Prof. Hilario Nunes, MD PhD
“I am head of the Pulmonology department of Avicenne University Hospital (Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris, Bobigny, France), referral centre for rare pulmonary diseases (constitutive site), competence centre for systemic and auto-immune diseases. The department has been recognized by Expertscape in partnership with foundation for sarcoidosis research as one of the world’s top 10 institutions for sarcoidosis. I was identified as one of the world’s top 10 experts in sarcoidosis.
I am member of the research laboratory INSERM U1272 « Hypoxie et Poumon : pneumopathies fibrosantes, modulations ventilatoires et circulatoires » (Sorbonne Paris Cité, University Paris 13, France).
I am chair of the group « Sarcoidosis and other granulomatous Interstitial Lung Diseases/Diffuse Lung Diseases » of the ERS scientific assemblies.
I am member of the committee of WASOG, of the ERS Sarcoidosis Task Force and of the Groupe Sarcoïdose Francophone.
My areas of interest are severe forms of thoracic sarcoidosis, including sarcoidosis with pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension and cardiac sarcoidosis, fibrosing chronic idiopathic interstitial pneumonias, and connective tissue diseases-associated ILDs. I have authored scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals on each of these areas.”