Prof Jeroen Douwes


Centre for Public Health Research

Jeroen Douwes is Professor of Public Health and Director of Massey University’s Centre for Public Health Research (CPHR) in Wellington. Prior to moving to New Zealand in 1998 he obtained his MSc and PhD in environmental epidemiology from Wageningen University, The Netherlands. He leads a comprehensive programme of public health research with a focus on respiratory disease and environmental and occupational health. Jeroen is Associate Editor of the International Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, has published 145+ peer reviewed publications and has an H-index of 49. He also serves on the board of the Health Research Council (HRC) and is the Chair of the HRC’s Public Health Research Committee.