Tackling chronic cough


Taking place on 27 September, this ERS Vision Live panel discussion focuses on tackling chronic cough.

The expert panellists will be discussing key areas, including:

  • The demographics of the condition – chronic cough in the general population and in the clinical setting,
  • the mechanistic evolution in understanding chronic cough,
  • and finally, the clinical approach to a patient with chronic cough and update on clinical trials.


  • Prof. Lorcan McGarvey – Consultant Chest Physician and Professor of Respiratory Medicine at Queen’s University of Belfast.
  • Prof. Jaclyn Smith – Professor of Respiratory Medicine at the University of Manchester, Honorary Consultant in Respiratory Medicine at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and the Director of the Manchester NIHR Clinical Research Facility.


  • Ass. Prof. Woo-Jung Song – Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Asan Medical Center in the University of Ulsan College of Medicine in Seoul, Korea.
  • Ass. Prof. Matthew Drake – Associate Professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care at Oregon Health & Science University.
  • Prof. Surinder Birring – Professor of Respiratory Medicine and Consultant Respiratory Physician at King’s College Hospital, London (specialist clinics in ILD, Cough and Sarcoidosis).
  • Dr. Marta Dąbrowska – Specialist in internal medicine, pulmonary diseases and allergology at the Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Allergy, Medical University of Warsaw.

Tackling chronic cough

ERS Vision