Ms Penelope Chan

Research Assistant

School of Medicine and Public Health

News

Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald

Weight-loss study challenges COPD’s obesity puzzle

February 29, 2016

Faced with a clinical paradox where obesity seemingly offers a protective effect for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hunter researchers have performed a world-first pilot study aimed at achieving weight loss without exacerbating respiratory symptoms.

Ms Penelope Chan

Position

Research Assistant
Level 2-Respiratory
School of Medicine and Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Email penelope.baines@newcastle.edu.au
Phone 0240420122

Office

Building Hunter Medical Research Institute
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