LAMposium is a specialized conference where individuals with lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), and their supporters and loved ones, can learn, share experiences, and connect with others who live with LAM. LAM patients will also have a unique opportunity to meet leading-edge LAM scientists, learn about critical research study opportunities, and consult with the world’s most experienced LAM clinicians.

These two fully programmed days feature educational sessions that cover a broad range of interests for patients and families affected by LAM.

Confirmed speakers for the conference include:

Joseph Barney, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Mary Beth Brown, PT, PhD
University of Washington

Daniel Dilling, MD
Loyola University Health System

Nishant Gupta, MD
University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Stephen Hammes, MD, PhD
University of Rochester Medical Center 

Elizabeth Henske, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Simon Johnson, DM
University of Nottingham 

Susan Jacobs, MS, RN
Stanford Health Center

Souheil El-Chemaly, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Vera Krymskaya, PhD, MBA
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 

Zeynep Madak-Erdogan, PhD
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Joel Moss, MD, PhD
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 

George Pappas, MD
Swedish Medical Center 

Stephen Ruoss, MD
Stanford Health Care 

Adrian Shifren, MD
Washington University Physicians 

Charlie Strange, MD
Medical University of South Carolina 

Bonnie Wang, MD
University of Michigan Health 



Other Conference Highlights

Breath of Hope Gala

Saturday, September 10

The Breath of Hope Gala is The LAM Foundation’s largest annual fundraiser. Individuals with LAM, their families and friends, along with the scientific and medical LAM community, will kick up their heels and raise their auction paddles at this black-tie optional celebration. Click here to learn more about the Breath of Hope Gala. 


A Note on Health and Safety

Please visit our COVID-19 page for further details and answers to the frequently asked questions pertaining to COVID-19 safety and precautions for the conference.