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15 January, 2015

Dr Ian Jarvis joins Theme II

We are pleased to welcome Dr Ian Jarvis who has joined the Genotoxicity of air pollutants project working on cellular responses to carcinogenic air pollutants and complex mixtures thereof. 

1 December, 2014

Alexander Cooper joins Theme II

We are pleased to welcome Alexander Cooper who has taken up a position as a PhD student supervised by Matt Puncher, Tim Marczylo and Tim Ebbels working on modelling internal exposure using PBPK...

20 November, 2014

Kirsty Meldrum joins Theme IV

We are pleased to welcome Kirsty Meldrum who has taken up a position as a PhD student supervised by Martin Leonard and Terry Tetley working on nanoparticle projects. 

Having graduated from...

14 November, 2014

Kohn Lecture at 29th annual meeting of the BSTP

Professor Tim Gant gave the Kohn lecture sponsored by the Royal College of Pathologists at the annual meeting of the British Society of Toxicological Pathologists on 14th November 2015.

20 October, 2014


Dr Rebecca Close presented a poster at the Young Researchers Conference on Environmental Epidemiology organized by ISEE-Europe held in Barcelona on 20th & 21st October 2014.

12 October, 2014

24th Annual ISES Conference 2014 - Cincinnati

Professor Frank Kelly was an invited speaker at the 24th Annual ISES Conference 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio, October 12 -16, 2014. 

7 September, 2014

Eurotox 2014

Professor Tim Gant and Dr Martin Leonard presented a poster titled "Diesel exhaust particulate associated chemicals elicit a pattern of asthma associated gene expression in human primary bronchial...

7 September, 2014

HESI Lecture at Eurotox 2014

Professor Tim Gant gave the HESI Lecture at the 50th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh from the 7th to the 10th...

1 September, 2014

New website for the HPRU

Welcome to the new website for the National Institute for Health Research Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU) in Health Impact of Environmental Hazards. The lead University in partnership with...

1 September, 2014

What are Health Protection Research Units?

National Institute for Health Research Healthcare Protection Research Units (HPRUs) are research partnerships between universities and Public Health England (PHE) and act as centres of excellence...