Research Fellow, Population Health, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Dr Jennifer Koplin is an epidemiologist whose research focuses on prevention of childhood allergic disease. Dr Koplin completed her PhD at the University of Melbourne on the epidemiology of food allergy in infancy. She is team leader in the Gastro and Food Allergy Research Group and is a chief investigator in the Centre for Food and Allergy Research at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.

Dr Koplin has 80 peer-reviewed publications in the area of allergic disease and is a chief investigator on three NHMRC-funded cohort studies and two large population-based prevention intervention trials that aim to understand different aspects of food allergy and other allergies in childhood.

Experience

  • –present
    Postdoctoral researcher, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

Education

  • 2011 
    University of Melbourne, PhD

Research Areas

  • Epidemiology (111706)
  • Allergy (110701)
  • Paediatrics (111403)