Linda Hudson, ScD, MSPH

Position:

Assistant Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine

Contact:

Tufts University School of Medicine
136 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617.636.3632
Fax: 617.636.4017
Email: Linda.Hudson@tufts.edu

Education:

Degrees: ScD in Public Health, MS, Public Health, BA, Cum Laude
Institutions: Harvard University, School of Public Health; University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Hunter College, City University of New York

Research Focus:

  • Examining the contribution of  social, political and behavioral determinants of health on disparities in health outcomes  among vulnerable populations, with a particular focus on chronic disease prevention and detection
  • Examining the social-ecological influences on recommended health behaviors including barriers and facilitating factors across multiple dimensions:  structural, community and individual
  • Examining the social-ecological influences on recommended health behaviors including barriers and facilitating factors across multiple dimensions:  structural, community and individual