James R. Churilla, Ph.D., MPH, MS, RCEP, CSCS, FACSM
Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences
James R. Churilla, Ph.D., MPH, M.S., RCEP, CSCS, FACSM is an Associate Professor of Clinical Exercise Physiology and Physical Activity Epidemiology in the Brooks College of Health at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Churilla is the Graduate Program Director for the MSH in Exercise Science and Chronic Disease. His research focuses on physical activity, metabolic syndrome, and population health. Dr. Churilla is a Fellow and Program Director Certified with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and is currently serving as an At-Large Member for the Clinical Exercise Physiology Association (CEPA). Dr. Churilla is a member of the ACSM,the American Heart Associations Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism, the American College of Epidemiology, the American Physiological Association and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Dr. Churilla and his wife Mirtha have two boys, Cameron and Tyler.