Dr Mark Levy is a family doctor in the UK, with a specialty interest in asthma. He is a member of the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) and Chair of the Dissemination and Implementation committee. GINA works with health care professionals, patient representatives and public health officials from around the world to reduce asthma prevalence, morbidity, and mortality. The best practice NZ Adolescent and Adult Asthma Guidelines 2020 are based on local and international research published in the 2019 GINA Update Strategy. These guidelines represent the most fundamental change in the management of asthma in decades.
Dr Levy recently interviewed Professor Richard Beasley, Director of the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand, lead author of the NZ Adolescent and Adult Asthma Guidelines 2020, and member of the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ Scientific Advisory Board. The interview can be accessed at the links below!