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Barbara Ainsworth

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Regents Professor
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Regents Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 9020
Biography
Barbara Ainsworth, PhD, MPH, FACSM, FNAK
Professor Education
  • MPH - University of Minnesota, MN, 1989
    Specialization in Epidemiology
  • PhD - University of Minnesota, MN, 1987
    Specialization in Exercise Physiology
  • MA - University of Minnesota, MN, 1975
    Specialization in Education
  • BA - Fresno State University, CA, 1974
    Specialization in Physical Education
Recent Publications
  • Ainsworth, B.E., Haskell, W.L., Herrmann, S.D., Meckes, N., Bassett Jr., D.R., Tudor-Locke, C., Greer, J.L., Vezina, J., Whitt-Glover, M.C., & Leon, A.S. 2011 Compendium of Physical Activities: a second update of codes and MET values. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 2011;43(8):1575-1581.
  • Payne, L., Ainsworth, B.E., a Godby, J. (Eds.) Leisure, Health, and Wellness. College Park, PA: Venture Press, 2010, 489 pp.
  • Ainsworth, B.E., & Macera, C.A. (Eds.) Physical Activity and Public Health Practice. Taylor & Prentice, 2011.
  • Bauman, A., Ainsworth, B.E., Sallis, J.F., Hagströmer, M. , Craig, C.L., Bull, F.C., Pratt, M., Venugopal, K., Chau, J., Sjöström, M. & IPS group. A descriptive epidemiology of sitting a 20 country comparison using the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ). Am J Prev Med. 2011 Aug;41(2):228-35.
Research Interests

Assessment of physical activity, physical activity and public health, physical activity in women.

Current/Recent Grants and Projects
  • Co-Investigator for Madres para la Salud (Mothers for Health). C. Keller (PI).
  • Contract to Procter and Gamble to assess the energy cost of cleaning activities
Honors/Awards
  • President and 2006 Citation Award Recipient for the American College of Sports Medicine, 2011-2012
  • McKenzie Award Recipient for the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 2004
Research Interests
Physical Activity Epidemiology, Surveillance of Physical Activity, PA in Women, Environmental Supports for Physical Activity
Publications
  • Pettee, K K (Author) ,Tudor-Locke, C (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Field Assessment Of Physical Activity And Energy Expenditure among Athletes. Nutritional Assessment of Athletes (2007).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, D Jones, C Macera. Comparison of the IPAQ and BRFSS Physical Activity Questionnaires: NPAWLS 2002. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2006).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, L Adair, S Du, B Popkin. Comparison of Physical Activity and Inactivity Patterns in Chinese and Filipino Youth. Child: Care, Health and Development (2006).
  • H Blanck, M Serdula, D Jones, P Sharpe, Barbara Ainsworth. Use of Low Carbohydrate, Higher Protein Diets among Americans. Medscape General Medicine (2006).
  • J Reed, Barbara Ainsworth, D Wilson. Relationship between Neighborhood Sidewalks, Physical Activity and Walking Behaviors. J Phys Act & Health (2006).
  • M Yore, H Bowles, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, H Kohl. Single- Versus Multiple-Item Questions on Occupational Physical Activity. J Phys Act Health (2006).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, J Conway, Barbara Ainsworth, J Dobre. Availability of Weight Loss Supplements in a Southeastern City: Results of an Audit of Store Shelves. J Am Dietetic Assoc (2006).
  • S Dolan, D Williams, C Moore, Barbara Ainsworth, J Shaw. Development and Reproducibility of the Bone Loading History Questionnaire. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2006).
  • S Griffin, D Wilson, J Buck, S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Influences in a Disadvantaged African American Community and the Community's Proposed Solutions. Health Promotion Practice (2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Coleman, K (Author) . Physical Activity Measurement. Cancer Prevention and Management through Exercise and Weight Control (2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Reis, J (Author) . Measuring Physical Activity. Measurement and Evaluation (2006).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Movement, Mobility and Public Health. Quest (2005).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, C Tudor-Locke. Health and Physical Activity Research. RQES (2005).
  • C Macera, S Ham, M Yore, D Jones, C Kimsey, L Neff, H Kohl, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Prevalence in the United States: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2001. Prev Chronic Dis (2005).
  • C Matthews, Barbara Ainsworth, G Willis, C Hanby, R Pate, C Addy, P Freedson, D Jones, C Macera. Development and Testing of a Short Physical Activity Surveillance Instrument. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2005).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Burkett, J Reis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, D Wilson. How Many Days of Pedometer Monitoring Predict Weekly Physical Activity?. Prev Med (2005).
  • E Fallon, S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth. Correlates of Self Efficacy for Physical Activity in African American Women. Women, Health, Gender Based Med (2005).
  • J Bates, M Serdula, L Kettle Kahn, D Jones, C Gillespie, Barbara Ainsworth. Comparing the Prevalence of Walking Using a Recreational and Total Walking Question: Should Every Step Count?. Am J Prev Med (2005).
  • J Reis, K DuBose, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, M Yore. Reliability and Validity of the Occupational Physical Activity Questionnaire. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2005).
  • J Sirard, Barbara Ainsworth, K McIver, R Pate. Am J Public Health Prevalence of Active Commuting at Urban and Suburban Elementary Schools in Columbia, SC. Am J Public Health (2005).
  • J Zhang, R McKeown, J Hussey, S Thompson, J Woods, Barbara Ainsworth. Low HDL Cholesterol Is Associated with Suicide Attempt among Young Healthy Women: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Affect Disord (2005).
  • M LaMonte, Barbara Ainsworth, J Durstine. Influence of Cardiorespiratory Fitness on the Association between C-Reactive Protein and the Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence in Racially Diverse Women. J Women's Health (2005).
  • M Yore, S Ham, D Jones, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth. Occupational Physical Activity: Reliability and Comparison of Activity Levels. J Phys Act Health (2005).
  • P Dubbert, T Carithers, Barbara Ainsworth, H Taylor, G Wilson, S Wyatt. Physical Activity Assessment Methods in the Jackson Heart Study. Ethn Dis (2005).
  • S Hooker, D Wilson, S Griffin, Barbara Ainsworth. Social and Safety Related Environmental Perceptions for Physical Activity in African American and White Adults. Prev Chronic Dis (2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Advice on Graduate Student Mentoring. ACSM Offers Advise for Graduate Students (2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Levy, S S (Author) . Assessment of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity-Methodological Issues. Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (2005).
  • Sharpe, P, Conway, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. Findings of a Store Audit for Complimentary and Alternative Weight Loss Products. (2005).
  • C Addy, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, D Wilson, P Sharpe, J Williams, L Neff, D Kimsey. Association of Social and Physical Environmental Supports for Physical Activity and Walking Behaviors. Am J Public Health (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, D Bassett, A Swartz, S Strath, B Parr, J Reis, K DuBose, Barbara Ainsworth. A Preliminary Study of One Year of Pedometer Self-Monitoring. Annals Behav Med (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, K Lind, J Reis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera. A Preliminary Evaluation of a Pedometer-Assessed Physical Activity Self-Monitoring Survey. Field Meth (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, S Ham, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, J Reis, B Kimsey. Descriptive Epidemiology of Pedometer-Determined Physical Activity. Med Sci Sport Exerc (2004).
  • C Van Vrancken, C Bopp, J Reis, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. The Prevalence of Leisure-Time Physical Activity among Diabetics in South Carolina. S Med J (2004).
  • D Porter, K Kirtland, M Neet, J Williams, Barbara Ainsworth. Considerations for Using a Geographic Information System to Assess Environmental Supports for Physical Activity. Prev Chronic Dis (2004).
  • D Wilson, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy. Socioeconomic Status and Prceptions of Acess and Sfety for Pysical Activity. Annals Beh Med (2004).
  • J Reed, Barbara Ainsworth, D Wilson, G Mixon, A Cook. Awareness and Use of Community Walking Trails. Prev Med (2004).
  • J Reis, H Bowles, K DuBose, S Smith, Barbara Ainsworth. Non-Occupational Physical Activity by Degree of Urbanization and Geographic Region of the United States. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2004).
  • L Fulk, S Strainer, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity among South Carolinians with Arthritis. J SC Med Assoc (2004).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Interventions Following Cancer Diagnosis: Methodologic Challenges to Delivery and Assessment. Cancer Invest (2004).
  • M Whitt, C Tudor-Locke, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Walking Patterns in a Sample of African American, Native American and Caucasian Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Health Educ Beh (2004).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, B Hutto, Barbara Ainsworth. Association of Environmental Factors to Meeting Physical Activity Recommendations in Two South Carolina Counties. Am J Health Promotion (2004).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, B Hutto, Barbara Ainsworth, A Cook. Association of Body Mass Index to Meeting Physical Activity Recommendations. Am J Health Beh (2004).
  • P Shealy, W Lee, K DuBose, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Risk Factor Screening and Physical Activity Status among Older South Carolinians. S Med J (2004).
  • R Brownson, J Chang, A Eyler, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, B Saelens, J Sallis. Measuring the Environment for Physical Activity: A Comparison of the Reliability of Three Questionnaires. Am J Public Health (2004).
  • S Ham, C Macera, D Jones, Barbara Ainsworth, K Turczyn. Variations on a Theme: Measuring Physical Activity in Different Socioeconomic Groups. J PA Health (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . The Compendium of Physical Activities. Toward a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity: Selected Topics (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Hooker, S, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Kirtland, K. Perceptions of Social and Safety Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Caucasian and African American Adults. (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Reis, J, Macera, C, Jones, D. Walking among White, Black, and Hispanic Men and Women in the US: Results from a National Survey, 2002-2003. (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Wilcox, S, Hooker, S. The Role of Safety and Social Environmental Supports on Physical Activity in Underserved Communities. (2004).
  • Griffin, S, Wilson, D, Hooker, S, Ainsworth, Barbara. Racial Differences in Social Environmental Perceptions for Physical Activity. (2004).
  • Hooker, S, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Kirtland, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Perceptions of Social and Safety Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Caucasian and African American Adults. (2004).
  • Reis, J, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Jones, D. Walking among White, Black and Hispanic Men and Women in the U.S: Results from a National Survey, 2002-2003. (2004).
  • Taylor, T, Lesniak, K, Dubbert, P, Ainsworth, Barbara. Reliability and Validity of a Physical Activity Survey in African Americans. (2004).
  • Wilson, D, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hutto, B, Kirtland, K. Body Mass Index and Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Active and Inactive Adults. (2004).
  • Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilcox, S, Hooker, S. The Role of Safety and Social Environmental Supports on Physical Activity in Underserved Communities. (2004).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, S Wilcox, W Thompson, D Richter, K Henderson. Personal, Social, and Physical Environmental Correlates of Physical Activity in African American Women in South Carolina. Am J Prev Med (2003).
  • C Craig, J Sallis, P Oja, A Marshall, M Sjöström, A Bauman, M Booth, Barbara Ainsworth, M Pratt, U Ekelund, A Yngve. The International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ): a Comprehensive Reliability and Validity Study in Twelve Countries. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2003).
  • C Matthews, X-O Shu, G Yang, F Jin, Barbara Ainsworth, D Liu, Y-T Gao, W Zheng. Reproducibility and Validity of the Shanghai Women's Health Study Physical Activity Questionnaire. Am J Epidemiol (2003).
  • C Tudor Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, J Adair, B Popkin. Objectively Determined Physical Activity of Filipino Youth Stratified for Commuting Mode to School. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, L Adair, B Popkin, D Shufa. Physical Activity and Inactivity in Chinese School-Aged Youth: The China Health and Nutrition Survey. Int J Obesity (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, R Thompson, C Addy, D Jones. Pedometer-Assessed Ambulatory Physical Activity and Cardiorespiratory Fitness. Can J Appl Physiol (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, K Henderson, S Wilcox, R Cooper, J Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. In Their Own Voices: Definitions and Interpretations of Physical Activity. Women's Health Issues (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Adair, Barbara Ainsworth, B Popkin. Physical Activity in Philippine Youth: The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Study. Int J Obesity (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, B Popkin. Omission of Active Commuting to School and the Prevalence of Children's Health-Related Physical Activity Levels: The Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Study. Child: Care, Health, Devel (2003).
  • K Evenson, W Rosamond, J Cai, M Pereira, Barbara Ainsworth. Occupational Physical Activity in the ARIC Study. Annals Epidemiol (2003).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Perceptions of physical activity among older African American and Native American women. Am J Public Health (2003).
  • K Kirtland, D Porter, C Addy, M Neet, J Williams, P Sharpe, L Neff, C Kimsey, Barbara Ainsworth. Environmental Measures of Physical Activity Supports: Perception Versus Reality. Am J Prev Med (2003).
  • M Dowda, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, R Saunders, W Riner. Correlates of Physical Activity among US Young Adults Ages 8 to 16 Years: NHANES III. Ann Behav Med (2003).
  • M LaMonte, L Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. The Hypertriglyceridemic Waist Phenotype Among Women. Atherosclerosis (2003).
  • M Whitt, S Levin, Barbara Ainsworth, K DuBose. Evaluation of a Two-Part Survey Item to Assess Moderate Physical Activity: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Women's Health (2003).
  • S Adams, C DerAnanian, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Levels among Overweight and Obese Adults in South Carolina. Southern Med J (2003).
  • S Royce, P Sharpe, M Greaney, L Neff, K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Conceptualizing Barriers and Supports for Physical Activity: A Qualitative Assessment. Health Educ J (2003).
  • S Smith, E Mayer-Davis, C Addy, J Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. Smoking Cessation among Persons with Hypertension: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data (BRFSS). e-J SC Med Assoc (2003).
  • LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Tudor-Locke, C (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Physical Activity. Etiology, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention (2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Porter DE Kirtland, K, Sharpe, P. Environmental Measures of Physical Activity Supports: Perception Versus Reality. (2003).
  • Sharpe, P, Fields, R, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hutto, B, Kudra, M. Evaluation of Automated Systems for Assessing Physical Activity. (2003).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, C Youmans. Tools to Measure Physical Activity in Medical Practice. Obesity Res (2002).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, J Shaw, S Hueglin. Methodology of Activity Surveys to Estimate Mechanical Loading on Bones in Humans. Bone (2002).
  • C Matthews, Barbara Ainsworth, R Thompson, D Bassett. Sources of Variance in Daily Physical Activity Levels as Measured by an Accelerometer. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, R Thompson, C Matthews. Comparison of Pedometer and Accelerometer Measures of Free-Living Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • D Richter, S Wilcox, M Greaney, K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Barriers and Enablers of Physical Activity in Non-Urban African American Women: Cultural, Environmental, and Policy Factors. Women & Health (2002).
  • J Conway, J Seale, M Irwin, D Jacobs, Barbara Ainsworth. Comparison of Energy Expenditure Estimates from Doubly labeled Water and Physical Activity Questionnaires and Records. Am J Clin Nutr (2002).
  • J Conway, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Estimating Energy Expenditure from the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity and Tecumseh Occupational Activity Questionnaires - A Doubly Labeled Water Validation. J Clin Epidemiol (2002).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. Descriptive Epidemiology of Injury among Recreationally Active Adults. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. Predictors of Lower Extremity Injury among Recreationally Active Adults. Clin J Sport Med (2002).
  • J Wang, M Weaver, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Participation in Physical Activity to Lower the Risk of Heart Disease or Stroke. SC Med J (2002).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Enjoyment: A Link to Physical Activity, Leisure, and Health. J Parks Rec Assoc (2002).
  • L Rogers, C Macera, J Hootman, Barbara Ainsworth, S Blair. The Association between Arthritis and Type of Physical Activity Classified by Joint Stress: An Analysis of the Cooper Clinic Data. Osteoarth & Cartilage (2002).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, E Mayer-Davis, R Pate, J Durstine. Moderate Intensity Physical Activity, Maximal Treadmill Duration, and the Metabolic Syndrome in Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women. Int J Obesity (2002).
  • M LaMonte, J Durstine, F Yanowitz, T Lim, K DuBose, P Davis, Barbara Ainsworth. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and C-Reactive Protein "A" among Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women. Circulation (2002).
  • S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth, M LaMonte, K DuBose. Worry Regarding Major Diseases among Older African American, Native American, and Caucasian Women. Women & Health (2002).
  • S Wilcox, D Richter, K Henderson, M Greaney, Barbara Ainsworth. Perceptions of Physical Activity and Perceived Barriers and Enablers in African American Women. Eth Dis (2002).
  • T Keyserling, K Bangdawala, C Samuel-Hodge, A Ammerman, Barbara Ainsworth, C Henríquez-Roldán, A Ingram, T Elasy, A Skelly, L Johnston. A Randomized Trial of an Intervention to Improve Self-Care Behaviors of African American Women with Type 2 Diabetes Designed to Improve Moderate Intensity Physical Activity and Dietary Behavior. Diabetes Care (2002).
  • . . Physical Activity and Gender Differences in the Aging Process (2002).
  • LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Field Assessment Of Physical Activity And Energy Expenditure Among Athletes. Nutritional Assessment of Athletes (2002).
  • Kirtland, K, Porter, D, Neet, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Sharpe, P. Potential Use of GIS to Assess Communities. (2002).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, L Finnegan, S Folger, J Fulton, J Groff, C Herman, D Jones, T Keyserling, D Matson Koffman, C Lewis, L Masse, L Anderson, R McKeown, D Orenstein, A Spadaro, D Becker, S Blalock, D Brown, R Brownson, N Brownstein, C Cornell, B Devellis. Observations from the CDC. Community Prevention Study. J Womens Health Gend Based Med (2001).
  • C Macera, S Ham, D Jones, B Kimsey, Barbara Ainsworth, L Neff. The Use of One Question to Determine Sedentary Behavior. Am J Public Health (2001).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, B Popkin. Active Commuting to School: An Overlooked Source of Children's Physical Activity?. Sports Med (2001).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, R Thompson, C Addy, D Jones. The Relationship between Pedometer-Determined Ambulatory Activity and Body Composition Variables. Int J Obes Related Metab Disorders (2001).
  • D Brown, R Pate, M Pratt, F Wheeler, D Buchner, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera. Physical Activity and Public Health: Training Courses for Researchers and Practitioners. Public Health Reports (2001).
  • J Bates, M Serdula, L Kettle-Khan, D Jones, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth. Intensity of Physical Activity and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease. JAMA (2001).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. The Association between Physical Activity Level, Physical Fitness and Risk of Musculoskeletal Injury. Am J Epidemiol (2001).
  • J McLaughlin, G King, E Howley, D Bassett, Barbara Ainsworth. Assessment of the Cosmed K4b2 Portable Metabolic System. Int J Sports Med (2001).
  • K Drowatzky, J Durstine, M Irwin, C Moore, P Davis, G Hand, M Gonzalez, Barbara Ainsworth. The Association between Physical Activity and Lipoprotein(a) Concentrations in a Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Vas Med (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity and Human Development among Older American Indian Women: The Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Aging Phys Act (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Researching Leisure and Physical Activity with Women of Color: Issues, Answers, and Emerging Questions. J Leisure Res (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. The Connections between Social Support and Physical Activity Involvement: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Women Sport Phys Act J (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. The Perceptions of Physical Activity, Leisure, and the Environment among Older American Indian Women. Leisure Sci (2001).
  • K Henderson, P Sharpe, L Neff, M Greaney, S Royce, Barbara Ainsworth. It Takes a Village to Promote Physical Activity: The Potential for Public Parks and Recreation Departments. J Park Rec Admin (2001).
  • M Dowda, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, R Saunders, W Riner. Correlates of Physical Activity among Young Adults Aged 18 to 30 Years: NHANES III. Arch Ped Adolesc Med (2001).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth, J Conway. Determinants Associated with Over- and Underestimation of Physical Activity in Adult Men. Obes Res (2001).
  • M LaMonte, Barbara Ainsworth. Quantifying Energy Expenditure and Physical Activity in the Context of Dose-Response. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2001).
  • M LaMonte, J Durstine, C Addy, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and Framingham 10-Year Risk Score: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Cardiopul Rehab (2001).
  • M Richardson, Barbara Ainsworth, D Jacobs, A Leon. Accuracy of the Seven Day Recall Physical Activity Questionnaire. Ann Epidemiol (2001).
  • S Levin, E Mayer-Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, F Wheeler. Behavioral and Demographic Correlates of Diabetes, Hypertension, and Overweight among the Catawba Indian Nation. Ethnicity Dis (2001).
  • S Levin, E Mayer-Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, F Wheeler. Urban and Rural Differences in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors. Southern Med J (2001).
  • S Wilcox, M Irwin, C Addy, L Stolarczyk, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, C Tudor-Locke. Agreement between Participant-Rated and Compendium-Coded Intensity of Daily Activities in a Triethnic Sample of Women Ages 40 Years and Older. Ann Behav Med (2001).
  • W Zhu, G Timm, Barbara Ainsworth. Rasch Calibration and Optimal Categorization of an Instrument Measuring Women's Exercise Perseverance and Barriers. Res Q Exerc Sport (2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Matthews, C E (Author) ,Reis, J (Author) . Physical Activity Epidemiology. Research Methods in Physical Activity (2001).
  • Henderson, K A (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Sedentary but Busy: Physical Activity and Older Women of Color. Women's Leisure Experiences: Ages, Stages, and Roles (2001).
  • Henderson, K A (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Social support, constraints, and time for physical activity involvement: Perspectives of American Indian women from the Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Minding the Time in Family Experience: Emerging Perspectives and issues (2001).
  • A Swartz, S Strath, D Bassett, W O'Brien, G King, Barbara Ainsworth. Field and Laboratory Trial of the CSA, Inc. Accelerometer: Assessment of Energy Expenditure Using Hip and Wrist Sites. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Challenges in the Measurement of Physical Activity in Women. Exerc Sport Sci Rev (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Habitual Physical Activity in Women. Phys Sports Med (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Issues in the Assessment of Physical Activity in Women. Res Q for Exerc Sport (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, B Sternfeld, M Richardson, K Jackson. Validation of the Kaiser Physical Activity Survey in Women. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, D Bassett, S Strath, A Swartz, W O'Brien, R Thompson, D Jones, C Macera, C Kimsey. Comparison of Three Methods for Measuring the Time Spent in Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, P Emplaincourt, D Jacobs, A Leon, W Haskell, M Whitt, M Irwin, A Swartz, S Strath, W O'Brien, D Bassett, K Schmitz. Compendium of Physical Activities: An Update of Activity Codes and MET Intensities. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • C Crespo, E Smit, R Andersen, O Carter Pokras, Barbara Ainsworth. Race/Ethnicity, Social Class and Their Relation to Physical Inactivity during Leisure Time: Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988 1994. Am J Prev Med (2000).
  • C Macera, D Jones, S Ham, C Kimsey, L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Surveillance in the 21(st) Century. Ann Epidemiol (2000).
  • D Bassett, A Cureton, Barbara Ainsworth. Measurement of Daily Walking Distance - Questionnaire Versus Pedometer. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • D Bassett, Barbara Ainsworth, A Swartz, S Strath, W O'Brien, G King. Validity of Four Motion Sensors in Measuring Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • K Drowatzky, A Brown, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Prevalence of Physical Activity among South Carolina Adults. SC Med J (2000).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Enablers and Constraints to Walking for Older African American and American Indian women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Res Q Exerc Sport (2000).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Sociocultural Perspectives on Physical Activity in the Lives of Older African American and American Indian Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Women and Health (2000).
  • L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth, S Krumweide, A Trepal. Assessment of Trail Use in a Community Park. J Comm Fam Health (2000).
  • M Granner, G Liguori, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Health Care Provider Counseling for Physical Activity among Black and White South Carolinians. SC Med J (2000).
  • M Irwin, E Mayer-Davis, C Addy, R Pate, J Durstine, L Stolarczyk, Barbara Ainsworth. Moderate Intensity Physical Activity and Fasting Insulin Levels in Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Diabetes Care (2000).
  • M LaMonte, M Nahas, L Neff, B Bartoli, Barbara Ainsworth. Trends in physical activity in South Carolina: BRFSS 1990-1998. SC Med J (2000).
  • M LaMonte, P Eisenman, T Adams, B Shultz, Barbara Ainsworth, F Yanowitz. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors: The LDS Hospital Fitness Institute Cohort. Circulation (2000).
  • R Thompson, R Cooper, M LaMonte, L Neff, B Bartoli, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity and Self-Reported Disability in Older Adults: SC BRFSS 1998. SC Med J (2000).
  • R Velliquette, J Durstine, G Hand, P Davis, Barbara Ainsworth. Apolipoprotein E, an Important Protein Involved in Triglyceride and Cholesterol Homeostasis: Physical Activity Implications. J Clin Exerc Physiol (2000).
  • S Strath, A Swartz, D Bassett, W O'Brien, G King, Barbara Ainsworth. Evaluation of Heart Rate as a Method for Estimating Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Y Cheng, C Macera, D Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, S Blair, P Troped. Physical Activity and Osteoarthritis: Is Physical Activity a Risk Factor?. J Clin Epidemiol (2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Assessment of Physical Activity. Practical Assessment (2000).
Research Activity
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 444Epidemiology
EXW 500Research Methods
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 444Epidemiology
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 500Research Methods
EXW 599Thesis
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 597Capstone Project
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 598Special Topics
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 444Epidemiology
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 494Special Topics
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 597Capstone Project
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 344Phys Activity in Hlth/Disease
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 444Epidemiology
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
KIN 547ECG Interpretation
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 344Phys Activity in Hlth/Disease
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 598Special Topics
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 444Epidemiology
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
HCD 510Promotion Healthy Lifestyles
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 492Honors Directed Study
KIN 493Honors Thesis
EXW 493Honors Thesis
EXW 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 584Internship
EXW 590Reading and Conference
EXW 592Research
EXW 595Continuing Registration
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Presentations
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Making Sense of Physical Activity Recommendations. Southwest American College of Sports Medicine, Tutorial Session (Nov 2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and the Environment: Innovative Surveillance Strategies. CDC International Congress on Physical Activity and Health (Apr 2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Progress in the Assessment of Physical Activity for Studies of Health. Research Consortium Raymond Weiss Lecture, AAHPERD (Apr 2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. The Road to Wellness: Moving toward Better Health. Building Healthy Lifestyles Conference (Mar 2006).
  • Kruger, J, Bowles, H, Jones, D, Ainsworth, Barbara. Health-Related Quality of Life and Non-Occupational Physical Activity in adults (>18 years) - National Physical Activity and Weight Loss Survey, 2002. Am Public Health Assoc Annual Meeting (Dec 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity. Preventive Nutrition and Physical Activity Unit (Nov 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Walking Using Questionnaires. Southwest American College of Sports Medicine (Nov 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Walking in Epidemiological Surveys. National Walking Conference (Oct 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Self Report of Physical Activity: Considerations for Studying and Measuring Physical Activity in Women. 2005 Physical Activity and Public Health 8-Day Workshop (Sep 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Overview of METs Their Use in Research and Rehabilitation Settings. 2005 AAHPERD Annual Meeting (Apr 2005).
  • Ham, S, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Reliability and Validity of a Survey Question about Television Viewing. National BRFSS Conference (Mar 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Inactivity Is A Public Health Problem - What Can We Do?. Community Lecture (Feb 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Maintenance of Body Weight Across the Lifespan. (Feb 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Environmental Supports for Physical Activity - US Findings from the International Physical Activity Prevalence Study. College of Health Sciences (Feb 2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Public Health. Nevada Public Health Association Annual Meeting (Dec 2004).
  • Blanck, H, Serdula, M, Gillespie, C, Kettel Khan, L, Galuska, D, Bish, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Prevalence and Correlates of Low-Carbohydrate Diet Use among Americans. North American Association for the Study of Obesity's 2004 Annual Scientific Meeting (Nov 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Considerations for the Assessment of Physical Activity to Determine Dose-Response Patterns in Exercise Studies. Southwest ACSM Meeting (Oct 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity in Studies of Physical Activity and Health. 2004 Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology Annual Meeting (Oct 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Movement and Mobility Influences on Public Health. American Academy of Physical Education and Kinesiology Annual Meeting (Sep 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Self Report of Physical Activity: Considerations for Studying and Measuring Physical Activity in Women. 2004 Physical Activity and Public Health 8-Day Workshop (Sep 2004).
  • Sallis, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Bowles, H, Bull, F, Bauman, A. An International Study of the Association of Physical Environmental Variables with Physical Activity. International Congress on Behavioral Medicine (Aug 2004).
  • Gapstur, S, Lopez, P, Colangelo, L, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hendrick, R. Physical Activity and Percent Breast Density among Latino Women. National Cancer Institutes 12th SPORE Investigators' Workshop (Jul 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Ethnic Disparities in Physical Activity: A Call for Tailored Physical Activity Intervention Programs. University of Kansas Medical Center Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture Series (Jun 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity in Epidemiology Studies. UCSD-SDSU San Diego Epidemiology Exchange (May 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Conducting and Evaluating Physical Activity Interventions with Women: Issues and Controversies. 2004 AAHPERD Annual Meeting (Mar 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and its Role in Stemming the Obesity Epidemic. Southern California Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Alhambra, CA (Mar 2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Women's Cardiovascular Network. Physical Activity among Women from Diverse Racial/Ethnic Groups: Results from the Women's Cardiovascular Health Network. 2003 APHA Annual Meeting (Nov 2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity in Cancer Studies. (Oct 2003).
  • Wilson, D, Kirtland, K, Ainsworth, Barbara, Addy, C. Cross Cultural Comparisons of Socioeconomic Status and Environmental Supports for Physical Activity. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (Jul 2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Fitness in Middle-Age Adults. Puijo Scientific Congress (Jun 2003).
  • Yore, M, Kimsey, C, Ham, S, Jones, D, Neff, L, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Validation of an Occupational Physical Activity Question. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (May 2003).
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Adair, L, Du, S, Popkin, B. Physical Activity and Inactivity in Chinese School-Aged Youth: The China Health and Nutrition Survey. 2003 ACSM Annual Meeting (May 2003).
  • Whitt, M, DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara, Tudor-Locke, C. Walking Patterns in a Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. 2003 ACSM Meeting (May 2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Epidemiology of Physical Activity and Obesity. (Apr 2003).
  • Wilson, D, Ainsworth, Barbara. Socioeconomic Status and Perceptions of Access and Safety for Physical Activity. 2003 Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting (Mar 2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Development of a Questionnaire to Assess Environmental Supports for Physical Activity. Symposium on Physical Activity and the Environment (Jan 2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Development of a BRFSS Module to Assess Perceptions of Environmental Supports for Physical Activity. (Dec 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Public Health. Focus on the Environment (Oct 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Education in the 21st Century. Department of Kinesiology Honor Lecture (Oct 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity. International Society for Behavioral Science (Aug 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. The Assessment of Physical Activity in Cancer Research. and Use of the Compendium of Physical Activities in Physical Activity Assessment. International Congress for Cancer Prevention (Jul 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilcox, S, Henderson, K, Richter, D, Greaney, M. Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in African American Women. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • DuBose, K, Cooper, R, Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Rounding & Digit Preference: Sources of Bias in Self-Reported Physical Activity. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Durstine, J, LaMonte, M, Grandjean, P, DuBose, K, Irwin, M, Bopp, C, Davis, P, Yanowitz, F, Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Fitness and the Hypertriglyceridemic Waist Phenotype: The Cross Cultural Activity Participation Study. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • LaMonte, M, Durstine, J, DuBose, K, Yanowitz, F, Irwin, M, Bopp, C, Grandjean, P, Davis, P, Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and C-Reactive Protein: The Cross Cultural Participation Study. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Matthews, C, LaMonte, M, Tudor-Locke, C, DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Evaluation of the 24-Hour Physical Activity Recall Assessment Method. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Whitt, M, Thompson, R, Addy, C, Jones, D. Ambulatory Activity and Cardiorespiratory Fitness. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Welsh, R, Titus, M, Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Commuting-Related Physical Activity Behavior Using Pedometers, Questionnaires, and GIS Technology. 2002 ACSM Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Wilcox, S, Ainsworth, Barbara, Richter, D, Henderson, K, Greaney, M. Personal Barriers to Physical Activity in African American Women. 2002 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2002).
  • Dubbert, P, Ainsworth, Barbara, Carithers, T, Hughes, G, Lesniak, K, Newton, R, Robinson, J, Ross, D, Wyatt, S. Physical Activity Assessment in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study. Society of Behavioral Medicine Meeting (Apr 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. The Emergence of Physical Activity and Public Health. McCloy Lecture for the Research Consortium, 2002 AAHPERD Annual Meeting (Apr 2002).
  • Zhu, W, Ainsworth, Barbara, Liu, Y. A Comparison of Urban Black and White Women's Physical Activity Patterns. 2002 AAHPERD Meeting (Mar 2002).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity and Fitness in Clinical Trials of Cancer Survivorship. National Institutes of Health - National Cancer Institute Office of Cancer Survivorship (Jan 2002).
  • Sharpe, P, Kirkner, G, Granner, M, Lind, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Environmental Supports and Barriers for Physical Activity among Population Subgroups. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (Nov 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity in the 20th and 21st Centuries. Brazilian Physical Activity Conference (Nov 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity Interventions in Cancer: Methodological Challenges to Delivery and Assessment. Symposium (Oct 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. (1) Assessment of Physical Activity - Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study; (2) Global Surveillances of Physical Activity. Northland Chapter of the ACSM (Oct 2001).
  • Sharpe, P, Kirkner, G, Granner, M, Lind, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Environmental Supports and Barriers for Physical Activity: Differing Contexts for Community Subgroups. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (Oct 2001).
  • Henderson, K, Wilcox, S, Richter, D, Greaney, M, Ainsworth, Barbara. Personal and Environmental Determinants of Physical Activity in Rural African American Women. National Recreation and Parks Association Annual Meeting (Oct 2001).
  • Richter, D, Wilcox, S, Greaney, M, Henderson, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Cultural, Environmental and Policy Factors Influencing Physical Activity in Rural African American Women. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (Oct 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. (1) Women and Physical Activity; (2) International Measurement of Physical Activity. Turkish Annual Sports Medicine Conference (Sep 2001).
  • Henderson, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity, Leisure and Health among Older American Indian and African American Women. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Women and Leisure (Jul 2001).
  • Henderson, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. The Perceptions of Physical Ativity, Leisure, and the Evironment among Oder American Indian Wmen. Proceedings of the Australia/New Zealand Leisure Studies Conference (Jul 2001).
  • Henderson, K, Wilcox, S, Tudor-Locke, K, Greaney, M, Ainsworth, Barbara. An Examination of Physical Activity Definitions and Intensity. Proceedings of the Australia/New Zealand Leisure Studies (Jul 2001).
  • Irwin, M, Whitt, M, LaMonte, M, Drowatzky, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Relationship between Physical Activity and Body Fat in Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. 2001 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2001).
  • Keyserling, T, Ammerman, A, Ainsworth, Barbara, Samuel-Hodge, C. A Randomized Trial to Improve Self-Care Behaviors of American Women with Type 2 Diabetes: Impact on Physical Activity. 61st American Diabetes Association Meeting, (Jun 2001).
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Popkin, B. Objectively Determined Physical Activity of Philippean Youth Stratified for Commuting Mode to School: Walkers vs. Riders. 2001 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Harrell, J, Baggett, C, McMurray, R. Energy Expenditure of Physical Activities in Youth: The Need for a Pediatric Compendium. 2001 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2001).
  • Dowda, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Saunders, R, Addy, C, Reiner, W. Influence of Adult's Physical Activity on Sport and Exercise Program Participation in Youth. 2001 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2001).
  • Gilman, M, Houle, D, Frizzell, L, Headbird, K, Durstine, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. A Field Study of the Metabolic Cost of the Preparations for a Sweat Lodge Ceremony; Hauling Rocks, Water and Wood. 2001 ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Estimation of Energy Expenditure Using Physical Activity Questionnaires. U.S.DA. Lecture Series (May 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity Assessment by Questionnaire. National Cancer Institute Lecture Series (Apr 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. The Validation of Physical Activity Reports. The Future of Questionnaire-Based Research in Physical Activity: Is the Method Up to the Challenge? (Mar 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Grant Writing: Research Consortium Scholar Lecturer. AAHPERD National Conference (Mar 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. From the Lab Bench to the Park Bench: The Value of Interdisciplinary Research. College of Health Lecture Series (Feb 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Assessment of Physical Activity in Adults. National Academy of Science Committee on Dietary Risk in the WIC Program (Feb 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. From the Lab Bench to the Park Bench: A Plea for Interdisciplinary Research in Exercise Science. The Henry Montoye Scholar Lecture, Southeast ACSM Annual Meeting (Jan 2001).
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Popkin, B. Physical Activity in Russian Children: The Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Study. Southeast ACSM Annual Meeting (Jan 2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. #1 Quantification of Energy Expenditure of Physical Activity, and #2 Methods and Issues in the Context of Dose-Response. Dose-Response Issues Concerning Physical Activity and Health (Oct 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Developing Physical Activity Surveys to Measure Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. Louisiana State University's Kistler Conference (Oct 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Development and Validation of a Physical Activity Questionnaire to Assess Moderate Intensity Activity in Minority Women, Ages 40 and Older. NIH Women's Health Community Research Conference (Oct 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Measurement of Moderate Activity in Minority Women. Special Ad Hoc Working Group on the Women' Health Initiative (Oct 2000).
  • LaMonte, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Whitt, M, Irwin, M, Drowatzky, K. Development and Validation of a Four-Week History Physical Activity Questionnaire to Assess Moderate Intensity Activity in Minority Women, Ages 40 and Older. NIH Women's Health Community Research Conference (Oct 2000).
  • Richter, D, Wilcox, S, Henderson, K, Ainsworth, Barbara, Greaney, M. The Determinants of Physical Activity in Rural African American Women Ages 20 to 50 Years. NIH Women's Health Community Research Conference (Oct 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. #1 Assessment of Physical Activity by Questionnaire, and #2 Nontraditional Data Sources for the Study of Physical Activity and Health. 2000 Post-Graduate Course on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sep 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Development and Validation of an International Physical Activity Questionnaire. Korean Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Meeting (Aug 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Development of a Bone Loading Questionnaire. Graduate Student Seminar (Aug 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. How Does the IPAQ Compare with Other Widely Used PA Questionnaires. Global Standards in Measurement, Reporting, and Ongoing Surveillance of Physical Activity - Dreams or Reality? ACSM Annual Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Strath, S, Swartz, A, Bassett, D, O'Brien, W, King, G, Ainsworth, Barbara. Evaluation of Heart Rate as a Method for Assessing Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Swartz, A, Strath, S, Bassett, D, King, G, Ainsworth, Barbara. Estimation of Energy Expenditure Using CSA, Inc., Accelerometer Hip and Wrist Sites. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Thompson, R, Gilman, M, Thompson, J, Morgan, A, Durstine, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. Comparison of CSA Step Frequency and CSA Activity Counts: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Tittsworth, L, Durstine, J, Hand, G, Ainsworth, Barbara. Fitness, Physical Activity Level, and Plasma Homocysteine Concentrations: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Velliquette, R, Durstine, J, Hand, G, Davis, P, Ainsworth, Barbara. Associations between Physical Activity, Maximal Treadmill Time, and Apolipoprotein E: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Whitt, M, McKeown, R, Addy, C, Durstine, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. Are Two Questions Sufficient to Measure the CDC-ACSM Recommendation for Moderate Physical Activity. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Zhu, W, Timm, G, Ainsworth, Barbara, Washburn, R. Effect of Monetary Incentives and Follow-ups on Response Rate to a Mail Physical Activity Survey. ACSM Meeting (Jun 2000).
  • Whitt, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Durstine, J, Addy, C, McKeown, R. An Evaluation of the Physical Activity Questionnaires 'CD, Macera CA. Characteristics of Non-Leisure Physical Activity among Employed Women at Selected MONICA Sites. 2000 International Cardiovascular Health Conference for Women (May 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Surveillance of Physical Activity: National and International Perspectives. Harvard University Department of Nutrition Seminar Series (May 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Grant Writing Skills. Grant Writing Symposium for the College of Osteopathic Medicine (Apr 2000).
  • Timm, G, Ainsworth, Barbara, Zhu, W. No Time or Just an Excuse?. 2000 AAHPERD Meeting (Mar 2000).
  • Sharpe, P, Neff, L, Royce, S, Greaney, M, Henderson, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Focus Group Study of Community Members' Perceptions of Supports and Barriers to Physical Activity. Prevention Research Center's Meeting (Feb 2000).
  • Neff, L, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wheeler, F, Krumweide, S, Trepal, A. Assessment of Trail Use in a Community Part. Prevention Research Center's Meeting (Feb 2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Pate, R, Sharpe, P. Measurement of Physical Activity in Women. USC School of Public Health Seminar Series, Physical Activity and Health Research (Jan 2000).
  • Macera, C, Jones, D, Sam, S, Kimsey, C, Neff, L, Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity Surveillance in the 21st Century. American College of Epidemiology Annual Meeting
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Cancer Survivorship. NCI Workshop
  • Addy, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilson, D, Kirtland, K, Neff, L, Kimsey, C, Sharpe, P. Social and Physical Environmental Supports for Physical Activity and Walking Behaviors. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Capturing Physical Activity and Diet in Real-Time. NCI Workshop
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Kirtland, K, Addy, C, Thombs, L, Porter, D, Neff, L, Kimsey, C. Environmental Supports for Physical Activity: Awareness and Use of Community Walking Trails. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Dolan, S, Shaw, J, Williams, D, Moore, C, Ainsworth, Barbara. Development of the Bone Loading History Questionnaire. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara, Addy, C, LaMonte, M, Durstine, J. Lifestyle Versus Structured Physical Activity and the Metabolic Syndrome. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Grandjean, P, Taylor, J, DuBose, K, LaMonte, M, Davis, P, Reis, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Durstine, J. Triglyceride Concentrations, HDL Particle Size & HDL Profile Scores in Women: The Cross Cultural Activity Participation Survey (CAPS). 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Ham, S, Bassett, D, Reis, J, Strath, S, DuBose, K, Jones, D, Ainsworth, Barbara, Kohl, H. Generating Relative Intensity Bouts from Accelerometer Data. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Kimsey, C, Ham, S, Jones, D, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Kohl, H. Reliability of Moderate and Vigorous Physical Activity questions in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Levin, S, Ainsworth, Barbara, DuBose, K, Bowles, H. Women's Physical Activity Levels: Weekday Versus Weekend. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Macera, C, Hamm, S, Yore, M, Kimsey, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Kohl, H. Physical Activity Surveillance: Contributions of Moderate Intensity and Occupational Activity. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Reis, J, LaMonte, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Durstine, J. Creactive Protein and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in an Adult Population. 2003 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Sharpe, P, Granner, M, Hutto, B, Ainsworth, Barbara, Cook, A. Environmental and Policy Factors Associated with Physical Activity. 2003 American Academy of Health Behavior, Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Taylor, J, Grandjean, P, DuBose, K, LaMonte, M, Davis, P, Reis, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Durstine, J. Triglyceride Concentrations, LDL Particle Size & LDL Profile Scores in Women: The Cross Cultural Activity Participation Survey (CAPS). 2003 ACSM Conference
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Modifiable Determinants of Obesity among Children. NIDDK Workshop
  • Bowles, H, Reis, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. Geographic Variation in Self Reported Physical Activity. 2004 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Durstine, J, LaMonte, M, DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Fitness Modifies the Association between C-Reactive Protein and the Metabolic Syndrome in Racially Diverse Women. 2004 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Fields, R, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hutto, B, Kudra, M. Evaluation of Automated Systems for Assessing Physical Activity in Specific Settings: Progress. Active Living Research 2004 Annual Conference
  • Ham, S, Kohl, H, Ainsworth, Barbara, Macera, C. Reliability and Validity of a Survey Question about Television Viewing. 2004 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Jones, D, Macera, C, Reis, J, Addy, C, Bull, F, Pratt, M, Kohl, H. Comparison of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Physical Activity Module and the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ). 2004 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Sharpe, P, Conway, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Williams, J. Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Use for Weight Loss and Control: Results from National Survey. 2004 American Public Health Association Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Sharpe, P, Granner, M, Hutto, B, Ainsworth, Barbara, Cook, A. Association of BMI to two physical activity recommendations. 18th National conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Burkett, L, Reis, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Macera, C. Never on a Sunday: How Many and What Type of Days for Pedometer Monitoring. 2004 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Tudor-Locke, C, Ham, S, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Kirtland, K, Reis, J, Kimsey, C. Descriptive Epidemiology of Pedometer-Determined Physical Activity. National Association for the Obesity Research Annual Meeting
  • Yore, M, Ham, S, Kohl, H, Ainsworth, Barbara. Reliability and validity of the BRFSS walking questions and comparison to recommended levels of physical activity. 2004 American College of Sports Medicine annual conference. Indianapolis, IN
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Public Health. ENS 434 Promoting Physical Activity and Health Behavior
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Physical Activity and Public Health. PH 622 Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Jones, D, Macera, C, Reis, J, Addy, C, Bull, F, Pratt, M, Kohl, H. Environmental Supports for Physical Activity and Self-Reported Activity Levels: The International Physical Activity Surveillance Study. 2005 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Bowles, H, Jones, D, Ainsworth, Barbara, Macera, C, Kohl, H. Obesity Prevalence in a National Sample of Active and Inactive Adults by Sex, Race, Education, and Age. 2005 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Marshall, S, Jones, D, Ainsworth, Barbara, Reis, J, Levy, S, Macera, C, Kohl, H. Race/Ethnicity and Leisure Time Physical Inactivity: Moderating Effects of Social Class and Occupational Physical Activity. 2005 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Reed, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilson, D, Bowles, H. Perceptions of Sidewalks on Walking and Physical Activity Patterns in a Southeastern Community. 2005 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Reis, J, Reis, J, DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara, Macera, C, Yore, M. Reliability and Validity of the Occupational Physical Activity Questionnaire. 2005 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference
  • Ainsworth, Barbara. Workshop on the Feasibility of a Physical Activity, Weight Control Trial to Prevent Breast Cancer
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Sallis, J, Reis, J, Addy, C, Macera, C. Neighborhood Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in U.S. Communities with Varying Population Sizes. 2006 International Congress on Physical Activity and Health
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Sallis, J, Reis, J, Addy, C, Macera, C. Perceived Neighborhood Environmental Characteristics and Walking Behaviors. 2006 ACSM Annual Meeting
  • Bowles, H, Ainsworth, Barbara, McKeown, R, Addy, C, Hooker, S, Macera, C, FACSM, Blair. The Incidence of Activity Limitations by Level of Physical Activity and Cardiorespiratory Fitness. 2006 ACSM Annual Meeting
  • Ham, S, Strath, S, DuBose, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Discrepancies in Identifying Objectively Determined Physical Activity Bouts. 2006 ACSM Meeting
  • Reed, J, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilson, D. Perceptions of Sidewalks and Safety from Crime on the Physical Activity Behaviors of University Students. 2006 ACSM Meeting
  • Sallis, J, Bowles, H, Ainsworth, Barbara, Bauman, A. Environmental Correlates of Physical Activity: Pooled Analyses from 10 Countries. 2006 ACSM annual meeting, Denver, CO
  • Sallis, J, Bowles, H, Ainsworth, Barbara, Bauman, A, Bull, F. A 10-Country Study of Neighborhood Environment Correlates of Walking. 2006 International Congress on Physical Activity and Health
  • Sallis, J, Bowles, H, Ainsworth, Barbara, Bauman, A, Bull, F. Multiiple Environmental Factors are Needed to Support Physical Activity: An 11-Country Study of Neighborhood Environments. 2006 International Congress on Behavioral Health