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17 August, 2016

Clothes that highlight air pollution are coming to London

The only reminder of the dirty air we breathe is usually just the black stuff that lines every commuter's nostrils, so it's easy to forget that those sputtering exhaust fumes kill up to 9,500...

5 July, 2016

Workshop on "Health Impact Assessment of Local Interventions"

On 24-25 September 2015, PHE held its Annual Review Meeting on Outdoor and Indoor Air Pollution Research in the UK at St John’s Hotel in Solihull. It was supported by the NERC Environmental...

17 May, 2016

House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee

Professor Frank Kelly was invited to give evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee session in connection with the Committee’s environmental impact of Microplastics inquiry on the 9th May 2016...

26 April, 2016

Castle Debates

Professor Frank Kelly was invited to join a panel at a public meeting on air pollution hosted by Castle Debates and chaired by environmental lawyer Pamela Castle OBE on 26th April 2016.

24 March, 2016

Pollution cameras to snap toxic cars

BRITAIN is to get its first traffic pollution cameras — devices that can measure the toxins emitted by every passing vehicle to see if they breach legal limits while also identifying the owner.  ...

25 November, 2015

Alex Cooper presenting poster at Harwell student poster day

Alex Cooper will be presenting a poster on toxicokinetic modelling at the Harwell student poster day on 25th November 2015.  The event, open to all PhD students across the Harwell campus, includes...

2 November, 2015

Lareb Dean joins Theme IV

We are pleased to welcome Lareb Dean who joins Theme IV as a PhD student. Lareb will be supervised by Terry Tetley and Andrew Thorley working on a project concerned with understanding the...

29 October, 2015

Dimitris Evangelopoulos joins Theme IV

We are pleased to welcome Dimitris Evangelopoulos who joins Theme IV as a PhD student. Dimitris will be supervised by Heather Walton and Klea Katsouyanni working on simulation of multi-pollutant...

24 September, 2015

HPRU PPIE annual progress reports available on the NIHR website

The HPRU PPIE sections of the first annual progress reports are now available on the NIHR website.  

The NIHR aim is to support and promote the sharing of knowledge, learning and good...

22 July, 2015

One NIHR has launched

One NIHR is for the different people funded by, supported by and working for the NIHR. The NIHR want everyone involved in the NIHR to have a stake in it – now and in the future.

One NIHR is...