Respiratory health, air pollution, childhood development

The Research Group on Respiratory health, air pollution, childhood development is a research group of IMIM-Hospital del Mar Research Institute affiliated to Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) led by Dr. Jordi Sunyer. 

The main research lines are:

  • Frequency and determinants of chronic obstructive respiratory diseases: Asthma and COPD.
  • Respiratory and cardiovascular effects of air pollution
  • Effects of early environmental exposures on postnatal development