Asthma Canada hosts and participates in many events designed to bring attention to our cause. Here, you can see what’s going on and also find information that will allow you to either attend and/or involve yourself as a participant, volunteer, organizer or contributor.

Upcoming Events

Speaker Series – Proper Diagnosis and Correct Testing

Date: November 22, 2018

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Speaker Series – Proper Diagnosis and Correct Testing

A recent study led by Dr. Shawn Aaron shows that over 30% of Canadians may have been incorrectly diagnosed with asthma. While some patients may have experienced a remission since their diagnosis, there are concerns in both the scientific and patient communities that asthma diagnoses are often made without proper testing. Likewise, a significant percentage Read the full article…

#GivingTuesday

Start date: November 27, 2018 - End date: December 1, 2018

#GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday is the “Opening day of the giving season,” and takes place after Black Friday and Cyber Monday, on November 27, 2018. It’s a special day when you can join millions of people across the globe and help create positive change by showing your support for causes that you care about. This year, we hope Read the full article…

Past Events

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018

Date: October 21, 2018

Time: 08:00 - 17:00

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018

Team Asthma members are banding together once again to walk, run, or roll in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on October 21st, 2018! Everyone is welcome to join Team Asthma and participate in the marathon. The race is open to adults, teens, kids, and parents with strollers to walk, run, or roll in the marathon, Read the full article…

Speaker Series Webinar: Phenotypes of Asthma

Date: October 18, 2018

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Location: Online

Speaker Series Webinar: Phenotypes of Asthma

On October 18, 2018, at 1:00 PM (EST) we will be hosting a FREE webinar on Asthma Phenotypes to help members of our community understand how new research may lead to more personalized forms of asthma treatment and improved health outcomes.  While asthma was previously viewed as just one disease, emerging studies have revealed its complexity and the Read the full article…

Asthma Canada #EasyAir Instagram Contest

Start date: October 2, 2018 - End date: October 9, 2018

Asthma Canada #EasyAir Instagram Contest

Asthma Canada and Fellowes Canada are holding an Instagram giveaway contest where you have the chance to win one (1) AeraMax® 300 Air Purifier with two (2) years of replacement filters (eight (8) carbon and two (2) True HEPA). How the Enter  To enter the draw, make sure to follow these three (3) steps: 1. Read the full article…

2018 Kennady Clarke Memorial Asthma Walk

Date: September 28, 2018

Time: 08:00 - 16:00

Location: St. Joseph's School

2018 Kennady Clarke Memorial Asthma Walk

Event Time and Date Friday, September 28th, 2018 St. Joseph’s School Coaldale, Alberta On August 17th, 2014, Kennady Clarke, a 10-year old child living with asthma and a student at St. Joseph’s School in Coaldale, Alberta, lost her life to asthma. Since 2014, St. Joseph’s School has hosted an annual Walk for Asthma in her Read the full article…

Speaker Series – Asthma in Children- Management and Support

Start date: July 24, 2018 - End date: August 22, 2018

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Speaker Series – Asthma in Children- Management and Support

Asthma Canada is committed to improving the lives of the Canadian asthma community through education and support services, research and advocacy. This year, we are offering a series of five free online webinars to educate and raise awareness for people affected by asthma. Our Speaker Series Webinars address key topics and issues pertinent to the Read the full article…

Rinx Royale Memorial Gala

It is with a heavy heart that we say our farewells to Maninder Singh. Just a day after his 29th birthday, Maninder’s life was claimed by a fatal asthma attack. Remembered by his family and friends as a loving boyfriend, brother, son, and person, life will not be the same without Maninder’s smile. It is Read the full article…

Speaker Series – Impact of the Environment on Asthma

Asthma Canada is committed to improving the lives of the Canadian asthma community through education and support services, research and advocacy. This year, we are offering a series of five free online webinars to educate and raise awareness for people affected by asthma. Our Speaker Series Webinars address key topics and issues pertinent to the Read the full article…

Speaker Series – Paradoxes of Asthma Management

Asthma Canada is committed to improving the lives of the Canadian asthma community through education and support services, research and advocacy. This year, we are offering a series of five free online webinars to educate and raise awareness for people affected by asthma. Our Speaker Series Webinars will address key topics and issues that the Read the full article…

Asthma Pals Mentorship Program

Start date: March 28, 2018 - End date: May 16, 2018

Asthma Pals Mentorship Program

Does your child (7-11 years old) have asthma? Would you like your child to connect with other children with asthma? Would you like your child to learn strategies for managing their asthma and feel more confident? Asthma Canada is proud to announce the Asthma Pals Mentorship Program. This program has been met with such positive Read the full article…