COPD insider contributor
Chris Landon



For almost three decades, Dr. Landon has been the Director of Pediatrics at Ventura County Medical Center, Director of the Pediatric Diagnostic Center, and CEO of the Landon Pediatric Foundation. Through the Landon Pediatric Foundation, he received a CMS Innovation Award for CATCH (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Access to Community Health). CATCH works with a medical director, pulmonologist and a mobile team of specialists to coordinate the care of COPD patients across disparate clinical settings.

Chris Landon articles on COPD insider:

  • Top recommendations of 2018

    Top recommendations of 2018

    2018 was loaded with valuable insights on managing the complexities of COPD. Discover which expert recommendations reigned supreme this year on COPD insider.

  • An insider look: year-end 2017

    An insider look: year-end 2017

    COPD Insider recaps the top-viewed articles of the past year and shares what you can expect in 2018.

  • Transforming COPD care through collaboration

    Transforming COPD care through collaboration

    What would happen if we blurred the lines between departments and disease states when shaping care for COPD patients? The answer may surprise you.

  • Eliminating COPD Stigma

    Eliminating COPD Stigma

    The stigma of COPD can prevent patients from coming forward. Here are our top insider tips on how you can make the difference.

  • Inside emerging issue: Managing multiple comorbidities

    Inside emerging issue: Managing multiple comorbidities

    Do you put disease first or patient first? We’ll show you why focusing on individual diseases limits outcomes, and how today’s top treaters are thinking bigger.

  • Quality of Life for COPD Patients

    Quality of Life for COPD Patients

    Effective care is not better quality of life. These insider strategies on how you can leverage coaching, self-management, technology to accomplish both.

  • Bridging the Digital Divide

    Bridging the Digital Divide

    Patient HealthTech can only improve care if patients are effectively using it. As seniors have key issues, read our insider tips to help them overcome.

  • 6 Strategies of Effective COPD care teams

    6 Strategies of Effective COPD care teams

    Today’s leading care teams are transforming their approach to value-based care. Explore six strategies they are using to succeed.

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