Katelyn Allison is the co-director of the Master of Science Program in Sports Medicine within the Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition. She serves as the principal investigator for the Marine Corps Women Integration research initiative, as a co-investigator on all Department of Defense injury prevention and performance enhancement research activities, and specializes in exercise physiology-related data collection and dissemination. Prior to joining the NMRL as faculty, Allison completed her bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and master's degree in Exercise Physiology at the University of Pittsburgh, where she also competed in Cross Country and Track. She completed her doctoral degree in Rehabilitation Science at the University of Pittsburgh and spent four years as a graduate research associate at the NMRL. Her research interests include the effect of fatigue on proprioception and neuromuscular control, exercise and nutritional contributions to injury prevention, health, and performance optimization, and female injury prevention, performance enhancement, and health.