The epidemiology of childhood food allergy and other allergic diseases

Research Opportunity
Honours
Project Status
Future
Department
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Supervisor Email Number Webpage
Dr Jennifer Koplin
Dr Rachel Peters

Project Details

Multiple potential research questions relating to the natural history of infant food allergy and other allergic diseases in childhood.

  • To explore the role that infantile food allergy plays in the development of other allergic diseases
  • To determine which children with early-life wheezing will go on to develop asthma
  • To describe the prevalence and identify risk factors of food and aeroallergen sensitisation in  a population-based cohort


Faculty Research Themes

Child Health

School Research Themes

Child Health in Medicine



Research Opportunities

Honours
Graduate Research Students who are interested in joining this project will need to consider their elegibility as well as other Graduate Research requirements before contacting the supervisor of this research

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Key Contact

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Department

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Melbourne Hospital