Resources for Health Professionals
- Vermont Asthma Program

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
The AAAAI web site offers a range of current information about asthma research, diagnosis, treatment and management.

American Academy of Family Physicians
The AAFP site examines topics of concern to physicians providing primary care to persons with asthma. Search key word "asthma."

American Academy of Pediatrics
This site offers research findings, clinical how-to-treat suggestions and resources for clinicians and their patients. Search key word "asthma."

American Lung Association
Offers a comprehensive approach to lung and respiratory diseases. Provides ongoing information connecting air pollution to asthma.

Asthma Clinical Research Network (ACRN)
ACRN is a creation of the Division of Lung Diseases, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. To locate research findings go to the home page and select "Publications/Abstracts."

Asthma in the Elderly
Visit this site to read the National Asthma Education & Prevention Program Coalition Report on Considerations for Diagnosing and Managing Asthma in the Elderly.

Environmental Triggers of Asthma
This Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry home page presents links to case studies in Environmental Medicine and asthma intended to discuss the role of environmental factors in etiology, triggering and exacerbation of asthma.

Maple Plan for Controlling Asthma
Guidance about and for managing asthma. In partnership with Rutland Regional Medical Center.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Search key word "asthma."

National Asthma Coalition Exchange
Community collaboration resources, including information, tools and links to other coalitions.

National Institute of Allergy and Infections Diseases
This is the site to locate current information on research and grants. Use key word "asthma."

National Jewish Medical and Research Center
This site provides comprehensive clinical information, management tools, educational materials and research findings on asthma for providers and people who have asthma.

New England Clinicians Forum
This site offers a resource network and tools for clinicians in primary care (clinic and school settings who want to initiate quality improvement activities.

Regional Asthma Management and Prevention (RAMP)

Contact us

Contact us with any questions or for more information about asthma.

Vermont Asthma Program
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402
Tel: 1-800-439-8550
Email: Vermont Asthma Program

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