Christine Booker

Christine Booker, Ph.D.

Teaching Associate Professor

(804) 828-1948

813 W Franklin ST (new STEM building 6th floor)

Curriculum vitae

Additional Job Titles

  • Program Coordinator, Health Sciences
  • Asst. Director, Health Behavior Coach Graduate Certificate Program


  • Ph.D., Human Service: Health Emphasis (Capella University)
  • Ed.S., Educational Leadership and Policy Studies: Higher Education and Student Affairs (VT)
  • MPH, Public Health, (VCU/MCV)
  • B.S., Health Education: Community Wellness (VCU)

Research Interests

The primary area of research is holistic health. Most recently, Booker was awarded the funding to study geriatric trends and has received recognition for this research.

Select Publications

  • Craig, J. and Booker, C. (2022). Impacts on the Quality of Life for Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities.  Poster Presentation, Virginia Public Health Association Annual Conference. Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
  • Boldt, L. and Booker, C. (2021). Application of Whole Health Using the Donabedian Model During COVID-19 at Veteran Administration Facilities. Poster Presentation, Virginia Public Health Association Conference. Mode via zoom.
  • Longmire, D. and Booker, C. (2020). The Use of Physician Assistants for Health and Wellness in Aging Populations. VCU Digital Poster Archive of Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium Richmond, VA and feature in VCU Newspaper.



  • HPEX 353: Disease Trends, Prevention and Control
  • HPEX 354: Coping and Adaptation
  • HPEX 435: Health Disparities in the US
  • HPEX 445: Principles of Healthcare Management
  • HEMS 647:  Concepts and Applications in Chronic Disease Self-Management


  • 2022 CHS Term Professional GROWTH Award
  • 2021 GEHLI Higher Ground Women's Leadership Award
  • 2021 Leaders in Inclusive Learning Program
  • 2019 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Grant (UROP), Inclusion, Inquiry and Innovation
  • 2019 Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference, CHS Travel Support Grant