begins her fourth year as Athletic Trainer/Instructor at UWA. She graduated
with a B.S. in Pre-Physical Therapy from Howard University in 2008. A
native of Los Angeles, CA, Lauj returned to complete a Master's of Science
in Athletic Training from California Baptist University graduating in May
2012. As a graduate student, she assisted comprehensively with men's
basketball, track and field, and men and women's tennis for the University
of California, Riverside.
Upon graduation, Lauj obtained a position at Roosevelt University in
Chicago, IL, serving as an Assistant Athletic Trainer for two years. Her
primary sport responsibilities were: men and women's soccer, women's
basketball, softball, and women's tennis.
In July 2014, she accepted an offer from the University of Pittsburgh
Medical Center (UPMC) Sports Medicine Department. During this time, she
was contracted as a Head Athletic Trainer to a local high school.
Lauj currently lives in Tuscaloosa, AL with her husband and son. She
completed her Doctorate of Athletic Training from Indiana State University
in May 2018.
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