Kenneth J. Rothman, DrPH
Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Epidemiology

MPH, Harvard University
DrPH, Harvard University
DMD, Harvard University



Dr. Rothman has 45 years of professional experience in Epidemiologic research. His research has included work on the epidemiology of cancer, cardiovascular disease, birth defects, environmental epidemiology, and methodological, conceptual and ethical issues in epidemiology. Specific projects have included research on the teratogenicity of vitamin A, the health effects of cellular telephone use, and factors affecting fecundability. Dr. Rothman is the author of two widely used textbooks of epidemiologic methods, Modern Epidemiology and Epidemiology: an Introduction, and is the founding editor of Epidemiology, a leading public-health journal. He received the American Public Health Association’s Abraham Lilienfeld Award for 2002, recognizing excellence in the teaching of epidemiology during the course of a career. He is a Fellow of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology, and an honorary fellow of the American College of Epidemiology. Dr. Rothman is also a Distinguished Fellow at RTI International, where he holds the position of Vice President for Epidemiologic Research at RTI Health Solutions.

Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Medicine
Preventive Medicine & Epidemiology Section

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Wise LA, Wesselink AK, Tucker KL, Saklani S, Mikkelsen EM, Cueto H, Riis AH, Trolle E, McKinnon CJ, Hahn KA, Rothman KJ, Toft Sørensen H, Hatch EE. Dietary fat intake and fecundability in two preconception cohort studies. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 Jun 08.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28595290.
  2. Rothman KJ. Invited Commentary: When Case-Control Studies Came of Age. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 Jun 01; 185(11):1012-1014. PMID: 28535170.
  3. Desai RJ, Rothman KJ, Bateman BT, Hernandez-Diaz S, Huybrechts KF. A Propensity-score-based Fine Stratification Approach for Confounding Adjustment When Exposure Is Infrequent. Epidemiology. 2017 Mar; 28(2):249-257. PMID: 27922533; DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000595;.
  4. Mosquin PL, Rothman KJ. Reanalysis of Reported Associations of Beryllium and Lung Cancer in a Large Occupational Cohort. J Occup Environ Med. 2017 Mar; 59(3):274-281. PMID: 28157764; DOI: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000947;.
  5. Huisman MV, Rothman KJ, Paquette M, Teutsch C, Diener HC, Dubner SJ, Halperin JL, Ma CS, Zint K, Elsaesser A, Bartels DB, Lip GY. The Changing Landscape for Stroke Prevention in AF: Findings From the GLORIA-AF Registry Phase 2. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Feb 21; 69(7):777-785. PMID: 28209218; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.11.061;.
  6. Iribarren C, Rothman KJ, Bradley MS, Carrigan G, Eisner MD, Chen H. Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events among patients receiving omalizumab: Pooled analysis of patient-level data from 25 randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 May; 139(5):1678-1680. PMID: 28108337; DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2016.12.953;.
  7. Johannes CB, McQuay LJ, Midkiff KD, Calingaert B, Andrews EB, Tennis P, Brown JS, Camargo CA, DiSantostefano RL, Rothman KJ, Stürmer T, Lanes S, Davis KJ. The feasibility of using multiple databases to study rare outcomes: the potential effect of long-acting beta agonists with inhaled corticosteroid therapy on asthma mortality. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2017 Apr; 26(4):446-458. PMID: 28000298; DOI: 10.1002/pds.4151;.
  8. Wise LA, Wesselink AK, Mikkelsen EM, Cueto H, Hahn KA, Rothman KJ, Tucker KL, Sørensen HT, Hatch EE. Dairy intake and fecundability in 2 preconception cohort studies. Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Jan; 105(1):100-110.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27903519; DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.116.138404;.
  9. Stang A, Deckert M, Poole C, Rothman KJ. Statistical inference in abstracts of major medical and epidemiology journals 1975-2014: a systematic review. Eur J Epidemiol. 2017 Jan; 32(1):21-29. PMID: 27858205; DOI: 10.1007/s10654-016-0211-1;.
  10. McInerney KA, Hatch EE, Wesselink AK, Rothman KJ, Mikkelsen EM, Wise LA. Preconception use of pain-relievers and time-to-pregnancy: a prospective cohort study. Hum Reprod. 2017 Jan; 32(1):103-111.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27816920.
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Bar chart showing 321 publications over 38 distinct years, with a maximum of 20 publications in 2015

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