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School of Health Sciences

Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-3562
shs@oakland.edu

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

School of Health Sciences

Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-3562
shs@oakland.edu

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Elise Brown, Ph.D.

Elise Brown
Title: Assistant Professor, Wellness & Health Promotion
Office: 3168 Human Health Building
Phone: (248) 364-8836
E-mail: elisebrown@oakland.edu

Educational Background: 
PhD; Health Promotion; University of the West of Scotland, School of Science and Sport
MS; Sports Administration/Psychology emphasis; Midwestern State University
BS; Kinesiology and Health Promotion/Psychology minor; Louisiana Tech University

Teaching Interests: 
Interventions and Assessments in Wellness
Exercise Prescription
Contemporary Issues in Personal Health 

Research/Scholarship: 
Dr. Brown has published work related to the overtraining syndrome in athletes, sexual coercion and female athletes, and school-based child obesity prevention and treatment interventions. Her current work focuses on high-intensity interval training for primary prevention of osteoporosis and cardiometabolic disease. Future work will include investigations of disease risk in youth and college students specific to physical fitness levels and psychosocial correlates.

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Professional Affiliations: 
American College of Sports Medicine, National Strength and Conditioning Association

Personal Interests: 
weightlifting, ultimate frisbee, Crossfit, hiking, snowboarding/skiing, science fiction and fantasy novels/films, live music