Doctor Diane Gray
Pulmonology Division, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town.
Dr Diane Gray is a paediatric pulmonologist and clinical researcher in the Department of Paediatrics, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, University of Cape Town. Her research focuses on better understanding the determinants of chronic lung disease in African children and the development of appropriate preventive and management strategies. She has set up infant and preschool lung function testing in Africa, and contributed to international collaborations developing tools for preschool lung function testing. She is co-principal investigator of the Paediatric and Adult African Spirometry (PAAS) project and member of the PATS Spirometry working group. She currently holds a Wellcome Trust intermediate fellowship for research investigating the impact of early life exposures on chronic respiratory illness in African children.