Prof Jorgen Vestbo DrMedSci, FRCP FERS FMedSci

Professor of Respiratory Medicine

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Research interests

Professor Vestbo’s academic work focuses on clinical epidemiology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and the management of this disease, including the impact on treatment on the natural history of COPD.

Professor Vestbo has authored or co-authored more than 300 original articles, many of them in leading medical journals and contributed with chapters to several major textbooks. He has given invited lectures on epidemiology and management of COPD at international meetings.

Key Words

  • COPD
  • Epidemiology
  • Intervention Research
  • Management of COPD

Methodological knowledge

  • Epidemiological study design and analysis
  • Cohort studies
  • Clinical controlled trials


Research and projects

No current projects are available for public display