Ian Glaspole

Ian Glaspole performs translational and clinical research in interstitial lung diseases, such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. He is the director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Clinic at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne. He is an adjunct clinical associate professor of medicine at Monash University’s Central Clinical School Campus.

His research is funded by the NHMRC, and philanthropic and industry sources. He serves on advisory boards and steering committees for clinical trials in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and other forms of lung fibrosis. He is the co-chair of the Australian IPF Registry, and a steering committee member of the Centre for Research Excellence in Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Dr Glaspole is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences. He is the author of more than 50 publications and has written original research manuscripts, abstracts, reviews, position statements, and meta-analyses. He is a reviewer for multiple journals.

Research participation

Please speak to Dr Glaspole at the time of your consultation or contact Dr Glaspole’s clinical trial coordinator Ms Karen Symons at the Alfred Hospital, on k.symons@alfred.org.au, if you are interested in participating in interstitial lung disease research.

Ian Glaspole’s research profile

Current Australian clinical trials in Interstitial Lung Disease