The epidemiology of childhood food allergy and other allergic diseases

Research Opportunity
Honours
Number of Honour Places Available
1
Department
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Group Leader Email Number Webpage
Dr Rachel Peters Personal web page
Primary Supervisor Email Number Webpage
Dr Jennifer Koplin

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

Graduate Research application

Honours application

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact a supervisor.

Department

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

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