Roman Pabayo

Research Fellow

Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences


Department of Society, Human Development, and Health

401 Park Drive
Landmark Center West, 4th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Phone: 617.384.8814

Research Interests

Roman Pabayo’s research encompasses the social determinants of health.  He has conducted studies that look at the role of environment on physical activity, smoking, and dietary intake behaviors.  While at Harvard School of Public Health, he hopes to gain more experience and insight on how social inequalities influence our health. Health outcomes include blood pressure, self-rated health, and mortality.

Specific research interests:

Neighborhoods and health

Income inequality and health outcomes

Physical activity, nutrition, and smoking


Cardiovascular disease