Journal article

The role of latitude, ultraviolet radiation exposure and vitamin D in childhood asthma and hayfever: an Australian multicenter study

Ann Maree Hughes, Robyn Marjorie Lucas, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Caron Chapman, Alan Coulthard, Keith Dear, Terry Dwyer, Trevor J Kilpatrick, Anthony J McMichael, Michael P Pender, Bruce V Taylor, Patricia Valery, Ingrid AF van der Mei, David Williams

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology | WILEY | Published : 2011


Awarded by Australian NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

We acknowledge the outstanding contribution to the Ausimmune Study of the research nurses who undertook all data collection: Susan Agland, Barbara Alexander, Zoe Dunlop, Anne Wright, Rosalie Scott, Jannie Selvidge, Marie Steele, Katherine Turner, Brenda Wood and the study project officers, Jane Gresham, Helen Rodgers, and Camilla Jozwick. We also thank Mr Ivan Hanigan for assistance with geocoding participants' residential histories. Dr Hughes is supported by an Australian NHMRC Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (Grant #358672).