Dr. Joseph Askin M.D., FCFP
In 2007, after sixteen years in family practice, Joseph Askin, MD joined the Centre for Sleep & Human Performance to focus on sleep medicine and life coaching to fulfill his passion to help people enjoy optimal wellness.
He received his medical education at the Universities of Calgary (1989) and Alberta (1991) and practiced in Central Alberta until 1993, when he relocated to Calgary. In 2004, he became a fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Dr. Askin completed intensive foundational studies through the Institute for Life Coach Training in 2005. He is a member of the International Coach Federation, the Calgary Association of Professional Coaches, and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
Joe Askin, MD brings to the coaching relationship a wealth of experience gained through his years in family practice with an interest in counseling. In 2007, he joined the Centre for Sleep & Human Performance to pursue a unique blend of life coaching and sleep medicine to assist people toward optimal wellness. Dr. Askin has coached a variety of professionals and entrepreneurs and has conducted workshops and written on life purpose and work-life balance. He enjoys leisure time with his family, fly-fishing, hiking, boating, and reading.