International Ventilator Users Network's mission
is to enhance the lives and independence of users
of home mechanical ventilation (HMV) through
education, advocacy, research and networking.

MAY 31-JUNE 3, 2014

Promoting Healthy Ideas, PHI's 11th International Conference

Program for Promoting Healthy Ideas: PHI’s 11th International Conference
(Updated 4-17-14)

Registering for Promoting Healthy Ideas: PHI's 11th International Conference
(Print form, fill in the information, and mail to PHI.)

Reserving a Hotel Room
The special room rates expire May 7th. Prevailing rates will then apply, which are affected by baseball and the Cardinals will be in town.
(If you are interested in sharing a room, contact or call 314-534-0475. Sharing a personal attendant?

Opportunity to Exhibit: Mobility and Breathing Equipment and Aids
(Print form, fill in the information, and send to PHI.)

Want to send material to the hotel? Here is how.

Preliminary Information

Southwest Airlines flies into
Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport.


  Ventilator-Assisted Living
  Information about Ventilator-Assisted Living
  Home Ventilator Guide (updated 6-5-13)
En colaboración con los autores del documento original, la Red Internacional de Usuarios de Respiradores Mecánicos (International Ventilator Users Network, IVUN), un afiliado de Salud de Post Polio Internacional (Post-Polio Health International, PHI), el Centro de Recursos para la Parálisis de la Fundación Christopher y Dana Reeve ha creado una  traducción al español para aumentar el alcance a usuarios a nivel nacional e internacional.
  click here for Take Charge, Not ChancesClick logo for critical information for ventilator users and caregivers to give to emergency and health care providers.

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IVUN's Educational Conference Calls


and more ...


  Click to access survey.
  Flying While Using a Ventilator (updated 4-23-13)
  and more ...


  Request for Proposals for 2014 (deadline February 3, 2014)
      Request for Proposals Guidelines (PDF)
      Applicant Information (Word)
  Live in Houston area? Want to participate in research? Review PHI Announces 2013 Research Award and contact
  2011 Grants
  and more ...


  IVUN's Resource Directory for Ventilator-Assisted Living (Updated 3-17-14)
  Community Calendar of Conferences
  IVUN Membership Memos (2009-2012)
  and more ...









This site updated 4-23-14

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