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Jill W Lassiter

Associate Professor-Health & Human Sciences
Director of the Wade Institute

Health and Human Sciences

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Office: Nininger Hall Room 207
Office Phone: 540-828-5416

Education: B.S. in Health & Exercise Science, Wake Forest University; M.S.Ed in Health Education, SUNY College at Brockport; Ed.D. in Health Policy and Education, D'Youville College

Teaching Fields: Health promotions and the interplay between personal and community health, with a pedagogical emphasis on cooperative and service learning

Other Credentials and Certifications: ATC, LAT

Research Interests: Alcohol abuse prevention, female athlete triad, promoting school based childhood physical activity, impact of teaching service learning on faculty

Other Campus Roles: Program coordinator and academic advisor for CHOICES for STEP UP, a peer-led alcohol abuse prevention and bystander intervention program; faculty athletic liaison to baseball

Outside Interests/Hobbies: Board member for Our Community Place in Harrisonburg, Va.; live in Bridgewater with husband and four kids