Christopher D. Brown, Ph.D., LAT, ATC, CSCS, PES, OPE-C

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology

  • Ph.D. Athletic Training, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions; Provo, UT (2013)
  • M.S. Clinical Exercise Physiology, The George Washington University, Washington DC (2006)
  • B.S. Athletic Training Wingate University, Wingate NC (2004)

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Contact Info

FLG 124
P.O. Box 118205
Gainesville, FL 32611-8205
(352) 294-1070 |


    Dr. Brown is a board-certified and licensed Athletic Trainer and serves as a Clinical Associate Professor in the Doctor of Athletic Training (DAT) Program at the University of Florida. He also serves as the program’s Clinical Education Coordinator and oversees the Sports Performance Concentration. Dr. Brown holds multiple certifications in strength and conditioning and teaches courses for the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). He has expertise in performance enhancement, therapeutic modalities, and athletic training educational methodology. He has received multiple ATAF awards, including the 2018 ATAF President’s award and the 2022 Educator of the Year Award. In 2022, he was also named the SEATA Educator of the Year.


    • APK 3163 Sports Nutrition
    • ATR 2010 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
    • ATR 4302 Therapeutic Modalities in Athletic Training
    • ATR 4314 Rehabilitation Techniques in Athletic Training
    • ATR 4315 Functional Sport and Conditioning
    • ATR 4812 Athletic Training Clinical Experience I
    • ATR 4822 Athletic Training Clinical Experience II
    • ATR 4842 Athletic Training Clinical Experience IV
    • ATR 7309 Evidence Based Therapeutic Intervention
    • ATR 7318 Sport Performance and Intervention
    • ATR 7438 Clinical Techniques and Pharmacology for ATs I
    • ATR 7628 Clinical Research in Athletic Training I