Prof Christine Jenkins

Biography

Christine Jenkins is Head of the Respiratory Group at The George Institute for Global Health; Senior Staff Specialist in Thoracic Medicine at Concord Hospital, Sydney; Clinical Professor and Head of Respiratory Discipline at University of Sydney; and Professor of Respiratory Medicine at UNSW Sydney. Christine has been Principal Investigator and has led many investigator-initiated and competitively funded clinical trials in airways disease. She has had major roles in advocacy and leadership for lung health in Australia, chairing the National Asthma Campaign, the Federal Government’s National Asthma Advisory Group and many local and international guidelines and implementation initiatives to enhance resources, skills, capacity and clinical outcomes in airways disease. She was president of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand from 2007 - 2009. Christine is an active clinician, and teaches and supervises medical students, advanced trainees and post graduate students. Her area of research interest is the clinical management of airways disease and patient reported outcomes in response to therapeutic interventions, and she is currently implementing trials in asthma and COPD management and pulmonary rehabilitation in Australia and Asia. Christine has written two books on asthma, one for medical students and one for patients, their families and carers. In 2002 she was made a Member in the Order of Australia for recognition of service to respiratory medicine as a physician, administrator and educator, especially in the field of asthma education. She is on the Board of the Lung Foundation Australia, and is a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, the American Thoracic Society, European Respirator Society and the Asia-Pacific Society of Respirology.

Resources

Podcasts
Podcasts | Lectures

Preventing Non-COVID Respiratory Infections – More Important Than Ever – Lecture

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 30 March 2022
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Podcasts | Interviews

Going Viral: COPD, COVID and other jabs

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 01 March 2022
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Podcasts | Lectures

COPD Triple Therapy – Pros & Cons – Lecture CPD 1 Point

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 08 December 2021
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Podcasts | Lectures

The New Asthma Management Guidelines – What Do I Do Differently? – Lecture

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 22 September 2020
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Videos
Videos | Product Explainer

Product Explainer – A triple-therapy combination inhaler for moderate to very severe COPD

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 24 January 2022
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Videos

The New Asthma Management Guidelines – What Do I Do Differently? – Lecture

Prof Christine Jenkins | Created on 22 September 2020
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