Toben F. Nelson, ScD

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Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health

Toben F. Nelson, ScD, is an associate professor in the School of Public Health's Division of Epidemiology and Community Health.  Dr. Nelson’s research is focused in health policy, organizational change, health behavior during developmental transitions, influence of sports participation on health, social determinants of health, program evaluation, prevention of alcohol attributable harm, physical activity promotion, obesity prevention, and motor vehicle safety. His research recognizes the importance of environmental conditions for health and the value of combining a population perspective with an individual perspective for improving health.