Family Physician Airways Group of Canada

Alan Kaplan MD CCFP(EM)

Family Physician, Richmond Hill, Ontario

Chairperson, Family Physician Airways Group of Canada

Contact details:

Glyn Smith, 132 Warwick Road, Edmonton  AB  T5X 4P8

Tel: 866-406-4345
Fax: 780-475-7968
Email: admin [at] fpagc [dot] com

Asthma and COPD Prevalence

Asthma Prevalence1 - 4.57%

COPD Prevalence1 - 5.28%

1 Prevalence and attributable health burden of chronic respiratory diseases, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.


The Family Physicians Airway Group of Canada is committed to helping those with airway diseases lead a full life. The group is dedicated to helping all family physicians maintain and increase their skill in assisting those with asthma and COPD. The strategy of the Group is to maintain a speaker bank, a data bank, and practical tools to help physicians attain these skills.

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