Health Professionals

The Lung Association, Alberta & NWT values the support we receive from the health professional and research communities. 

We stay closely linked with these communities with the goal of improving the lung health of Albertans and residents in the Northwest Territories. 

Through this link, you will find resources useful for health professionals as well as various grant and educational opportunities.

How to join?

Membership is available to health professionals and researchers from Alberta and the Northwest Territories who have an interest in lung health, through the Canadian Thoracic Society and the Canadian Respiratory Health Professionals.   

Membership renewals and new membership applications may be completed in one of two ways depending on professional affiliation:

1) Physicians, specialists or scientists are invited to join through the Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) website. 

2) Respiratory therapists, registered nurses, physiotherapists, pharmacists, dieticians, occupational therapists, social workers and psychologists are invited to join through the Canadian  Respiratory Health Professionals (CRHP) website.

For membership inquiries contact : 

Phone: (613) 569-6411 ext. 270
Email: or

Please note: The membership renewal deadline is March 31 of each calendar year

Page Last Updated: 12/02/2016