The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is a non-profit-making organization established in 1953. This is the leading patient organization for people with asthma and allergies in the world. The AAFA is considered the most trusted ally serving the asthma and allergy community in the USA. The organization is headquartered in Landover, Maryland. The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA) and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) are joining forces to raise awareness, knowledge and research in severe asthma. The organization also sponsors research toward advanced treatments and a cure for asthma, otolaryngic allergy, and other allergic diseases. The AAFA meets the highest standards of accountability and ethical practice.
The AAFA provides health information and action plans for asthma on its website www.aafa.org.