Community Involvement

Annual CF Great Strides Walk:

Chest Medicine Associates employees join their fellow patients, family and friends for the CF Great Strides Walk around Portland's Back Bay. Money raise by CMA is donated to the CF Foundation.

Great Strides Walk 2019

American Lung Association's Trek Across Maine:

Chest Medicine Associates is a proud sponsor of the American Lung Association's annual Trek Across Maine, a three day 180-mile bicycle ride to raise funds for lung health and clean air initiatives for the people of Maine.

For more information or to register for next year’s trek, visit

Trek Across Maine Team 2018

Kjeldgaard Symposium:

For the last 20 years, the Kjeldgaard Symposium has been held annually in Portland at Maine Medical Center. This day-long program provides information regarding health management and technology from the local to the national perspective.

The Kjeldgaard Day Symposium was established in 1986 and is dedicated to the memory of J. Mark Kjeldgaard, M.D., former Director of the Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine.

Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s Swing for a Cure:

Chest Medicine Associates supports the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s Swing for a Cure. Here in Maine and all around the country, Pulmonary Hypertension patients, their family, friends and medical professionals are hosting events that fund life-saving research and PHA services while raising PH awareness in their community.