Wynn Gillan, DrPH, MPH

Wynn Gillan, DrPH, MPH

• Assistant Professorgillan

• Southeastern Louisiana University

   Kinesiology & Health Studies SLU 10845

  Hammond, LA 70402

• Phone: (985) 549-5252

• Email: wynn.gillan@selu.edu




• Dr.P.H. Loma Linda University

• M.P.H. Loma Linda University

• B.S. Oklahoma State University


Academic Position


• Assistant Professor, Southeastern Louisiana University


Honors & Awards


• Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, and Dance Scholar Award (2010)


Professional Affiliations


• American Public Health Association
• Society for Epidemiological Research


Areas of Research Interest


• Nutrition

• Environmental Health

• Diabetes

• Violence Prevention



Selected Publications & Presentations


• Gillan, W.W., Naquin, M. (2003). The Louisiana youth risk behavior survey: Comparing results from 1997, 1999, 2001. LAHPERD Journal 63, 2, 29-32

• Synovitz, L., Gillan, W.W., Wood, R. (2006). An exploration of college students' complementary and alternative medicine use: Relationship to health locus of control and spirituality level. American Journal of Health Education 37, 2, 87-96.

• Naquin, M., Gillan, W.W., Humphries, C. (2007). Dietary and physical activity perceptions in a rural Louisiana community. American Journal of Health Studies 22 (3) (page # to be determined).

• Gillan, W.W., Naquin, M., Bowers, A. (2013). Correlations among stress, physical activity and nutrition: School employee health behavior. ICHPER-SD Journal of Research 8 (1) (page # to be determined).

•Gillan, W.W., Wood, R. (2013). Student, Faculty, and Staff Attitudes Regarding Concealed Weapons on Campus. AAHPERD Annual Conference.

•Naquin, M., Gillan, W.W., Zannis, M. (2013) Correlates of Health Behavior among School-based Employees. 9th Annual International Conference on Kinesiology and Exercise Sciences, 29-31 July & 1 August 2013, Athens, Greece