Meeting Archive:
PH Caregiving 101

Meeting Description:
Your family member or friend has just been diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension (PH). You want to help them, and you’re trying to find your role among all the new medical jargon, routines and expectations. Join us for this webinar to learn what “caregiving” means and get tips for being an effective caregiver.
This webinar will kick off PH Ready, Caregivers, PHA's new self-study curriculum for PH caregivers. If you'd like to sign up for PH Ready, Caregivers, visit
Date: Wed, Jul 24, 2013
Time: 08:30 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Michal Rachlin
 Presenter Information
Valerie Schacter Cappello
Lead Cardiothoracic Transplant Social Worker
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Valerie Cappello is the lead cardiothoracic transplant social worker at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark NJ where she works with pulmonary hypertension, lung transplant and heart transplant patients.  Valerie is a graduate of Tulane School of social work.