Promoting Student-Athlete Wellness and Substance Abuse Prevention

Jeff Milroy, Dr.PH., MPH

Jeff Milroy, Dr. PH.
UNC Greensboro/Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness

Dr Milroy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Education at UNC Greensboro and the Associate Director of the Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness (IPAHW). Many of Dr Milroy's current projects include the development of behavioral interventions targeting risk and protective factors associated with immediate and long-term outcomes athletes. He and his team at IPAHW conduct research on a variety of athlete health and wellness areas including concussion disclosure, alcohol and other drug use, sexual violence, and mental health. Ultimately, they aim to promote healthy decision making among collegiate student-athletes.