Javiera Corbalán Pössell

Dr Javiera Corbalán Pössell, is a Family Physician in Chile, and has worked for 14 years in primary care with children and adolescents from vulnerable communities. She has experience in starting, developing and running child asthma clinics, considering psychosocial determinants of health and the familial context for optimizing asthma control. She works in a Paediatric Emergency Department and trains family physicians in the Universidad Austral de Chile. She is also an Advisor for primary care respiratory health issues of the National Health Ministry. She is a mother of three, a wife, daughter and sister, who works for a better, more equal and happier world.