Tung-Sung Tseng, DrPH, MS, CHES/MCHES

Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, LSUHSC School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA, USA

Dr. Tung-Sung Tseng, is Associate Professor in Behavioral and Community Health Sciences at School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. Dr. Tseng is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) / Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES) and co-chairs the Ethics Committee of the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE). He serve as editor, associate editor and editor board member for several professional journals.  He is an active member of the Tobacco Control Initiative (TCI), Design and Analysis Core, LSU’s Improving Clinical Outcomes Network, Health Care Services Division- Innovation Resource Center (HCSD-IRC) and Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center. His primary research interests include tobacco control, childhood obesity, gene-environment interaction, community-based participatory research (CBPR), risk behavioral patterns, health promotion interventions and evaluations, health disparities, and cancer prevention among ethnic minorities and underserved populations. As PI or co-Investigator on several university- and NIH-funded grants, he develop effective intervention approaches and measures of risk behaviors, social determent of health, and other psychosocial factors relevant to the cancer/obesity, and by establishing strong ties with genetic and behaviors intervention as documented in the professional publications.