‘Getting to Grips with COPD’ MEDTalk 4: New and emerging options for the management of COPD
Watch the live recording of the 'Getting to Grips with COPD' MEDTalks. This edition of the MEDTalks includes inspirational and informative 'TED' style talks from four of Australia's leading respiratory experts on the management of COPD. In this fourth talk, we hear from Professor Grant Waterer who shares his insights on the new and emerging options for the management of COPD.
Speaker: Dr Grant Waterer
Dr Waterer is a respiratory physician at Royal Perth Hospital and is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Western Australia and Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University, Chicago. He is currently the Chair of the American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America Community Acquired Pneumonia Guidelines and a panel member of the ATS/IDSA HAP/VAP guidelines. He has over 150 peer reviewed publication, more than 60 invited international presentations and is on the Editorial Board of 8 journals including the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Chest and the European Respiratory Journal. In addition to his academic qualifications he has an MBA, is currently a board member of the North Metropolitan Area Health Service and a Medical Director at Royal Perth Hospital.
The MEDTalks are sponsored by Novartis.