Dorothy D Dunlop, PhD

Dorothy D Dunlop, PhD

Professor in Medicine-Rheumatology, Center for Healthcare Studies - Institute for Public Health and Medicine and Preventive Medicine

Contact

312/503-8003

Rubloff Building Tenth Floor
750 N Lake Shore
Chicago IL 60611

Education and Certification

PhD: Northwestern University, Industrial Engineering (1990)

Interests

Description of Interests

Dr. Dunlop is a health services researcher with expertise in statistical methodology. Her applied research interests include the investigation of physical activity to prevent disability in older adul... read more
Dr. Dunlop is a health services researcher with expertise in statistical methodology. Her applied research interests include the investigation of physical activity to prevent disability in older adults and to understand the consequences of arthritis and other musculoskeletal disorders. She co-authored a book on statistical methodology; she has published and applied statistical methods for analyzing longitudinal data. Dr. Dunlop is the principle investigator on an NIH-funded epidemiologic study on the relationship of physical activity to reduce disability and an NIH-funded study to evaluate the cost effectiveness of a physical activity intervention. She has served on data safety monitoring boards, on executive committees of federally funded clinical trials, and on the editorial boards of medical journals.

Interests (Keywords)

Aging; Disability; Epidemiology; Health Services Research; Health economics; Physical activity; Public Health; Rheumatology

Research and Publications

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