Lindsey Smith, Postdoctoral Fellow, Course Instructor

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Home Campus:
U of T St. George

PhD:
Improving our understanding of the influences of the environment on physical activity – University of Cambridge (2020)

Other Degrees:
MPhil Epidemiology – University of Cambridge (2016)
MSc Geoinformatics – University of East Anglia (2011)
BA (Hons) Geography – University of Manchester (2009)

Contact Information:

lindsey.smith@utoronto.ca

Research Interests:

  • Spatial behaviour
  • Food access
  • Physical activity
  • Built environment
  • Public health

Selected Publications:

Smith, L., Foley, L. and Panter, J. (2019) “Activity spaces in studies of the environment and physical activity: A review and synthesis of implications for causality”, Health & Place, 58. DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2019.04.003.

Smith, L., Panter, J. and Ogilvie, D. (2019) “Characteristics of the environment and physical activity in midlife: Findings from UK Biobank”, Preventive Medicine, 118. DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.10.024.