Every day I help people solve their indoor air quality problems caused by mould and water damage. I'm passionate about healthy buildings and environmental health. As a microbiologist, I see the relationship between people and their environment as a complex interplay between resource use and adaptation. In turn, the microbiome of the built environment is emerging as an important determinant of wellbeing.
I can speak about a range of topics:
I'm a member of the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA).
BSc, GradDipAppSci, PhD Chief Scientist and CEO Biological Health Services AND Academic Staff at the National Institute of Integrative Medicine OVERVIEW OF EXPERTISE IN RELATION TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK AND IMPACT I'm an environmental microbiologist who specializes in how the built environment impacts on health. I run a busy laboratory trading as Biological Health Services (https://www.biologicalhealthservices.com.au).
ABC Radio Interview with Simon Lauder Tuesday, March 8 2022 on Mould and Water Damage. Segment starts at: 2:34:00 - 1:52:00 hrs/min/sec. 08/03/22. Listen to the show segment here.
Come clean - How often do you really need to wash socks? The Morning Show, Channel 7, 24 September 2021.
Could Tucker Carlson’s Nicotine Gum Habit Stop Covid? TrialSite News. September 15, 2021.
Petrol stations, service with a smile and COVID-19
A Current Affair, 3rd April 2020
‘The favourite meal of dust mites’: How your home could be making you sick
Domain, 25th November 2019
Mould: Everything you need to know about the impact on your health
The Daily Edition, Channel 7, 17 May 2019
Mould and mycotoxins: How an infestation in your home impacts your health
The Morning Show, Channel 7, 2 May 2019
Why you should never use your towel to wipe down gym equipment
D'Marge, 1 March 2019
How often you should wash bras, towels and gym bags
ABC Life, 26 January 2019
Melbourne woman develops crippling condition from mould hidden in air conditioner
Channel 9 News 6 June. 2018
'I wanted the doctor to tell me I had cancer: High school teacher had to quit work because of her horrifying rashes and lesions she got from MOULD growing inside the air conditioner in her 'uninhabitable' flat
Daily Mail, 6 June 2018
'Toadstool growing out of the wall': Residents moved from care facility
ABC News 30 May. 2018
The Guardian-23 Feb. 2018
The Conversation AU-27 Feb. 2018
The Sydney Morning Herald-24 Feb. 2018
9news.com.au-23 Feb. 2018
9news.com.au-26 Feb. 2018
Newcastle Herald-22 Feb. 2018
Herald Sun & Daily Telegraph-23 Feb. 2018
SBS-22 Feb. 2018
Radio New Zealand-28 Feb. 2018
How often do you change your sheets? Breakfast with John Stanley and Garry Linnell. Talking Lifestyle Radio, Jan 31, 2018 9:46 AM
ABC Online-16 Dec. 2017
Just how many germs are you touching right now?
Breakfast with John Stanley and Garry Linnell. Talking Lifestyle Radio, Nov 9, 2017 8:48 AM
Domain News-31 Aug. 2017
Huffington Post Australia-9 Jul. 2017
AccuWeather.com-22 Sep. 2017
Herald Sun-12 Sep. 2014