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About Li Li

Research Interests: Biomechanics of human movement, Aging, Running injuries, The effects of certain pathologies on human movement (especially peripheral neuropathy, diabetes, and cerebral palsy), Gait analysis

Positions

2014 - Present Affiliate, Georgia Southern University Institute for Interdisciplinary STEM Education
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2012 - Present Professor, Georgia Southern University Health Professions, Waters College of
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Present Professor, Georgia Southern University Health Sciences and Kinesiology, Department of
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Curriculum Vitae


Disciplines



Grants

2020 - Present Effect of vibration on muscle propertie, physical activity and balance in children with cerebral palsy
National Institute of Health - 1R01HD090126-01A1, NIH/NICHD
Colleague(s): Christopher Modlesky (PI) and Gavin Colquitt
$12,234
2019 Service Award
Faculty Service Committee, Georgia Southern University
Role: PI
$800
2018 Student Technology Fee
Georgia Southern University
Role: PI
Colleague(s): Barry Munkasy (CI)
$36,000
2015 The effects of different diaper conditions on the gait of 13-month-old infants
Kimberly-Clark Global Sales
Role: PI
$30,506
2013 Development, Research Investment Program
Georgia Southern University, Office of Vice President for Research & Economic
Role: Co-Investigator
Colleague(s): Gavin Colquitt (PI)
$25,500
2010 Origin Biomed arthritis study
Origin Biomed, Inc.
Role: PI
$54,000
2010 Origin Biomed back study
Origin Biomed, Inc. - ISRCTN38072382
$26,827
2007 - 2010 LSU Peripheral Neuropathy Studies
The Reilly Family Foundation
Role: PI
$300,000
2009 Neuragen® gel versus placebo in the relieve of neuropathic foot pain
Origin Biomed, Inc. - ISRCTN37736407
Role: PI
$39,796
2008 Neuragen® for the relief of neuropathic pain part 2: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
Origin Biomed, Inc. - ISRCTN08911796
Role: PI
$35,707
2008 Neuragen® for the relief of neuropathic pain: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
Origin Biomed, Inc. - ISRCTN13226601
Role: PI
$49,655
2007 The effect of Neuragen® on neuropathic pain: Double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
Origin Biomed, Inc. - ISRCTN20181108
$33,560
2004 - 2005 Improving Instruction in Musculoskeletal Functioning
Louisiana Board of Regents - LEQSF(2004-05)-ENH-TR-18
Role: Co-Investigator
$49,140
2004 - 2005 Integration of Biomechanics into Equine and Comparative Biomedical and Orthopedic Research
Louisiana Board of Regents - LEQSF(2004-05)-ENH-TR-31
Role: Co-Investigator
$170,000
2000 - 2005 Occupational Medicine Research Center
Louisiana Board of Regents
Role: Co-PI
Colleague(s): Richard Magill (PI)
$577,530
2003 - 2004 Enhancing the use of technology in the study of functional anatomy
Louisiana Board of Regents - LEQSF(2003-04)-ENH-TR-19
Role: Co-Investigator
$37,200
2001 - 2002 Enhance the instruction of the biomechanics through new technology
Louisiana State University Student Technology Fee
Role: Co-Investigator
$24,524
2000 - 2002 Age-Related Changes in Upperbody Coordination in Human Locomotion
Whitaker Foundation - RG-99-0097
Role: Co-Investigator
$209,804
2000 - 2001 Moving motion analysis into the 21st century
Louisiana State University Student Technology
Role: Co-Investigator
$83,471
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2007 - Present Scientific Advisory Board member, Movement Research Center, Hubei University, Wuhan, China
2007 - Present Honorary Professor, Shanghai University of Sport
2003 - Present Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine
2002 - Present Research Consortium Fellow, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
2018 - 2021 Committee member, American College of Sports Medicine Strategic Health Initiative – Aging Committee
2018 - 2021 Committee member, National Academy of Kinesiology’s Membership Committee
2017 - 2021 Member, Executive Council, International Society of Biomechanics
2017 - 2020 Member, Faculty Senate, GSU
2019 Mentor, ACSM Mentoring Women to Fellowship Program
2019 Session moderator, Chair, Asian-Pacific Biomechanics Conference
2018 - 2019 Member, Faculty Development Committee, GSU
2018 - 2019 Chair, Faculty Research Committee, GSU
2014 - 2016 Member, Faculty Senate, GSU
2014 Fellow, National Academy of Kinesiology
2012 - 2013 Past-President, International Chinese Society of Physical Activity and Health
2011 - 2012 President, International Chinese Society of Physical Activity and Health
2010 - 2011 President Elect, International Chinese Society of Physical Activity and Health
2007 - 2010 Scientific Advisory Board member, Origin Biomed, Inc, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
2008 - 2009 Chair, Executive committee, ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group
2006 - 2008 Member, Executive committee, ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group
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Honors and Awards

  • Named Flagship Faculty by LSU Today (Dec. 4, 2009)
  • Jo Ellen Levy Yates Professor (2007 - 2012)
  • Student Award, the 16th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference (1997)
  • Student Award, the 9th International Engineering Foundation Conference on Biomechanics and Neural Control of Movement (1996)
  • National Sports Science Development award (China) (1990)

Education

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1999 Ph.D. in Biomechanics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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1988 M.S. in Biomechanics, Tianjin Institute of Physical Education
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1982 B.S. in Physics, Peking University
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Contact Information

PO Box 8076
Statesboro, GA 30460
Phone:(912) 479-0200
Office: 0107B, Hollis Building

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