Secondary Faculty

Peter James

Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Health

Environmental Health

pjames@hsph.harvard.edu

Other Positions

Associate Professor of Population Medicine

Population Medicine

Harvard Medical School


Bibliography


News

The health benefits of trees

A growing body of research shows that regularly spending time around trees provides a wide range of human health benefits, from lowering stress to improving cognition to boosting longevity.

Living near greenery linked with less depression in teens

Being around trees and other greenery may help teens stave off depression, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Led by Carla Bezold, postdoctoral research fellow in Harvard Chan’s Department of Epidemiology,…