Dr. Ken Chapman, University Health Network, Toronto, ON
Dr. Kim Lavoie, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, QC

Learning Objectives
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe the current state of asthma control in Canada
  • understand the barriers and opportunities to achieving asthma control
  • be aware of the impact of psychological and lifestyle factors on the development and progression of asthma
  • know techniques for motivating asthmatic patients to self-manage their disease.

This symposium was co-developed by the CTS and GlaxoSmithKline Inc and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.