The Centre for Environment and Population Health (CEPH) addresses pressing concerns for population health, environmental sustainability and economic opportunity. We work in partnership with international communities through research, consultancy, capacity building and nurturing leaders.
Our approach and strengths
We use our partnerships and multidisciplinary teams to identify and address global environment and population health challenges. Our research emphasis is on promoting multi-sectoral collaboration to generate and use scientific evidence to inform strategy development and improve policy and practice.
Our key areas of focus
- International development and global health
- Health promotion and population health
- Climate change and health
- Occupational and environmental health
- Public health leadership and capacity building
- Healthy settings (including cities, schools, workplaces, hospitals).
Wearable devices to remotely manage patient chronic conditions are set to become available for the medical profession as part of an Australian first.
Griffith University continues to play a major role in shaping the medical profession of tomorrow with confirmation that it will train medical students at the newly-opened Sunshine Coast University Hospital. The announcement was made today after the Federal Government formalised its commitment to provide 50 Commonwealth supported places for local medical students at the Hospital from […]
Concern over the potential long-term adverse health effects associated with new 5G mobile phone technology remains according to one of the world’s leading figures on the impact of radio frequency emissions “The health effect issue of 5G is potentially very controversial as the communications industry is massive and 5G technology will be quite pervasive but […]