Our objectives

CERH objectives are to assess the role of global change and environment on public health with special references to health effects of extreme temperatures and other climatic factors, air pollution, and housing characteristic, with a special reference to susceptible populations (age, gender and social, economic, genetic factors) and gene-environment interactions and joint effects of environmental exposures.

In addition to address the effects of global change related factors on the burden of disease under different scenarios on the basis of own empirical results and a synthesis based on continuous systematic literature searches, meta-analyses and burden of disease assessment on relations between climatic conditions and health. This research will be designed to support evidence-based policy work and dissemination of information.

Last updated: 27.6.2016