The Advanced Fellowship in Severe Asthma was started in March of 2021 and provides in depth clinical training on the diagnosis and management of severe asthma, mentorship in clinical research, and mentorship on establishing a clinical program in severe asthma.

Required Documents for Applications: Letter of intent, CV, 3 letters of support, including one from the Respirology Training Program Director

Partial funding is available for successful applicants

  • Start Date: July 1 (flexible)
  • Duration of Fellowship: 1 year
  • Number of Positions per Year: 1
  • Application Deadline: 5 pm MST October 31

Other Prerequisites: Applicants must have obtained Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) certification in Internal Medicine and must be on track to complete (or have obtained) RCPSC certification in Adult Respirology. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in Alberta (this requires completion of the Canadian Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada (LMCC) exams).

Fellowship Director: Dr. Brandie Walker (
Contact person and contact information: Dianne Aronyk (

Dr. Brandie Walker
403 220 4135
#1007 Health Sciences Centre
3330 Hospital Drive NW
Calgary AB T2N 4N1