Pooja Sarin Tandon

Associate Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
Adjunct Associate Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences


, WA -


Research Interests

Physical activity, obesity prevention, nature & health, early childhood


MD Brown University, 1999

MPH Health Services, University of Washington, 2010

AB Biology, Brown University, 1995

In the News

WSU researcher aims to find out if outdoor preschool yields health benefits for kids
KNKX, 12/26/2019

3 steps to boost your child’s outdoor time — and health
The Seattle Times, 12/28/2018

What we still don't know about the health benefits of nature
The Dirt, 09/08/2017

Withholding recess is common in Seattle elementary schools
KUOW, 05/02/2016