About us

CREAL is a leader in environmental exposure assessment and epidemiology. The centre’s investigators are experienced in epidemiological studies of environmental factors and child health, including perinatal outcomes, asthma, neurodevelopment, and cancer.

All have long-standing experience in national and international multi-centre investigations on environment and health. This includes evaluating of environmental risks, training in epidemiological methods and publishing in high ranking journals.

CREAL also has extensive experience in national and international multi-centre investigations focused on birth cohorts and children, including in the coordination of recent FP7 funded projects: CHICOS, MeDALL, ENRIECO, PHENOTYPE and MOBIKIDS.

Funding

The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Research Council under the ERC Grant Agreement number 336167

CHAI Project team

Centre of research in environmental epidemiology

(from July 1st: Barcelona Institute for Global Health)

 

Dr. Cathryn Tonne | Principal Investigator
cathryn.tonne[at]isglobal.org

Mar Alvarez | Project manager
mar.alvarez[at]isglobal.org

Albert Ambros | GIS technician

Maëlle Salmon | Statistician

Margaux Sanchez | Post-doc

Ariadna Curto | Pre-doctoral student

Carles Milà| Statistician

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Professor Julian Marshall | Investigator

Dr. V Sreekanth | Air pollution project manager

Kishore Kumar

Christopher Bulkley-Logston

Elizabeth Klasen

Sri Ramachandra University

 

Dr. S Sankar | Investigator

Professor Kalpana Balakrishnan | Investigator

Arul Selvan

Sathish Madhav

N Srinivasan

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Public Health Foundation of India

 

Dr. Sanjay Kinra | Investigator. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

Dr.G.V.S. Murthy | Investigator. Indian Institute of Public Health, Hyderabad

Santhi Bhogadi | Project Coordinator

Chitra Sharma | Research Associate

Pavitra Madhira | Research Assistant

Dr Srivalli Addanki  | Field Medical Officer

 

Field Team

Praveen Dadigala

Subhash Masapeta

Harikrishna Noule

Prasad Undrajavarapu

Koteswara Rao Vasimalla

Soumya Moosa

Sailaja Markandeya

Niharika Muddepaka

Amaravathi Mora

Sandeep Kumar Gyara

Sandeep Masapeta

Madhavi Mandula

Bhoja Raju Banavath

Dr. Bharati Kulkarni |  Investigator. National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad
Dublin City University (DCU)