Faculty and Staff

Tracy L. Nelson, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Tracy L. Nelson, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Director, Colorado School of Public Health at CSU

215D Moby Complex B Wing| (970) 491-6320 | tracy.nelson@colostate.edu


  • 1991, B.S., Exercise and Sports Science/Sports Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • 1993, M.P.H., Community Health Education, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
  • 1998, Ph.D., Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
  • 1999, Post-doctoral; Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Research Interests:

  • The biobehavioral influences on soldier performance and health
  • The impact of genetic, neuroendocrine and metabolic factors on chronic disease
  • Evaluation and interventions to improve community-level chronic disease risk