Moving Mountains: A Colorado Patient Symposium - formally known as the Thomas L. Petty, M.D. Moving Mountains Conference
Denver Police Protective Association and PPA Event Center

This annual conference brings together Coloradans and their caregivers living with lung disease to learn from local experts on treatments, research, and living life to its fullest with lung disease.

Please join us on Saturday, October 7, 2023, at the Denver Police Protective Association and PPA Event Center for a day of learning and connection.

When: October 7, 2023

Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Where: Denver Police Protective Association and PPA Event Center, 2105 Decatur St. Denver, CO 80211

Cost: $15 per ticket. Your ticket includes, refreshments, a light breakfast and a Panera lunch. 

There will be many local vendors and prizes for some lucky winners!

Have Questions? Please contact us at 

Traveling from the Colorado Springs or Pueblo?

Bus transportation is included in the registration!
Pickup Details
Meet at 175 S. Union Blvd.
Printer Park Medical Plaza Building, East side at
7:00 am. Bus leaves at 7:15 am.
Meet at Woodman & Hwy I-25 Park & Ride
7:30 am. Bus leaves at 7:45 am.

THANK YOU to our local Corporate Partners!

Gold Partner

Bronze Partners

Meet Our Speakers!

R. William Vandivier, MD
Professor, Medicine-Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care

Dr. R. William Vandivier is a Professor of Medicine and Director of the COPD Program at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. He attended Indiana University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City, and Critical Care Medicine at the National Institutes of Health and Pulmonary Medicine the University of Colorado. His laboratory investigates ways to identify COPD before it can be officially diagnosed and how to optimize delivery of care.

Sheryl F. Vondracek
PharmD, BSPharm, FCCP, BCPS

Dr. Sheryl Vondracek, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Dr. Vondracek has been teaching at the School of Pharmacy and practicing as a Clinical Pharmacist in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Hospital for 25 years. One of her main areas of expertise/interest is pulmonary medicine, in particular COPD.


Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
2105 Decatur St
Denver, CO 80211

If you'd like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online.

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