Kimberly Price

  • Ph.D., Health Promotion and Education, University of Cincinnati
  • M.A., Health Education, Columbia University
  • B.S., Biology, Oakwood University

Kimberly Price is an associate professor of public health and director of the Master of Public Health program.  She has been on faculty at LR since the fall of 2014 and teaches in the areas of health promotion program planning and evaluation, epidemiology and community engagement. Prior to coming to LR, she worked for more than 15 years as a health education specialist in clinical and community settings. She has devoted her career to promoting wellness and understanding social determinants of health.

Price has coordinated programs at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, the NJ War-Related Illness and Injury Center, as well as other projects with nonprofit agencies in urban communities. She currently serves as a Trustee on the board for the Society of Public Health Education (SOPHE) and has served on the board of directors for MountainTrue, Medical Advocates for Healthy Air and on the executive board for North Carolina SOPHE.

Her scholarly interests include reducing health inequities, addressing health literacy and program evaluation and assessment.

In 2023, she received the Roediger Distinguished Service Professorship, designated annually by the university president in recognition of distinguished service to the university, profession and community.


  • Master-Certified Health Education Specialist
  • Certified in Public Health