The Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants (COMEAP) is currently recruiting for up to 9 new members.

  • Epidemiology (two posts)
  • Toxicology
  • Health Impact Assessment
  • Policy analysis and economic valuation
  • Respiratory or cardiovascular clinical expertise
  • Indoor air quality
  • Lay Members (two posts)

The closing date for applications is midday on Friday, 12 January 2024. 

For further information about the role and details on how to apply please see the information pack for applicants at:

Working for DHSC – Department of Health and Social Care – GOV.UK ( If you require an alternative format, please call or email Ben Jones 0113 254 6557/ quoting the reference VAC – 1842.

There are also opportunities for early- or mid-career researchers to become associate members of COMEAP. Associate members will contribute to COMEAP’s work, while also gaining experience of developing committee advice and an understanding of the interface between science and policy. Anyone interested in this role can request an application form from the COMEAP Secretariat (via, indicating in the email subject box: “COMEAP Associate Member application form request”).

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