William Boyer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Office Phone: (951) 552-8152 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Location: Health Science Campus. F88 Office Hours:
|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|
Clinical Exercise Physiology
Clinical Interventions for Chronic Disease
Research Methods and Evaluation in Kinesiology
Sports and Activities Practicum
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Physical activity and type 2 diabetes
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
Boyer, W.R., Churilla, J.R., Gillum, T., Miller, A., Penny, M. 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. 2020, 17, 881-888 https://doi.10.1123/jpah.2019-0581
Naylor, A., Shariffi, B., Boyer, W.R., Gillum, T., Sullivan, S., Kim, J.K. Effects of Combined Histamine H1 and H2 Receptor Blockade on Hemodynamic Responses to Dynamic Exercise in Males with Elevated Blood Pressure and Stage 1 Hypertension. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2020, 45(7): 769-776, https://doi.org/10.1139/apnm-2019-0645
Boyer, W. R., Churilla, J. R., Ehrlich, S. F., Crouter, S., Hornbuckle, L., Fitzhugh, E.C. The Protective Role of Physical Activity on Type 2 diabetes: An Analysis of Effect Modification by Race-Ethnicity. Journal of Diabetes. 2018; 10(2): 166-178.
Woodman, A., Crouter, S., Bassett, D., Fitzhugh, E.C, Boyer, W.R. Accuracy of Consumer Monitors for Estimating Energy Expenditure and Activity Type. Medicine and Science in Sport and Exercise. 2017; 49(2): 371-377.
Boyer, W.R., Wolff-Hughes, D.L., Bassett, D., Churilla, J.R., Fitzhugh, E.C. Accelerometer-Derived Total Activity Counts, Bouted Minutes of Moderate to Vigorous Activity, and Insulin Resistance: NHANES 2003–2006. Preventing Chronic Disease. 2016; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/ pcd13.160159.
Wolff-Hughes D.L., Troiano R.P, Boyer W.R., Fitzhugh E.C., McClain J.J. Use of population-referenced percentiles for total activity counts to determine physical activity levels of New York City adults: Implications for health promotion. Preventive Medicine. 2016; 87: 35-40.
Boyer, W.R., Johnson, T.M., Fitzhugh, E.C., Richardson, M.R., Churilla, J.R. The associations between increasing degrees of HOMA-IR and muscular strengthening activities in euglycemic U.S. adults. Diabetes and Vascular Disease Research. 2015; 12(6): 420-7.
Richardson, M.R., Johnson, T.M., Ford, E., Katzmarzyk, P., Boyer, W.R., Churilla, J.R. Gender Differences in High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein and Muscular Strengthening Activity in U.S. Adults. Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 2015; 12(12):1582-8.
Recent Research Presentations
Boyer, W.R., Fitzhugh, E.C., Bassett, D., Toth, L., Richardson, M.R., Churilla, J.R. Do Cardiometabolic Risk Profiles differ across Race-Ethnicity? An Analysis of the Most Active U.S. Adults in the 2003-2006 NHANES. American Heart Association: EPI/Lifestyle Conference, Phoenix, AZ March 2020. (Abstract) Circulation 141(Suppl_1) DOI: 10.1161/circ.141.suppl_1.P228. March 2020
Boyer, W.R., Churilla, J.R., Gillum, T., Miller, A., Penny, M. 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. Thematic Poster Session: ACSM Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, June 2020. (Abstract) Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (S118):52, May 2020.
Boyer, W. R., Ehrlich, S. F., Churilla, J. R., Crouter, S., Fitzhugh, E.C. Leisure-time aerobic physical activity reduces diabetes-related mortality: NHANES III. American Heart Association: EPI/Lifestyle Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2019. (Abstract) Circulation:139(Suppl_1). DOI: 10.1161/circ.139.suppl_1.P321. March 2019.
Church Membership & Activities
Interests & Hobbies
Traveling with my wife, playing golf, watching superhero movies, going to concerts, reading , lifting weights, high-intensity functional training, pickup basketball, video games
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