Centre for Air pollution, energy and health Research
Bringing together research on how air pollution and new forms of energy affect our health
An NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence
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We are a virtual center that brings together more than 30 researchers from around Australia and internationally to pursue collaborative research projects and translate our research into practice. Our research aims to understand the health impacts of air pollution and new energy sources.
Our vision is for a healthier community through cleaner air and cleaner energy sources.