Do you know what common questions people ask about asthma and allergies? We asked the community and on World Asthma Day - Tuesday 7 May - answered the top five consumer questions ranging from spacer use to asthma and pregnancy.
TSANZ Society Medal - Professor Helen Reddel (pictured) founding member of The Australian Asthma Handbook guidelines committee.
TSANZ and NAC Asthma and Airways Career Development Fellowship - Kimberley Wang.
TSANZ and NAC Special Interest Group Award for Best Poster - Sherry Thompson
And a special congratulations to Judi Wicking, who received the Rosemary Bryant Award at the Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association conference in April. Well done!
Tiotropium on Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
Don't forget that tiotropium is now listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme for 6 - 17 year-old patients affected by severe asthma. Check the Medicines Guide section of the Australian Asthma Handbook for more information about tiotropium.