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Environmental Health Research Group

The environmental health research themes are centred on:

  • Mosquito vector management
  • Climate change and heat exposures of outdoor workers in developing countries and Heat wave impacts and policy related to older people.
  • Bush fires and heavy metal contamination
  • Food safety
  • Water misting system and bacteriological risks

The research

The environmental health team have established close relationships with the Western Australian Department of Health, Medical Entomology division and collaborate with local and state government in various mosquito related projects. ECU currently host the Local Health Authorities Analytical Committee (LHAAC) and are involved in a number of projects related to food safety

Current projects


If you would like to support us or for more information contact.

Associate Professor Jacques Oosthuizen
Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5876

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