Department of Health Behavior and Health Education
School of Public Health, UNC-Chapel Hill
ScD, Harvard University
Laura Linnan, ScD, CHES, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC-Chapel Hill School of Public Health, with a joint appointment in the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Linnan completed doctoral studies at Harvard University, where her dissertation focused on gaps in knowledge, theory and practice related to applied worksite health promotion research. She is particularly interested in the relationship between place and health. She received a MS in Public Health Education from The University of Toledo, and a BS in Health Education and Sports Medicine from Indiana State University.