Professional Societies

The Saskatchewan Thoracic Society

The Saskatchewan Thoracic Society (STS) is the respiratory health care professional section of the Lung Association of Saskatchewan. Each year, the STS hosts a Professional Education Day, with an agenda of exciting speakers and leading-edge respiratory health information for professionals of various disciplines. For more information, visit the Saskatchewan Thoracic Society page for opportunities for involvement and membership information.


The Canadian Thoracic Society

The Canadian Thoracic Society provides a forum whereby medical practitioners and investigators may join in the study of thoracic diseases and other medical fields that may come within the scope of The Lung Association


The Canadian Respiratory Health Professionals

The Canadian Respiratory Health Professionals is the Canadian Lung Association's allied health professional group. The CRHP welcomes nurses, cardio-pulmonary physiotherapists, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, and others who work in lung health.

The Lung Association partners with the CTS and CRHP to fund research and to provide opportunities for doctors and allied health professionals to increase their knowledge and skills in treating lung diseases


Canadian Network for Respiratory Care (CNRC)

The Canadian Network for Respiratory Care (CNRC) is a non-profit organization and registered charity. CNRC, through its Certified Asthma and Respiratory Educators (CAEs and CREs) and member organizations, works to improve the quality of life for Canadians and their families living with respiratory disease by developing, promoting and advocating the highest standards of quality respiratory healthcare and innovative education.

Page Last Updated: 27/03/2018