Peter Wark


Peter Wark is a senior staff specialist in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine at John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle, and a Professor at the University of Newcastle. He is also a senior member of the Priority Research Centre for Healthy Lungs and a member of the Vaccines Immunology Viruses and Asthma research group at the Hunter Medical Research Institute.


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