MB BS, Dip Comm Health, FRCP, FRACP
Department of Medicine
Professor; Co-Director of He Kainga Oranga/Housing and Health Research Programme; Director of The Wellington Asthma Research Group.
Julian Crane is a general physician by training and currently Deputy Head of the Department of Medicine.
Research interests include epidemiological studies of asthma and allergic disease including an ongoing birth cohort of children followed to investigate the early life environmental factors that lead to asthma and allergic disease. Julian is also an member of the steering group for then large international study of asthma in children, The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC). He is also interested in all aspects of the domestic environment that impact on respiratory disease, including exposure to allergens and mould. Julian is a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand and The European Respiratory Society.