LAC+USC Breathmobile


In affiliation with:Department of Pediatrics and the division of allergy/immunology

Description: The LAC+USC Breathmobile is a mobile pediatric asthma disease management clinic that delivers free asthma specialty care to economically underserved children. The Breathmobile works with several community partners, including the Los Angeles Unified School District, Paramount Unified School District, Pools of Hope, Breathe LA and Asthma Coalition of Los Angeles County. The vans visit each school or community site on a six- to eight-week rotating basis. To date, the program has served more than 17,500 children at more than 150,000 visits.

When: Every six to eight weeks

Accepting Volunteers:Yes — Open to health professionals with Los Angeles Unified School District and Los Angeles Department of Health Services clearance

Contact Person: Marilyn Li