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- MS, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 1981
- BS, Boise State University, Boise, ID, 1980
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1. Nominee, WVU Benedum Distinguished Scholar Award, 2012
2. Nominee, WVU-HSC Chancellor's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research and Scholarly Activities, 2012
3. Excellence in Research Award, School of Medicine, West Virginia University, 2010
4. Distinguished Alumni Award, Boise State University, 2008
5. Consultant, Department of Health & Human Services Physical Activity Guidelines Committee, 2007-2009.
6. Nominee for Outstanding Teacher of the Year, West Virginia University School of Medicine, 2005
7. Outstanding Alumni Award, Department of Kinesiology, Boise State University, 1999
8. Grant Incentive Award, Northern Illinois University, 1999
9. Member, Best Professor Series, Northern Illinois University, 1996-2000
10. Elected Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), 1996
11. Elected Fellow, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (AAHPERD), 1996
12. Nominee for Teacher of the Year, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC,
13. Leadership and Service Award , Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC, 1994
14. Honors College Core Faculty, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC, 1992-1994/1989-1990
15. Distinguished Service Award, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC, 1992
About George Kelley
Dr. George A. Kelley is a Full Professor and Director of the Meta-Analytic Research Group in the School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics at West Virginia University (WVU) in Morgantown. In addition, he serves as the Director for the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institutes (WVCTSI) Clinical Research Design, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics (CRDEB) Program.
Dr. Kelley teaches graduate biostatistics courses, including a meta-analysis course. His research includes, but is not limited to, use of the meta-analytic approach for examining the effects of physical activity on health-related disease. Dr. Kelley has a consistent record of external funding as a Principal Investigator from sources that include the National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (R01 mechanism), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Defense, and American Heart Association. He has published more than 100 research papers in peer-reviewed biomedical journals. In 2010, he received the Dean's Award for Excellence in Research from the WVU School of Medicine and in 2008 received the Distinguished Alumni Award from his alma mater, Boise State University.
In addition to his 80+ hour work week, Dr. Kelley believes in modeling the healthy behavior that he promotes. Physically active his entire life, he runs 9-12 miles per week, cycles 60 to 100+ miles per week, lifts weights 2-3 times per week, and walks/hikes 15-20 miles per week. He has been tracking his exercise and food intake on a daily basis for more than 30 years.