2019 Respiratory Health Symposium

The New Brunswick Lung Association’s
26th Annual Respiratory Health Symposium

The Fredericton Inn, Fredericton, NB

September 27th, 2019


*This is a smoke-free and fragrance-free event



Our 2018 Symposium was another successful day of continued education for professionals, stories shared by patients, and excellent presentations about the state of respiratory health in New Brunswick. 

2018 Presentations:
-How Pollen, Air Pollution and Climate Change Interact to Exacerbate Asthma - Dr. Barbara MacKinnon, Ph. D., President and CEO of New Brunswick Lung Association

-The Lung Transplant Guide & The Lung Transplant Support Group - Barbara Walls, B.N. M.Ed, Director of Health Initiatives at the New Brunswick Lung Asssociation

-Lung Cancer- Can We Hit The Right Targets - Dr. Nicholas Finn, BSc, MD, FRCPC

-Tuberculosis in New Brunswick and its Treatment - Dr. Na-Koshie Lamptey, MD, MPH, CCFP, FRCPC; and Dr. Duncan Webster, MA, MD, FRCPC

-My Lung Transplant Journey - Jade Tripp

-Dr. Jennifer Russell is the Chief Medical Officer of Health for New Brunswick, and presented on Cannabis, Vaping, E-Cigarettes, Smoking in Public Places: Cannabis Laws and Legal Consequences. For information relevant to the presentation: Cannabis in New Brunswick ; Canada's Cannabis Lower-Risk Use Guidelines




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