Information for patients

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Canadian Lung Association (CLA)

Alberta & NWT Lung Association

British Columbia Lung Association

Manitoba Lung Association

New Brunswick Lung Association

Newfoundland & Labrador Lung Association

Nova Scotia Lung Association

Lung Health Foundation

Prince Edward Island Lung Association

Québec Lung Association (QLA)

The Lung Association, Saskatchewan (LAS)

Alpha-1 Canada

Alpha-1 Canada’s mission is to advocate for Canadians affected and to increase awareness and testing for this genetic disease.

AlphaNet Canada

Get the information you need to manage your Alpha-1 condition

Alpha-1 Canadian Registry

Conduct clinical studies and seeking Alpha-1 participants. Individuals of all ages diagnosed with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency living in Canada are encouraged to enrol.

Information for health professionals

Canadian Lung Association (CLA)

Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS)

RESPTREC - Respiratory Training & Educator Course

Provides health care professionals with the highest standard of training in asthma, COPD, Spirometry, and education.

Réseau québécois d'éducation en santé respiratoire (RQESR) (French only)

Bringing together healthcare professionals from Quebec working with patients with chronic respiratory diseases. It provides training, coaching and the tools needed to improve patient care.

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

European Respiratory Society (ERS)

The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)

Understanding COPD Questionnaire (UCOPD)

The Institute of Nursing and Health Research

Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care (ACPRC)

iMD - Library of visual medical content

iMD Pinga - Online patient education tool

CDM Quality Care in COPD