||B.A.1974 University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Major: Physical Education
Minor: Health Education
M.S.1975 University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Major: Physical Education
Minor Emphasis: Health Education
Ph.D.1981 University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
Major: Health Education
Areas of Concentration: Health Behavior,Statistics
PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE:
July 2001 - present George and Betty Blanda Endowed Professor in Education
July 2004 - present Chairperson, Department of Kinesiology and Health
August 1993-June 1996 Promotion
July 1990 - Present Professor of Health Education
Full Graduate Faculty
Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
||Life member, American School Health Association
Life member, American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Member, Kentucky Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
Certified Health Education Specialist (C.H.E.S.)
Member of the Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center
Fellow, American School Health Association
Founding member of the American Academy of Health Behavior
||Miller, K.H., Staten, R., Rayens, M.K., & Noland, M. (2005). Levels and characteristics of physical activity among a college student cohort. American Journal of Health Education, 36, 215-220.
Crosby, R. A., Miller, K. H., Staten, R. R & Noland, M. (2005). Prevalence and correlates of HIV testing among college students. Sexual Health, 2, 19-22.
Staten, R., Miller, K., Noland, M. (in press). College students' physical activity: Application of an ecological perspective. American Journal of Health Studies.
Research in Progress:
Staten, R.R., Noland, M.P., Rayens, M.K., Hahn, E. Ridner, L., & Dignan, M. Social influence
on cigarette initiation and use among college students.
Noland, M.P. Congruence between administrator and student perceptions of school
Research Papers Presented at Professional Meetings:
Noland, M.P., Danner, F., Staten, R.R., & Miller, K.H. Smoking initiation among college students, Presented at the 2005 American Academy of Health Behavior Conference, Charleston, SC.
Miller, K.H., Staten, R., Rayens, M.K., & Noland, M. Levels and characteristics of physical activity among a college student cohort. Presented at the 2005 American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Convention, Chicago, IL.
Honors and awards for 2004-2005
The Kentucky Adolescent Tobacco Prevention Program, a curriculum I wrote and tested with funds from the National Cancer Institute, was recognized by the National Registry of Effective Programs (NREP) as an effective program by a panel of independent reviewers. With this recognition, the program will be included on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Model Programs website.