3860 South Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Karen Keenan is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition. Her primary role is coordinating Data Quality Control for all military-related research. Prior to joining the faculty, Karen was an athletic trainer, clinical instructor, and lecturer in Athletic Training Education at several NCAA Division I and Division III institutions. She is currently completing her doctoral studies in the Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA). She completed her PhD at the University of Pittsburgh, Masters of Arts degree in Physical Education, Exercise, & Sports Science at the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill, NC) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education with a concentration in Athletic Training at the University of New Hampshire (Durham, NH). Her research interests include neuromuscular control of the trunk as it relates to injury risk and injury prevention in the extremities as well as performance.