Allergy and clinical Immunology
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Role in the project
In SynAir-G, NKUA is responsible for the clinical cohort of WP2 “Real-life multipollutant scenario: children at school and beyond”, and will establish a relevant multipollutant real-life setting. School children will be monitored for two years and health outcomes will follow. NKUA is also responsible for WP8 “Project management & Networking”. Among others this includes the supervision and control of scientific progress and networking design and implementation.
Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos | Professor, Head, Allergy Department
I have the luck and challenge to coordinate SynAir-G. Putting together such a multidisciplinary group and activities is demanding, but also necessary to mitigate the complex effects of inddor air pollution on health