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Laura C. Hill

  • Laura C. Hill
  • Lecturer
  • Human Movement Sciences
  • 2009 Student Recreation Ctr
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4624
  • lhill@odu.edu
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  • Dr. Laura Hill is a graduate of the University of Utah (PhD) and Old Dominion University (MS & BS). While pursing her bachelor's degree she was a four-year member of the women's swim team. She currently teaches courses in the Exercise Science program and serves as the undergraduate program coordinator. Dr. Hill is also a member of the ASCM and is certified as a Health Fitness Specialist (HFS). Her experience also includes fitness assessment and programming, and Cardiac and Pulmonary rehabilitation. Dr. Hill's research philosophy centers on preventing the onset of debilitating chronic disease and on improving the quality of life. Her interests include triathlons and spending time with her family.
  • Education

    University of Utah, 2006
    Major: Exercise and Sport Science
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Old Dominion University, 1998
    Major: Exercise Science and Wellness
    Degree: M.S.Ed.
    Old Dominion University, 1996
    Major: Physical Education
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Dr. Hill’s research philosophy centers on preventing the onset of debilitating chronic disease and on improving the quality of life.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Health Fitness Specialist
    Sponsoring Organization: American College of Sports Medicine
    Date Obtained: 1996-06-01
  • Expertise

    Physical Education and Sports
    Exercise Science
    Exercise
    Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Education through Outdoor Recreation
    Sponsoring Organization: Leave No Trace: Center for Outdoor Ethics
    Date: July, 2007 - July, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Hill, E. L.; Hill, L.