Who We Are
The Respiratory Physiology Laboratory is part of the Medical School of the University of Cyprus. It is headed by the Professor of Pediatrics and pediatric pulmonologist Dr Panayiotis Yiallouros and it currently engages 12 members at the senior, post-doctoral, and junior level. Overall, the make-up of the Respiratory Physiology Laboratory and its network of collaborators is characterised by a highly engaged and collaborative multidisciplinary team of medical doctors, allied health professionals (diagnosticians, nurses, physiotherapists) and researchers.
The laboratory provides training and clinical care and conducts research in the fields of respiratory disease with a special interest in rare hereditary respiratory diseases such as Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and Cystic Fibrosis. Furthermore, the laboratory is actively involved in research in the field of environmental and public health, primarily regarding the impacts of air pollution and other environmental determinants in common respiratory diseases such as Asthma.