Kathleen Martin Ginis

Professor

Research Interests

exercise behaviour change science
Spinal cord injury
participation
disability
psychological well-being

Research Options

I am available and interested in collaborations (e.g. clusters, grants).
I am interested in and conduct interdisciplinary research.
I am interested in working with undergraduate students on research projects.
 
 

Research Methodology

pragmatic randomized controlled trials
community-engaged research
quantitative-qualitative mixed-methods research
Systematic Reviews
survey-based research
adapted exercise equipment
Integrated Knowledge Translation
interdisciplinary health outcomes research

Recruitment

Master's students
Doctoral students
2021

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41393-020-0478-7

  • students interested in psychosocial and behavioural determinants of health among people living with spinal cord injury 
  • students with a background in psychology, kinesiology or a related discipline
  • students who are passionate about engaging with community members to conduct research that will impact the lives of people with a spinal cord injury
  • you can read more about my lab's research here: https://sciactioncanada.ok.ubc.ca
  • please note that we are not a basic science lab; we are not an exercise physiology lab; we are not a rehabilitation lab 

 

 

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Recent Tri-Agency Grants

The following is a selection of grants for which the faculty member was principal investigator or co-investigator. Currently, the list only covers Canadian Tri-Agency grants from years 2013/14-2016/17 and excludes grants from any other agencies.

  • Using peer mentor support to enhance social participation/community integration among adults with spinal cord injury - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) - Partnership Development Grants (2016/2017)
  • Improving cardiovascular health for Canadians living with spinal cord injury: effects of exercise and targeted education (Project 2: Animal Mechanisms) - Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) - CIHR Team Grant Program (2013/2014)

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