Respiratory Health Association (RHA) has been a public health leader in Chicago since 1906. Today, the association addresses asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, tobacco control and air quality with a comprehensive approach involving research, education and advocacy activities.
Our Mission: RHA’s mission is to prevent lung disease, promote clean air and help people live better through education, research and policy change.
Guiding Principles and Values:
Credibility: We practice evidence-based community health to achieve our mission.
Empowerment: We empower people living with respiratory disease and those who care about them.
Collaboration: We create strong working partnerships internally and externally.
Health Equity: We believe in a shared vision of health for all. Innovation: We drive practical and visionary solutions to improve health.