Molly M. Scanlon, Ph.D., FAIA, FACHA

Environmental and Occupational Health Research Scientist at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona

Dr. Molly M. Scanlon is an Environmental and Occupational Health Research Scientist, as well as a licensed and certified Healthcare Architect, conducting research at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona. She has over 25 years of planning and design experience for healthcare settings to create environments benefiting the health, safety and welfare of patients, nurses, physicians and staff. Dr. Scanlon’s research involves examining the built and natural environments’ impact on human health with an emphasis on health care settings. She recently contributed as an author and content developer for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC)’s Legionellosis Prevention and Response Online Training grant. Additionally, Dr. Scanlon is participating on research teams focusing on reducing hospital-associated infections through analysis of occupational stress risk factors for healthcare personnel.