Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Senior Research Fellow







227AGuy Scadding BuildingRoyal Brompton Campus





Dr Qingling Zhang, Guangzhou Institute for Respiratory Diseases, Microbiome in severe asthma.Corticosteroid insensitivity in severe asthma., 2011

Dr Paul Lavender, King's College LondonMRC & Asthma UK Centre for Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, Epigenetics and Genome-Wide Transcription Factor Recruitment, 2011

Prof Louise Donnelly, Imperial College London, Macrophage phagocytosis in severe asthma, 2011

Prof Miriam Moffat, Imperial College London, Microbiome in severe asthma, 2011

Prof William Cookson, Imperial College London, Microbiome in severe asthma, 2011

Dr Bruce D Levy, Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine DivisionHarvard Medical School, Expression and corticosteroid modulation of lipoxins in severe asthma, 2007

Prof Ian Adcock, Imperiial College London, Corticosteriod insensitivity, 2003

Guest Lectures

Corticosteroid Insensitivity in Severe Asthma: Mechanisms and New Therapies, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Guangzhou, China, 2013

Research Staff





Research Student Supervision

Chang,P-J, Investigation of cirticosteroid responsiveness in airway smooth muscle cells of severe asthma

Colley,T, Role of Sirtuins in Severe Asthma

Gibeon,D, The role of adipokines in obesity-related severe asthma

Hew,M, Corticosteroid insensitivity in severe asthma

Hui,C, Oxidative stress in airway smooth muscle in COPD : the role of hydrogen sulphide

Khorasani,N, Overcoming Corticosteroid Insensitivity in Severe Asthmatics and Patients with COPD: Effect of p38 MAPK Inhibition

Macedo,P, Corticosteroid insensitivity in severe asthma and COPD