Candace Cahoon

Position: Chair
Credentials: BSAS, RRT, RCP
Location: Jamesville

Candace Cahoon is a National Board for Respiratory Care Certified Respiratory Therapist and serves as a Pediatric Asthma Program Coordinator at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie, North Carolina. In her role, she trains patients and their families to cope with an asthma diagnosis, provides individualized education for patients and their families regarding asthma, and informs patients about the AQI and how it can be utilized to avoid disease triggers. Ms. Cahoon previously served as a Respiratory Care Practitioner at Vidant Chowan Hospital and at Vidant Cardiopulmonary Rehab. In addition to her work, Ms. Cahoon is an active member of the American Association for Respiratory Care, North Carolina Asthma Alliance, and the Association of Asthma Educators.