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Lindsay Tallon

Lindsay Tallon, PhD, MSPH, CPH

Assistant Professor of Public Health

Assistant Director, Master of Public Health Program

Department: School of Arts and Sciences
Office: White 102A

(P) 617.732.2146


Public Health (MPH)


BS, Natural Resources, University of the South, Sewanee, TN
MSPH, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
PhD, Population Health, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Research Interests

Air Pollution
Cognitive Function
Environmental Health
Infectious Diseases
Public Health Practice
Statistical Modeling
Vascular Health in Older Adults
Water Quality

Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters

Fluetsch, N., Levy, C., & Tallon, L. (2019). The relationship of physical activity to mental health: A 2015 behavioral risk factor surveillance system data analysis. Journal of affective disorders, 253, 96-101.

Tallon, L.A., Manjourides, J., Pun, V.C., Mittleman, M.A., Kioumourtzoglou, M.A., Coull, B., Suh, H. (2017). Erectile Dysfunction and Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution in a Nationally Representative Cohort of Older Men. Environmental Health, 16(1), 12.

Tallon, L. A., Manjourides, J., Pun, V. C., Salhi, C., & Suh, H. (2017). Cognitive impacts of ambient air pollution in the National Social Health and Aging Project (NSHAP) cohort. Environment International, 104, 102-109.

Mills, D.A., Tomassoni, A.J., Tallon, L.A., Kade, K.A., & Savoia, E.S. (2013). Mass Arsenic Poisoning and the Public Health Response in Maine. Disaster medicine and public health preparedness, 7(03), 319-326.

Gibbons, C., Rodriguez, R., Tallon, L., & Sobsey, M. (2010). Evaluation of positively charged alumina nanofibre cartridge filters for the primary concentration of noroviruses, adenoviruses and male‐specific coliphages from seawater. Journal of applied microbiology, 109(2), 635-641.

Savoia, E., Massin-Short, S., Higdon, M.A., Tallon, L., Matechi, E., & Stoto, M.A. (2010). A Toolkit to Assess Medical Reserve Corps Units' Performance. Disaster medicine and public health preparedness, 4(03), 213-219.

Tallon, L. A., Love, D. C., Moore, Z. S., & Sobsey, M. D. (2008). Recovery and sequence analysis of hepatitis a virus from springwater implicated in an outbreak of acute viral hepatitis. Applied and environmental microbiology, 74(19), 6158-6160.

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership

Council on Education in Public Health, site visitor
American Public Health Association, member
International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, member
Association for Prevention Teaching and Research, member