Dr Nabil Jarad

Dr Nabil Jarad

Consultant Respiratory Physician

PhD (Imperial College), FRCP (London)

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I am a Consultant Respiratory Physician at Spire Bristol Hospital. I specialise in asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis, occupational lung disease, and industrial lung disease and medical negligence. I am the current President of the Bristol Medico-Surgical Society.

I trained at Imperial College where I was awarded a PhD in Respiratory Medicine. I trained in London, before moving to Bristol.

I publish textbook chapters, review articles and original articles and I am considered one of the top 100 National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) researchers in the UK.

I am proficient in doing diagnostic bronchoscopy and in doing bronchoscopic volume reduction therapies using valves and coil for patients with COPD.

I have occupied several roles including Deputy Chairman of the Research Committee of the British Thoracic Society, the Secretary of the West Country Chest Society and the Chairman of the Training Committee in the Southwest region. I have led regional services in Cystic Fibrosis and volume reduction therapies in Emphysema patients. I was the Royal College of Physicians' Regional Advisor and currently an International Examiner for the College.



Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Nabil Jarad at Spire include:

Respiratory medicine

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Additional information

MD (First Class Honours) / Imperial College - London / 1982
PhD - Respiratory Medicine

Professional memberships

British Thoracic Society

European Respiratory Society

Bristol Medical Chirurgical Society

  • I have written book chapters, many editorials and leading articles in the Chronic Respiratory Disease Journal, Journal of the Royal College of Physicians and West of England Medical Journal
  • I have published original research at Peer Review Journals including: Thorax, American Journal of Critical Care and Respiratory Medicine, Chronic Respiratory Disease and the Quarterly Medical Journal
  • I have authored several book chapters on COPD and Cystic Fibrosis
  • I act as article reviewer of several national and international medical journals

Consultant Respiratory Physician and Clinical Senior Lecturer, Bristol University.

Private secretary Ildiko Dan
Private secretary email nabiljarad.secretary@gmail.com