RWJF Health & Society Scholar:
Area(s) of Expertise:
Place and Health, Urban Health, Health Disparities, U.S. Obesity
Adam Lippert is a sociologist and demographer whose work is focused on how socially-meaningful contexts (e.g., schools, neighborhoods) are associated with health and how complex work and family circumstances impact family health and child developmental outcomes across the life course. Findings from his research can be found in outlets such as the Journal of Health & Social Behavior, American Journal of Epidemiology, and Social Science & Medicine.