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The effects of the environment on obesity and secondary conditions for people with disabilities
BS 1988 University of Kansas, English Literature
BS 1982 University of Kansas, News-Editorial Journalism
MS 1995 Old Dominion University, Physical Therapy
MPH 2003 University of Kansas Medical Center, Preventive Health
PhD 2004 University of Kansas, Developmental and Child Psychology
Rowland, J.L. & Rimmer, J.H. (2012). Feasibility of using active video gaming as a means for increasing energy expenditure in three non-ambulatory young adults with disabilities. PM&R, 4(8):569-573.
Mojtahedi, M.C., Boblick, P., Rimmer, J.H., Rowland, J.L., Jones, R.A., & Braunschweig, C.L. (2009). Environmental barriers to and availability of healthy foods for people with mobility disabilities living in urban and suburban neighborhoods. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 89, 2174-2179.
Rimmer, J.H. & Rowland, J.L. (2008). Physical activity for youth with disabilities: A critical need in an underserved population. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 11, 141-148.
Fox, M.H., Rowland, J.L., Froehlich-Grobe, K., Vernberg, D., White, G., & Haskett, L. (2008). Determining paralysis prevalence in the United States. Disability & Rehabilitation, 1, 172-179.