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DR Jennifer Perret




  • Dr Jennifer Perret, is a physician-trained Respiratory and Sleep Epidemiologist who is undertaking her postdoctoral fellowship under the supervision of Prof Shyamali Dharmage at the Allergy and Lung Health Unit (ALHU), The University of Melbourne. She has built on and extended her doctoral work on the host and environmental determinants of reduced lung function in middle age to include aspects of outdoor air pollution to encompass the interplay between air pollutants, systemic inflammation and cardiorespiratory health. Her postdoctoral work is supported by the Centre of Air quality and health Research and evaluation (otherwise known as CAR).   


Selected publications



Education and training

  • Ph.D., University of Melbourne 2015
  • M.B. B.S., University of Melbourne 1995

Awards and honors

  • Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, 2016
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 2003