Joseph G. Allen
Associate Professor

Joseph G. Allen

Associate Professor of Exposure Assessment Science

Environmental Health

jgallen@hsph.harvard.edu


Overview

BS, Biology
Boston College

MPH, Environmental Health
Boston University School of Public Health

DSc, Exposure Assessment, Environmental Epidemiology, Biostatistics
Boston University School of Public Health

Commissioner, The Lancet COVID-19 Commission
The Lancet

Chair, The Lancet COVID-19 Commission Task Force on Safe Work, Safe Schools, and Safe Travel
The Lancet


Bibliography

A paradigm shift to combat indoor respiratory infection.

Morawska L, Allen J, Bahnfleth W, Bluyssen PM, Boerstra A, Buonanno G, Cao J, Dancer SJ, Floto A, Franchimon F, Greenhalgh T, Haworth C, Hogeling J, Isaxon C, Jimenez JL, Kurnitski J, Li Y, Loomans M, Marks G, Marr LC, Mazzarella L, Melikov AK, Miller S, Milton DK, Nazaroff W, Nielsen PV, Noakes C, Peccia J, Prather K, Querol X, Sekhar C, Seppänen O, Tanabe SI, Tang JW, Tellier R, Tham KW, Wargocki P, Wierzbicka A, Yao M.

Science. 2021 May 14. 372(6543):689-691. PMID: 33986171


News

Opinion: Fix crumbling school infrastructure

School buildings are in desperate need of repair, particularly of their systems that manage indoor air quality, according to an opinion piece co-authored by Harvard Chan School's Joseph Allen.

Joe Allen’s focus on clean indoor air

A Science magazine profile of healthy buildings expert Joseph Allen described his research on how indoor air quality affects human health and cognition, his work advising companies on ventilation and air filtration, and his efforts during the pandemic…