Richard Leigh

Professor

Medicine (primary); Physiology & Pharmacology (joint)

Full Member

Snyder Institute for Chronic Diseases

MD, PhD, FRCPC



Preferred method of communication

Administrative Assistant:
Tara Miller
millert@ucalgary.ca
403.220.4245

Lab Manager
Cora Kooi
cora.kooi@gmail.com
403.210.9479


Research and teaching

Activities

Senior Associate Dean – Faculty Affairs

GSK Professorship in Inflammatory Lung Disease


Biography

My research interests include understanding the basic mechanisms underlying airway remodeling in asthma, with a particular focus on human rhinovirus in the pathogenesis of remodeling, and in the pharmacological treatment of airway inflammation through conducting early phase clinical trials in asthma and COPD.

 


Publications

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=Leigh+Richard 


Awards

2020; Dr. John Dawson Award for Clinical Excellence; Department of Medicine, University of Calgary.

2019; Bob Cowie Award; in recognition of outstanding contributions to the Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Calgary