For assistance in reaching a UMass Lowell expert source or to locate a source on a subject not listed here, contact Christine Gillette (978-934-2209) or Nancy Cicco (978-934-4944).

Aging

  • Karen Devereaux Melillo, professor and interim dean of the Solomont School of Nursing and director of the Center for Gerontology Research and Partnerships
  • Thomas Shea, professor of biological sciences and director of the Laboratory for Neuroscience

Alzheimer’s Disease

  • Karen Devereaux Melillo, professor and interim dean of the Solomont School of Nursing and director of the Center for Gerontology Research and Partnerships
  • Thomas Shea, professor of biological sciences and director of the Laboratory for Neuroscience

Asperger’s Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

  • Ashleigh Hillier, associate professor of psychology and director of the Center for Autism Research and Education

Asthma

  • David Turcotte, Economics Department research professor, director of the Healthy Homes Project

Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Ashleigh Hillier, associate professor of psychology and director of the Center for Autism Research and Education

Cancer

  • David Kriebel, professor of public health and director of the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production

Leukemia

  • Peter Gaines, associate professor of biological science and in the Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology Program

Chemicals / Toxics

  • Joel Tickner, professor of public health and co-director of the Toxics Use Reduction Institute at UMass Lowell

Child Development

Child Trauma

Community health education

Diet / Nutrition

Environment

  • David Kriebel, professor of public health and director of the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production
  • Joel Tickner, professor of public health and co-director of the Toxics Use Reduction Institute at UMass Lowell

Exercise

  • Deirdra Murphy, associate dean of the Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences, associate professor of physical therapy and kinesiology and director of the Center for Health Promotion and Research

Flu / Pandemics

  • Nancy Goodyear, associate professor of Biomedical and Nutritional Sciences and interim chairwoman of the Department.

Human Sexuality

  • Mary Duell, associate teaching professor of psychology

Long-term Care

  • Lisa Abdallah, professor and chairwoman of the Solomont School of Nursing

Mental Health / Psychology

  • Doreen Arcus, associate professor of psychology
  • Margaret Knight, associate professor and associate chairwoman of the Solomont School of Nursing

Nursing Profession

  • Karen Devereaux Melillo, professor and interim dean of the Solomont School of Nursing and director of the Center for Gerontology Research and Partnerships

Nutrition

  • Thomas Wilson, associate professor, clinical laboratory and nutritional sciences and biomedical engineering

Physical Fitness

  • Deirdra Murphy, associate dean of the Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences, associate professor of physical therapy and kinesiology and director of the Center for Health Promotion and Research

Physical Therapy

  • Deirdra Murphy, associate dean of the Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences, associate professor of physical therapy and kinesiology and director of the Center for Health Promotion and Research

Stress

  • Nicole Champagne, chairwoman and associate professor of the Department of Public Health

Tobacco-free Environments / Smoking Cessation