Tristan’s PhD research with the Dalhousie Healthy Populations Institute focuses on finding solutions to operationalize healthy communities. He is a respected commentator on urban planning and design, with work published in Star Metro, Spacing, and StrongTowns. Tristan has helped develop our methodologies and toolkits for assessing community health and wellbeing. He has led projects with national and municipal governments in Canada, the UAE and beyond, helping operationalize health research into design and policy.
Tristan is an avid runner, rock climber and devoted husband.