Travis Yates

Contact Info:
Lantagne Group
Anderson Hall
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 864.438.8307
Fax: 617.627.3994
Email Travis
Water Diplomacy | IGERT
Ph.D. Student in Environmental Health


B.S. Civil Engineering, Clemson University, 2006
M.S. Civil Engineering, Applied Fluid Mechanics, Clemson University, 2009

Research interest statement

Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) programming; humanitarian aid; international development; impact evaluation; complex decision making; policy research

Manuscripts published

Yates T, Armitage E, Lehmann L, Branz A, and Lantagne D (2015). Effectiveness of Chlorine Dispensers in Emergencies: Case Study Results from Haiti, Sierra Leone, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Senegal. Environ Sci Technol 49(8), 5115-5122.

Yates T, Lantagne D, Mintz E, and Quick R (2015). The Impact of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Interventions on the Health and Well-Being of People Living With HIV: A Systematic Review. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 68, S318-S330.

Current research projects

International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) "Systematic Review — Effectiveness of short-term hygiene interventions in emergency response situations."