHEST Foundation established the Ambassadors Group to assist in achieving its mission to improve patient care through education. Since 2001, the Ambassadors Group has educated elementary school students around the world about lung health and the dangers of tobacco use using the Lung LessonsSM program and has supported an annual Ambassadors Group Humanitarian Award. This year, the group is renamed, Ambassadors for OneBreath, to align with the goals of OneBreath and help expand its reach.
Membership in the Ambassadors for OneBreath is free and open to all ACCP members, spouses, and friends, including high school and college-aged youth. Learn more and join.