Name and Position

Prof Eleanor Mishra
Respiratory Medicine

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 289638


Department page: Respiratory Medicine

Position: Respiratory Consultant and Pleural Lead

Secretary: Kate Armes

Specialties: Respiratory Medicine

Sub-Speciality: Pleural disease, lung cancer

Special Clinical Interests: Pleural disease including  medical thoracoscopy, indwelling pleural catheters, malignant pleural disease, pleural infection and pneumothorax including ambulatory management.

Research Interests: Malignant pleural disease, with a particular focus on improving patient outcomes. Current research work involves prediction of rate of pleural fluid reaccumulation, patient reported outcome measure and diagnosis and management of indwelling pleural catheter infections. I am also interested in bacteriophage treatment for Pseudomonas colonisation in patients with bronchiectasis.

Current Membership of Professional, National and Regional Bodies: Committee member of UK Pleural Society responsible for organising the annual research conference; British Thoracic Society, NIHR RfPB committee member.

Universities and Degrees: MA (Cantab), MBChB (University of Oxford), DPhil (University of Oxford).

GMC number: 6076405