Lauren Church

PhD Student

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Lauren is a PhD student working under the supervision of Dr. Kathryn Schneider and Dr. Carolyn Emery at the Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre. She is a Certified Athletic Therapist and has been working in youth sports, primarily hockey, soccer and volleyball since 2014. Lauren graduated with distinction from Vancouver Island University with a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education, from Mount Royal University with an Advanced Certificate in Athletic Therapy and most recently, from the University of British Columbia with a Master’s of Rehabilitation Science. Her master’s project investigated the adequacy of the Hockey Canada Safety course through a white paper. Lauren’s research interests will focus on the evaluation of policy pertaining to healthcare delivery for safety in sport with regards to concussion and injury in general.



Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4