Focus of Work
Dr. Dyer conducts research that focuses on cardiovascular and nutritional epidemiology, particularly the role of nutritional factors in the development of high blood pressure and obesity; prevention and control of overweight and obesity in both adults and children; the development of empirically-based criteria for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes; and assessment of the impact of measurement error and regression dilution bias on associations in observational epidemiologic studies.
Education and Certification
- PhD: University of Chicago, Medicine (1972)
680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400
Chicago IL 60611
Visit Alan R Dyer's Northwestern Scholars Profile to see the list of publications.