Dr. M. Diane Lougheed is a Professor of Medicine, Biomedical and Molecular Sciences and Public Health Sciences, and Chair of the Division of Respirology at Queen’s University. She is the Director of the Kingston Health Sciences Centre Asthma Program and Research Unit. Dr. Lougheed obtained her medical degree from McMaster University where she also completed her Internal Medicine residency. She completed her Respirology fellowship and obtained a Master’s degree in Epidemiology at Queen’s University. Dr. Lougheed has authored over 80 peer-reviewed publications and 2 book chapters. Her research interests include asthma symptom perception, asthma epidemiology, work-related asthma and guidelines implementation.