Renee Underwood

Renee Underwood

Assistant Professor
Office: KHS 172
Phone: 985-549-2232

Courses Taught

HS133: Healthy Lifestyles for the 21st Century
HS200: Foundations of Public Health
HS362: Worksite Health Promotion
HS420: Program Planning


Ph.D., 2021, Public Health, Behavioral and Community Health Sciences
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

M.A., 2011, Health Studies
Southeastern Louisiana University

B.S., 2008, Political Science
Southeastern Louisiana University


Licensure & Certifications

Certified Health Education Specialist,# 18154  , 2011-P, 
The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.


Professional Journal Experience

Health Promotion Practice Journal

Rotating Editor,2019-P

Description: Rotating editor for the Health Promotion Practice Journal as needed by journal leadership


Obesity Journal

Rotating Editor 2018-2019

Description: Rotating editor for the Obesity Journal as needed by journal leadership


Conference Posters

Art & Science of Health Promotion Annual Conference

American Journal of Health Promotion,

2016, Orlando, FL.Well-Ahead Louisiana: Moving Health Forward by Branding a Culture of Health in the Spaces and Places We Live, Learn, Work, and Play