Summary

This Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) for Population Health Research on Electromagnetic Energy brings together leading population health researchers to investigate the health effects of mobile phones and magnetic resonance imaging.

It will address high priority research questions identified by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

It will generate new knowledge that leads to improved health outcomes through a 5 year research program.

The outcomes will be translated into health policy and practice through international and national organisations. The CRE will train PhDs and postdoctoral research fellows.

Funding body

National Health and Medical Research Council

Scheme name

Centres of Research Excellence

Years funded

2013 – 2018

Lead institution

Monash University

Partner institutions

University Of Queensland; Utrecht University (Netherlands); Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)