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Tran Huynh, PhD, MPH, CIH

Tran Huynh

Assistant Professor
Environmental and Occupational Health
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BS, Microbiology, University of Minnesota; MPH, Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota; PhD, Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota


Dr. Tran Huynh obtained her PhD in Environmental Health Sciences specializing in occupational hygiene at the University of Minnesota. Her research interests focus on exposure assessment strategies for occupational epidemiological studies as well as for risk management. She has also collaborated on the chemical exposure assessment for the GuLF STUDY funded by NIEHS. Dr. Huynh is also interested in developing theory-based health and safety interventions that target workers employed in very small businesses such as nail salons. She is a certified industrial hygienist.

Research Interests

  • Community Engaged Research
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Immigrant Health
  • Health Disparities
  • Occupational Health
  • Workplace Health Interventions
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Exposure Assessment
  • Epidemiology


Quick, H., Huynh, T., Ramachandran, G. (2016). A method for constructing informative priors for Bayesian models of occupational hygiene data. Annals of Occupational Hygiene. In press.

Huynh, T., Quick, H., Ramachandran, G., Banerjee, S., Stenzel, M., Sandler, D. P., Kwok R., Engel, L, Blair A, Stewart, P (2016). A Comparison of the β-Substitution Method and a Bayesian Method for Analyzing Left-Censored Data. Annals of Occupational Hygiene 60 (1),: 56-73

Huynh, T., Ramachandran, G., Banerjee, S., Monteiro, J., Stenzel, M., Sandler, D., Kwok R., Engel, L., Blair A, Stewart P. (2015) Comparison of Methods for Analyzing Left-Censored Occupational Exposure Data. The Annals of Occupational Hygiene, 58(9), 1126–1142.

Watts, W., Huynh, T., & Ramachandran, G. (2012). Quartz concentration trends in metal and nonmetal mining. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 9(12), 720–32.