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Biography

Dr Miranda Paraskeva is a Respiratory Physician with expertise in the area of advanced lung disease and lung transplantation. Having completed her undergraduate medical training at Monash University, she undertook advanced training in respiratory and sleep medicine at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne.

She is a Consultant Respiratory and Lung Transplant Physician at the Alfred Hospital and an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Medicine at Monash University. Participating in an active research program, she has published a number of original research manuscripts in the field of lung transplantation and was recently awarded an International Career Development Award for her work. She has ongoing involvement in a number of studies in COPD, lung transplantation, bronchoscopic lung volume reduction and the impact of chronic illness on quality of life.

Dr Paraskeva is a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation and a fellow the Royal Australian College of Physicians.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality

Research area keywords

  • Advanced lung disease
  • Lung transplantation
  • Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction
  • Chronic illness

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