Trevor Williams received both M.B. and B.S. degrees from the University of Melbourne, and an M.D. degree from Monash University, FRACP. He is currently the Clinical Director of the Department of Allergy, Immunology and Respiratory Medicine, The Alfred Hospital, and Honorary Professor at Monash University in Melbourne. He is a Melbourne-trained Respiratory Physician who was a Clinical Research Fellow for the Toronto Lung Transplant Program. Upon his return to Melbourne, he helped establish The Alfred Hospital Lung Transplant Program, which in the ensuing 18 years has performed over 650 lung transplantation procedures. His main clinical research interests are in the area of severe lung diseases including lung transplantation—particularly immunopathology of chronic rejection, pulmonary hypertension, exercise limitation in severe lung disease, and development of novel bronchoscopic approaches to emphysema. He has been a Principal Investigator on several phase 1, 2, and 3 clinical trials of pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies for COPD. He serves as a Reviewer for all major international respiratory medicine journals. His work has produced over 150 peer-reviewed publications, book chapters or reviews.
Biography Updated on 27 November 2008