Amy Miller, Dr.P.H.

Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Associate Dean, College of Health Science

Office Phone: (951) 552-8843
E-mail: amiller@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Health Science Campus, A05
Office Hours: by appointment

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Dr.P.H. Health Promotion and Education Loma Linda University 2016
M.S. Kinesiology (Fitness and Health Promotion) CSU Fullerton 2006
B.S. Kinesiology (Exercise Science) California Baptist University 2004
  • Courses Taught

    First Aid and Safety
    Contemporary Health Issues
    Foundations of Kinesiology
    Lifelong Motor Development
    Nutrition Science
    Exercise Physiology
    Applied Exercise Physiology
    Behavioral Aspects of Sport
    Measurements and Evaluations in Kinesiology
    Fitness Assessments and Exercise Prescription
    Principles of Conditioning Athletes
    Sand Volleyball

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Health-related fitness, leisure-related fitness, behavior change, weight loss, weight loss maintenance

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Boyer, W., Churilla, J., Miller, AD., Gillum, T., & Penny, M., (2020). "The Independent and Combined Effects of Aerobic Physical Activity and Muscular Strengthening Activity on All-Cause Mortality: An Analysis of Effect Modification by Race-Ethnicity". Journal of Physical Activity and Health. Advance online publication. 10.1123/jpah.2019-0581.

    Knabb, J., Pate, R., Sullivan, S., Boyer, W., Miller, AD., & Salley, E. (2020). "Walking With God" Developing and Pilot Testing a Manualized Four-Week Program Combining Christian Meditation and Light-to-Moderate Physical Activity for Daily Stress." Mental Health, Religion, and Culture.

    Forseth, B., Boyer, W., Miller, AD., & Fitzhugh, E. C. (2019). Demographic, health behavior, and cardiometabolic risk factor profile in yoga and non-yoga participants: NHANES 1999–2006. Complementary therapies in medicine, 44, 123-128.

    Miller AD. (2018). “Weight Fluctuation: Is the weight loss worth it?” Health and Wellness in Society Annual Meeting. London.

    Miller AD and Morris EA. (2018). “Lessons learned from program review.” CSU Fullerton Annual Assessment Conference. Fullerton, CA.

    Boyer WR and Miller AD. (2018). “Demographics and cardio metabolic risk profiles in yoga participants.” American College of Sports Medicine annual meeting poster. Minneapolis, MN.

    Miller AD and Morris EA. (2018). “Educational Effectiveness: Lessons learned from program review.” CLUTE Institute Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.

    Miller AD and Sullivan SP. (2014). “Grounded in physical activity: How the AKA Core Four can help us prepare future professionals.” Western Society of Kinesiology and Wellness Annual Meeting. Reno, NV.

    Sullivan SP and Miller AD. (2011). “An Exploration of Participant Experiences in a University Based Health Related Fitness Intervention.” International Conference on Health, Wellness, and Society. Berkley, CA.

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Sandals church

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Hobbies include tennis, soccer, volleyball, triathlons, hiking, escape rooms, games.
    Married, one daughter
    Traveled to: Mexico, Canada, Belize, Suriname, Tanzania, Norway, Sweden, Germany, Spain, Denmark, Austria, Russia, Philippines, England

  • Personal Philosophy

    Colossians 3:23