University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Associate Professor Celso Carvalho is a physiotherapist with a PhD in human physiology. He is an Associate Professor in the School of Medicine at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, with expertise in exercise physiology and pulmonary rehabilitation. Celso currently leads a research team focusing on exercise and physical activity interventions to improve respiratory disease outcomes including quality of life, symptom control, inflammation and co-morbidities. He also has a special interest in breathing pattern disorders and the role of dysfunctional breathing in respiratory disease. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles and regularly contributes to international symposia as a presenter. His expertise in both physical activity and breathing pattern disorders will inform these two themes within the Centre of Excellence in Treatable Traits.