Remembering Leonard Nimoy is a loving and very personal tribute to the life and career of Leonard Nimoy, the prolific actor and director who is best known for playing Mr. Spock in Star Trek. Produced and directed by his daughter Julie Nimoy and son-in-law David Knight, the new documentary is a film that honors the late Star Trek actor’s life, career and struggle with COPD and emphysema.

Join us for a live screening of the Remembering Leonard Nimoy documentary.

“You’ll have the opportunity to listen to experts discuss the latest treatment options like the Zephyr Valves. As Mr. Spock would say, ‘May you all live long, and prosper.'”

– Julie Nimoy, daughter of Leonard Nimoy

Coming Soon:

University of Alabama

Event Date: TBA

Cocktail Reception, Film Screening, and Expert Panel Discussion

Thank you to our co-sponsor Nuvaira

Online Film Screening

Fall 2020

And Panel Discussion on New Treatment Options for COPD

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If you’ve been diagnosed with emphysema and you have stopped smoking or are willing to stop smoking, you may be a candidate for the Zephyr Valve. Only a doctor can determine if Zephyr Valve is right for you. Click below to view the list of Zephyr Valve treatment centers.


How the Zephyr Valve Works

The Zephyr Valve is the first FDA-approved minimally invasive bronchoscopic treatment option for severe emphysema patients


In the LIBERATE pivotal clinical trial, at one-year, the patients who received the Zephyr Valve experienced the following benefits compared to patients on medications alone1:

Lungs Healthy Breath Zephyr

Breathe easier due to improved lung function

Walking Health Lungs Breathe

Could do more exercise and walk farther

Daily Activities Lung Health

Could do more daily life activities, such as walking, bathing, and gardening

More Energy Lung Health Quality of Life

Enjoyed a better quality of life with more energy

Confidence Quality of Life Lungs

Felt more confident leaving their home

Learn More About The Zephyr Valve


Complications of the Zephyr Endobronchial Valve treatment can include but are not limited to pneumothorax, worsening of COPD symptoms, hemoptysis, pneumonia, dyspnea and, in rare cases, death.1

Past Events

Temple Health

Mon, November 4, 2019
4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. EST

Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue
4200 City Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Weill Cornell Medicine

Wed, November 6, 2019
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. EST

Weill Cornell Medicine
1300 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

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