Positions

Selected Publications

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Health promotion.  1087-1103. 2016
2012 Physical activity for people with disabilities.  1435-1456. 2012
2011 Stroke.  2-18. 2011

Principal Investigator On

  • Scale-Up of an Innovative, Evidence-Based Movement 2-Music (M2M) Intervention for Adults with Physical/Mobility Disability  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Comparative Effectiveness Trial Between a Clinic- and Home-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine Telerehabilitation Intervention for Adults with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)  awarded by PATIENT CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2016 - 2023
  • RERC On Exercise And Recreational Technologies For People With Disabilities (RECTECH IV)  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • Scale Up Evaluation of a Physical Activity Program for Adults with Physical Disability  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2021
  • Lakeshore Research Engagement Database  awarded by LAKESHORE FOUNDATION 2020 - 2021
  • National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability  awarded by CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS 2016 - 2021
  • Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Is a Blended Residential/eHealth Lifestyle Intervention for Improving Cardiovascular Health and Managing Pain in At-Risk Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury More Effective Than An eHealth Program Alone?  awarded by LAKESHORE FOUNDATION 2017 - 2020
  • Disability and Rehabilitation Research Program  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2015 - 2019
  • POWERSforID: A Telehealth Weight Management System for Adults with ID  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS (CHICAGO) 2013 - 2018
  • Interactive Exercise Technologies and Exercise Physiology for People with Disabilities  awarded by PARKINSON ASSOCIATION OF ALABAMA 2012 - 2017
  • CATEGORY A: A National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)  awarded by CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS 2015 - 2016
  • Disability and Rehabilitation Research Program  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2015 - 2016
  • Internet Based System for Managing Obesity in Children with Disabilities  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2016
  • Quad-Rider Accessible Handcycle  awarded by INVOTEK, INC. 2014 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by BRIGHTOUTCOME 2013 - 2016
  • Dose-Response Effects of Transformative Exercise in Improving Health and Function in Adults with Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis  awarded by Department of Education 2013 - 2015
  • Interactive Exercise Technologies and Exercise Physiology for People with Disabilities  awarded by Department of Education 2012 - 2015
  • UAB Obesity Research Project on Prevalence Adaptations and Knowledge Translations in Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities from Diverse Race/Ethnic Backgrounds  awarded by Department of Education 2012 - 2015
  • National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability (NCHPAD)  awarded by CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS 2012 - 2015
  • Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Recreational Technologies and Exercise Physiology Benefiting Individuals with Disabilities (RERC RecTech)  awarded by Department of Education 2012 - 2014
  • Development of a Community Health Inclusion Index (CHI)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS (CHICAGO) 2012 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by TKC GLOBAL SOLUTIONS, LLC 2013 - 2014
  • Improving Health Care Quality through Health IT for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities  awarded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/DHHS 2012 - 2013
  • Research and Training Center on Disability in the Rural Communities, Year 4  awarded by University of Montana 2012
  • Investigator On

  • StrokeBelt StrokeNet  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Field Initiated Projects Program (Development)  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2019 - 2022
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Traumatic Brain Injury Model System  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • Telehealth High Intensity Interval Exercise and Cardiometabolic Health in Spinal Cord Injury  awarded by National Institute of Nursing Research/NIH/DHHS 2020 - 2022
  • Targeting Skeletal Muscle to Improve Metabolic Health in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • Development of a Wheelchair Exercise Training Program for Persons with Multiple Sclerosis Using a Community-Engaged Research Approach  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2020 - 2021
  • Diet Composition and Cardiometabolic Risk Reduction in Adults with SCI  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Disability and Rehabilitation Research Program (DRRP)  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2015 - 2018
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Traumatic Brain Injury Model System  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Harnessing Neuroplasticity to Promote Rehabilitation: CI Therapy for TBI  awarded by DOD - ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH ACQUISITION ACTIVITY 2014 - 2018
  • Disability and Rehabilitation Research Program  awarded by Administration for Community Living/DHHS 2015 - 2017
  • UAB Obesity Training Program  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2017
  • UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System  awarded by Department of Education 2012 - 2015
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Physical Education in Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Texas Woman's University 1982
  • Master of Arts in Exercise Physiology, Ohio State University System : Columbus 1978
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Health and Physical Education / Fitness, City University of New York System : Queens College 1977
  • Full Name

  • James Rimmer