Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Michael has spent most of his academic life attempting to pin down the ever-elusive causes of asthma and allergies. His current research program covers the epidemiology of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, including genetic and environmental risk factors such as air pollution and occupation, and the role of spirometry in managing these conditions.
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Bushfire smoke and your health
Melbourne is again blanketed in smoke from bushfires, but the health implications from it may not be known for years.