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William Boyer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Office Phone: (951) 552-8152
E-mail: wboyer@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Health Science Campus. F88
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Kinesiology (Physical Activity Epidemiology Specialization) University of Tennessee 2017
M.S.H. Exercise Science and Chronic Disease University of North Florida 2014
B.S.H. Exercise Physiology University of North Florida 2012
  • Courses Taught

    Clinical Exercise Physiology
    Clinical Interventions for Chronic Disease
    Exercise Physiology
    Research Methods and Evaluation in Kinesiology
    Sports and Activities Practicum

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Physical Activity and Health
    Effect modification of race-ethnicity on physical activity and disease/mortality risk
    Secondary Data Analysis

  • Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

    University of Tennessee - Teaching Assistant
    University of North Florida - Teaching Assistant

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

    Jerome, G.J, Boyer, W.R., Bustamante, E.E., Kariuki, J., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Paluch, A.E., Swift, D., Webber-Ritchey, K.J., Barone-Gibbs, B. Increasing Equity of Physical Activity Promotion for Optimal Cardiovascular Health in Adults: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2023;147: 147 (25), 1951-1962.

    Shariffi, B., Dillon, K., Gillum, T., Boyer, W.R., Sullivan, S., Lee, E., Kim, J.K. Effects of combined grape seed extract and l-citrulline supplementation on hemodynamic responses in young males. Journal of Dietary Supplements. 2023, 20, 531-542. https://doi.org/10.1080/19390211.2021.2023246

    Boyer, W.R., Toth, L, Brenton, M., Augé, R. O., Churilla, J. R., Fitzhugh, E.C. The role of resistance training in influencing insulin resistance among adults living with obesity/overweight without diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Obes Res Clin Pract. 2023 Jul-Aug;17(4):279-287. doi: 10.1016/j.orcp.2023.06.002.

    Boyer, W.R., Bassett, D., Fitzhugh, E.C., Churilla, J.R., Milano, A., Toth, L., Richardson, M.R. Accelerometer-Measured Physical Activity and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors by Race-Ethnicity: 2003–2006 NHANES. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Disparities. 2022, 9, 1607–1615. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40615-021-01100-w.

    Dillon, K., Shariffi, B., Gillum, T., Boyer, W.R., Sullivan, S., Kim, J.K. Effects of Chronic Dietary Grape Seed Extract Supplementation on Aortic Stiffness and Hemodynamic Responses in Obese/Overweight Males during Submaximal Exercise. European Journal of Sports Science. 2022, 7, 1057-1064. doi:10.1080/17461391.2021.1923815.

    Greenfield, A., Pereira, F., Apkarian, M., Kuennen, M., Boyer, W.R., Gillum, T. Short-Term Hot Water Immersion Results in Substantial Thermal Strain and Heat Acclimation Onset: Comparison with Heat-Exercise Exposures. Journal of Thermal Biology. 2021, 97(5–6):102898 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2021.102898

    Boyer, W.R., Ehrlich, S. F., Churilla, J. R., Crouter, S., Fitzhugh, E.C. Leisure-time aerobic physical activity and the risk of diabetes-related mortality: an analysis of effect modification by race-ethnicity. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. 2021, 35, 1077632. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2020.107763

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Sandals Church - Safety Team

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Board Member - FitOne Foundation

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Traveling with my wife and daughter, golf, watching superhero movies, going to concerts, reading, CrossFit, video games, good food

  • Personal Philosophy

    "For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast." Ephesians 2: 8–9 ESV

    “If I find in myself desires which nothing in this world can satisfy, the only logical explanation is that I was made for another world.” - CS Lewis