Jeffrey John Milroy
Dr. Milroy earned a B.S. in Community Health Education from the State University of New York at Potsdam (2002), his Masters of Public Health from UNC Greensboro (2006), and his Doctorate in Public Health (DrPH) from UNC Greensboro (2010). Dr. Milroy is interested in the health and well being of adolescents and young adults. His research foci include alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention among athletes, physical activity promotion among college student populations, and innovative program planning and implementation. Presently, Dr. Milroy is the Associate Director of the Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness and Teaching Faculty in the Department of Public Health Education at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Over the past several years Jeff has directed the implementation of myPlaybook (an evidence-based AOD prevention program for student-athletes) across more than 150 NCAA member institutions nationwide, managed the collection of alcohol and other drug use data from over 15,000 student-athletes , is a regular contributor to Drug Free Sports’ Webinar series, and has multiple peer reviewed publications. He is currently a member of the Society for Prevention Research, the American College Health Association, the Society for Public Health Education, the American Public Health Association, and the American Evaluation Association. Dr. Milroy continues to provide consulting services to the NCAA, and the National Center for Drug Free Sport.