Guy Brusselle, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
Professor Guy Brusselle received his medical degree (MD) at Ghent University in 1990. Investigating the functional role of cytokines interleukin-4 (IL-4) and interleukin-5 (IL-5) in allergic asthma, he obtained his PhD in 1997. As a respiratory physician with a keen clinical and scientific interest in asthma, severe asthma, and COPD, he joined the Ghent University Hospital in 2002. Since 2008, he has been professor of medicine at Ghent University, teaching study design and immunopathology of airway diseases to medical and biomedical students, respectively. Since 2015, he has taught the course methods and design of clinical studies to master students in pharmaceutical sciences. Currently, he is head of the laboratory for translational research of obstructive pulmonary diseases at Ghent University. From September 2012 to October 2015, he served the European Respiratory Society (ERS) as Guidelines Director. Since September 2016, he has been appointed as the chair of the ERS Science Council..
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