Corris, Professor Paul A

Professor Paul A CorrisProfessor of Thoracic Medicine

  • Professor of Thoracic Medicine
  • Tel: 0191 213 7462
  • GMC Code: 2283368
  • Qualifications: MB BS FRCP
  • Special Interests

    Transplantation Medicine, Pulmonary Hypertension, Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

  • Biography

    Paul A Corris is a Professor of Thoracic Medicine for the Institute of Cellular Medicine, University of Newcastle and the Regional Cardiothoracic Centre, Freeman Hospital. Professor Corris’s medical training was at University College London and The Westminster Medical School. 

    He is Director of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation and the Northern Pulmonary Vascular Unit in Newcastle and is the Academic Lead and Deputy Chairman of the Institute of Transplantation.

    Professor Corris is immediate past President of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation as well as past President of the UK Pulmonary Hypertension Physicians Group and he is the Vice President and President Elect of the British Thoracic Society.

    He sits on the Councils of the British Thoracic Society and British Lung Foundation and is a previous member of Council of The Royal College of Physicians London. He also sits on the Medical Advisory Council of the Pulmonary Hypertension Patients Association UK and is the NIHR Respiratory Specialty Lead for Tyneside.

    He also sits on the Executive and is a Trustee of the Medical Research Society and is a Member of the Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Freeman Hospital

  • Name of Secretary
    Denise Lee
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