Patient Education

Many educational resources about interstitial lung disease are available to patients, including:

Clinical Research

Clinical trials available for enrollment

Patient Support

Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group of Greater Washington, DC, is a virtual monthly support group intended for patients, families and caregivers of those diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis or interstitial lung disease. The group format includes educational presentations with a specific topic each month.

The virtual group meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month (except December, when there is no meeting) from 1 to 2 p.m. See 2023 Meeting Dates

Inova Advanced Lung Disease and Transplant Program social worker Elizabeth Davies-Wellborn facilitates this group. For more information, please get in touch with Elizabeth Davies-Wellborn at 703-776-8027 or