Russ M. Miller, formerly of Altoona, received his doctorate of nursing practice degree from American Sentinel University, Aurora, Colo., on June 15.

He is a 1991 graduate of Altoona Area High School; a 1997 graduate of Penn State University with a bachelor of science degree in nursing; and a 2015 graduate of American Sentinel University with a master’s degree in nursing.

He is the director of nursing at Glendale Uptown Home Rehabilita-tion and Skilled Nursing Center, Philadelphia.

He is the son of Milt and Cindy Miller of Hollidaysburg and currently resides in Wyndmoor with his wife, Dr. Keren McCarthy.