McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Asthma: From bedside to bench: a translational view of asthma in 2012

  • Seminar Information
  • Seminar Video

Demystifying Medicine Seminar Information


Monday, January 16, 2012


  • Dr. Paul O'Byrne, Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine
  • Dr. Mark Inman, Professor, Department of Medicine


  • What is asthma and how is it diagnosed?
  • What are the reasons that patients develop asthma?
  • What are the best ways to treat asthma and how effective is treatment? Also, what are the possible side-effects from the treatments used?
  • What are we learning about the mechanisms behind asthma, and is this knowledge bringing us closer to a cure or better management?

Contact Info:

Dr. Kjetil Ask

Sara Sellers
Phone: 905-525-9140 Ext. 76706

Demystifying Medicine Seminar Video