Lung Health

Purpose of the group

Help improve Scotland’s poor record on respiratory health and promote a more strategic approach to addressing long-term improvements.

Increase political awareness about the scale of respiratory illness, the cost to the NHS, its links with wider health inequalities, prevention opportunities, and the cross-cutting connections with other parts of the public health agenda.


Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 04 September 2018

This meeting will be held at 6pm.

Agendas/Links

Minutes

Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Julie Roberts 

Colin Brett

Organisations

British Lung Foundation (Scotland) - secretary

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland - secretary

Asthma UK

ASH Scotland

National Advisory Group for Respiratory Managed Clinical Networks 

Community Pharmacy Scotland

NHS Highlands

Glasgow Royal Infirmary

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Breathe Easy Clackmannanshire (BLF Scotland)

Breathe Easy Kirkcaldy (BLF Scotland)

The Braveheart Association (Falkirk Community Hospital)

Royal Infirmary Edinburgh

Golden Jubilee National Hospital

University of the West of Scotland

NHS Dumfries and Galloway

Clydeside Action Against Asbestos

West of Scotland Paediatric Complex Respiratory (WoSCoR) Network

Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy

‘Breathtakers’ Action for Bronchiectasis

John MacDougall Mesothelioma Trust

Pfizer UK

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Teva UK

Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis

NHS Fife

BREATH project

AstraZeneca 

Get involved

Next meeting:
04 September 2018

Contact:

Claire.shanks@blf.org.uk

Tel: 0141 248 0051

Contact

Emma Harper MSP

Scottish Parliament
Holyrood Road
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6966


 

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