Jackson, David – consultant in severe asthma and eosinophilic lung diseases

 

Consultant profiles

David Jackson, consultant in severe asthma and eosinophilic lung diseases

Contacts

Email: gst-tr.AsthmaService@nhs.net

Areas of expertise: asthma, EGPA (Churg-Strauss vasculitis), eosinophilic lung diseases, adolescent asthma transition care

 

  • Biography

    Dr David Jackson is a consultant in severe asthma and eosinophilic lung diseases and the clinical lead for Guy’s severe asthma centre.

    He qualified from UCL Medical School and undertook his respiratory training at the Royal Brompton, St Mary’s and Hammersmith Hospitals in London. During this period of training he gained an MSc degree in Allergy as well as a PhD focusing on the role of respiratory viruses in asthma exacerbations.

    David moved from a clinical academic position within the National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College to take over leading and developing the severe asthma service at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in 2015.

  • Specialist interests

    • Severe asthma
    • EGPA (Churg-Strauss vasculitis)
    • Eosinophilic lung diseases
    • Adolescent asthma transition care