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Department Of Kinesiology And Health Science

John Tamblyn

John Tamblyn

Office: Solano 3014

Mailing Address:
Sacramento State - Kinesiology & Health Science
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6073

Professional Degrees

  • Psychology, M.A.
  • Health Science, M.A.
  • Health Psychology, Ed.D.

Professional Experience

  • High school teacher, 34 years
  • Community college instructor, 10 years
  • University professor, 30 years


  • HLSC 124, Consumer Health Education
  • HLSC 136, School Health Education

Research Interests

  • Development of a syllabus for the course School Health Science at CSUS (1992)
  • Creation of a Health and Safety Studies Health Career/Internship Syllabus at CSUS: Through the Utilization of Leadership Principles (1992)
  • A Comparative Analysis of Conventional and Telecommunication Health Science Courses at Sacramento City College
  • Development of a syllabus for a Health Science Telecommunication course at CSUS (1993)
  • Development of a distance learning course in School Health Science at CSUS (1994)

Areas of Expertise and Academic Interest

  • School health education
  • Public health
  • Consumer health
  • Global health


  • School Health Education: Readings and Resources


  • Laurel Hills
  • Children's Home Society
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Women Insisting on Natural Shapes (WINS)


  • Running
  • Golf
  • Reading
  • Travel
  • Camping/Hiking
  • Politics