Rodrigo Reis, PhD, MS

Professor, Brown School and Chair of the Urban Design and Public Health Specialization
built environment, chronic disease, data science, evidence-based practice, global health, overweight & obesity, physical activity, urban health
Australia, Brazil, Ireland

Dr. Reis’ work focuses on understanding the connections between urban design and community planning, environments and public health, with a strong focus on physical activity, quality of life, and obesity. He is interested in advancing practices to improve urban settings through the use of evidence.