Peer Led Asthma Self-Management for Adolescents PLASMA A Multi-site Study

This project compares peer-led education to adult professional led education to improve asthma outcomes in adolescents. It is a multi-site study in Buffalo, Memphis and Baltimore.   

Teens were recruited from the city of Buffalo and were followed for 15 months.


Laurene M. Tumiel Berhalter, PhD (Co-Investigator), Hyekyun Rhee, PhD (Principal Investigator)

Funding Agency

University of Rochester (NINR)

Funding Dates

9/15/2014 – 6/30/2018