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Wellness Institute and Research Center (WIRC)

The mission of the WIRC is to enhance the physical health of adults living in the Hampton Roads area through education, community wellness programs, fitness assessments, and research. The WIRC is located in the Student Recreation Center Room 1006 and is outfitted with a variety of exercise equipment including treadmills, Concept II rowers, elliptical machines, stationary bikes, free weights, and Cybex strength training machines. A trainer is on staff to assist WIRC members with achieving their fitness goals.


Contact the WIRC Director:

Kim Baskette, Ph.D., Director

Office: Student Recreation Center 1006A

Telephone: (757) 683-3133

WIRC Telephone: (757) 683-6407

Fax: (757) 683-4270

Email: kbaskett@odu.edu