Researcher Profile

Paul J. Lioy, PhD

Professor and Vice Chair of Environmental and Occupational Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

EOHSI
170 Frelinghuysen Road, Room 301
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Phone: (848) 445-0155
Email: plioy@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Assistant: Teresa Boutillette
(732) 445-2073
Email: tboutil@eohsi.rutgers.edu

Research Program Alignment

  • Non-programmatically Aligned

Membership Type: Associate II


Research Interests

  • Human exposure to environmental pollutants
  • Air pollution
  • Multimedia pollution and policy issues
  • Environmental contamination
  • And photochemical smog and its effects on health and the atmosphere.

Selected Publications

Bernard D. Goldstein, Yan Liu, Felicia Wu, and Paul Lioy. Comparison of the Effects of the US Clean Air Act and of Smoking Prevention and Cessation Efforts on the Risk of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. American Journal of Public Health: December 2011, Vol. 101, No. 12, pp. 2357-2361. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2011.300256

Paul J. Lioy and Panos g. Georgopoulos., New Jersey: A Case Study of the Reduction in Urban and Suburban Air Pollution from the 1950s to 2010. Environmental Health Perspectives, 119 (10): 1351-5, 2011.

Paul J. Lioy, Exposure Science for Terrorist Attacks and Theaters of Military Conflict Minimizing Contact with Toxicants., Military Medicine, 176, 71-76, 2011.

Xianlei Zhu, Zhihua (Tina) Fan, Xiangmei Wu, Kyung Hwa Jung, Pamela Ohman-Strickland, Linda J. Bonanno and Paul J. Lioy, Ambient concentrations and personal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in an urban community with mixed sources of air pollution. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 21: (5) 437-449, 2011.

Nazarenko, Y., Han, T., Lioy, P.J., and Mainelis, G. Potential for Exposure to Engineered Nanoparticles from Nanotechnology-Based Consumer Spray Products, Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 21 (5): 515-528, 2011.

Chang Ho Yu, Zhihua (Tina) Fan, Elizabeth McCandlish, Alan H. Stern, Paul J. Lioy. Characterization of Spatial Impact of Particles Emitted from a Cement material Production Facility on Outdoor Particle Deposition in the Surrounding Community. Journal of Air & Waste Management Association, 61:1015-1025, 2011.

Lioy, P.J., Rappaport S.M., Exposure science and the exposome: an opportunity for coherence in the environmental health sciences. Environmental Health Perspectives, 119 (11): A466-7, 2011.

Zuocheng Wang, Stuart L. Shalat, Kathleen Black, Paul J. Lioy, Adam A. Stambler, Osiloke H. Emoekpere, Marta Hernandez, Taewon Han, Maya Ramagopal and Gediminas Mainelis. Use of a robotic sampling platform to assess young children’s exposure to indoor bioaerosols. Indoor Air, 22:159-169, 2012.

Dan Vallero, Paul J Lioy. The 5-R's: Reliable Post-Disaster Exposure Assessment. Leadership and Management in Engineering, 12(4): 247-253.

Nazarenko Y, Zhen H, Han T, Lioy PJ, Mainelis G, Potential for Inhalation Exposure to Engineered Nanoparticles from Nanotechnology-Based Cosmetic Powders. Environmental Health Perspectives, 120:885-892, 2012, doi: 10.1289/eph.1104350

Xiangmei Wu, Zhihua (Tina) Fan, Xianlei Zhu, Kyung Hwa Jung, Pamela Ohman-Strickland, Clifford Weisel, Paul Lioy. Exposures to Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and Associated Health Risks of Socio-Economically Disadvantaged Population in a "Hot Spot" in Camden, New Jersey Atmospheric Environment, 57 (9): 72-79, 2012.

Einstein, Stephanie A., Yu, Chang-Ho, Mainelis, Gediminas, Chen, Lung Chi, Weisel, Clifford P., Lioy, Paul J. Design and Validation of A Passive Deposition Sampler. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 14, 2411-2420, 2012.

Isukapalli S.S., Brinkerhoff C.J., Xu S., Dellarco M., Landrigan P.J. Lioy P.J., Georgopoulos P.G. Exposure Indices for the National Children’s Study: Application to inhalation exposures in Queens County, NY. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 2012, doi: 10.1038/jes.2012.99

Tunno, B.J., Shields, K.N., Lioy, P.J., Chu, N., Kandane, J.B., Parmanto, B., Pramana, G., Zora, J., Davidson, C., Houguin, F., Cloughery, J., Understanding Intra-Neighborhood Patterns in fine Particulate Air Pollution Using Mobile Monitoring in Braddock, PA., Environmental Health Perspectives, 2012, In Press

Tunno, B.J., Shields, K.N., Lioy, P.J., Chu, N., Kandane, J.B., Parmanto, B., Pramana, G., Zora, J., Davidson, C., Holguin, F., Cloughery, J.E., Understanding Intra-Neighborhood Patterns in PM2.5 and PM10 Using Mobile Monitoring in Braddock, PA., Environmental Health, 2012, In Press

Nazarenko, Y., Zhen, H., Taewon, H., Lioy, P.J., Mainelis, G., Nanomaterial Inhalation Exposure from nanotechnology-based Cosmetic Powders: A quantitative Assessment. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2012, In Press.

The content for this Research Profile is maintained by Paul Novembre (novembre@cinj.rutgers.edu)