Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Reader in Respiratory Epidemiology



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Jennifer Quint is a Reader in Respiratory Epidemiology in Respiratory Epidemiology,Occupational Medicine and Public Health at the National Heart and Lung Institute and Honorary Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine at Royal Brompton Hospital, London.

Dr Quint’s research interests centre on the use of electronic health records to study chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as well as other chronic respiratory diseases including bronchiectasis and asthma. The majority of her work has been on exacerbations of COPD, exploring both the effect of COPD exacerbations on vascular outcomes and the relationship between environmental factors and exacerbations of COPD. Additionally she has undertaken several pieces of work in validation of identification of respiratory diseases in electronic health records.  



Axson EL, Bual N, Bloom CI, et al., 2019, Risk factors and secondary care utilisation in a primary care population with non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease in the UK, European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Vol:38, ISSN:0934-9723, Pages:117-124

Bloom CI, Palmer T, Feary J, et al., 2018, Exacerbation Patterns in Adults with Asthma in England: A Population Based Study., Am J Respir Crit Care Med

Amaral AFS, Quint JK, 2018, Cottage by the sea or house above the trees: which is better for my lungs?, Thorax, Vol:73, Pages:1103-1104

Gulea C, Zakeri R, Quint JK, 2018, Effect of beta-blocker therapy on clinical outcomes, safety, health-related quality of life and functional capacity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): a protocol for a systematic literature review and meta-analysis with multiple treatment comparison., Bmj Open, Vol:8

Nissen F, Morales DR, Mullerova H, et al., 2018, Concomitant diagnosis of asthma and COPD: a quantitative study in UK primary care., Br J Gen Pract, Vol:68, Pages:e775-e782

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