Assistant Professor, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University

Dr. Hystad is an environmental epidemiologist focused on understanding the health impacts related to place (i.e. where we live, work and play). A large portion of his research examines air pollution and different built environment characteristics (encompassing both physical and social exposures) and their role in chronic disease development.

CHILD Study Investigator

Member, Environmental Working Group

Dr. Hystad is conducting studies examining how pre- and post-natal exposures to air pollution, green space, noise and walkable neighborhoods contribute to children’s health.

  • Institution: Oregon State University
  • Location: Corvallis, OR
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