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Public health surveillance

Public health information and surveillance, led by Barry Borman, is a major area of research for CPHR. Current project include: monitoring the national environmental health indicators (, the environmental burden of disease study, Healthspace ( an internet-based data visualization tool that displays a variety of population, health and environmental data; the hazardous substances surveillance system which includes the hazardous substances disease and injury reporting tool (HSDIRT), the New Zealand Birth Defects Registry, and occupational disease surveillance.