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

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  1. Paquette M, Riou França L, Teutsch C, Diener HC, Lu S, Dubner SJ, Ma CS, Rothman KJ, Zint K, Halperin JL, Huisman MV, Lip GYH, Nieuwlaat R. Persistence With Dabigatran Therapy at 2 Years in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Sep 26; 70(13):1573-1583. PMID: 28935034.
  2. Rothman KJ. The growing rift between epidemiologists and their data. Eur J Epidemiol. 2017 Sep 19. PMID: 28929321.
  3. Goyal RK, Tzivelekis S, Rothman KJ, Candrilli SD, Kaye JA. Time trends in utilization of G-CSF prophylaxis and risk of febrile neutropenia in a Medicare population receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for early-stage breast cancer. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Sep 18. PMID: 28921379.
  4. Wesselink AK, Rothman KJ, Hatch EE, Mikkelsen EM, Sørensen HT, Wise LA. Age and fecundability in a North American preconception cohort study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Sep 14.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28917614.
  5. McInerney KA, Hatch EE, Wesselink AK, Mikkelsen EM, Rothman KJ, Perkins RB, Wise LA. The Effect of Vaccination Against Human Papillomavirus on Fecundability. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2017 Sep 07.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28881394.
  6. Hoogeveen EK, Rothman KJ, Voskamp PWM, de Mutsert R, Halbesma N, Dekker FW. Obesity and risk of death or dialysis in younger and older patients on specialized pre-dialysis care. PLoS One. 2017; 12(9):e0184007. PMID: 28873467.
  7. Vinceti M, Filippini T, Violi F, Rothman KJ, Costanzini S, Malagoli C, Wise LA, Odone A, Signorelli C, Iacuzio L, Arcolin E, Mandrioli J, Fini N, Patti F, Lo Fermo S, Pietrini V, Teggi S, Ghermandi G, Scillieri R, Ledda C, Mauceri C, Sciacca S, Fiore M, Ferrante M. Pesticide exposure assessed through agricultural crop proximity and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Environ Health. 2017 Aug 29; 16(1):91.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28851431.
  8. 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.
  9. Rothman KJ. Invited Commentary: When Case-Control Studies Came of Age. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 Jun 01; 185(11):1012-1014. PMID: 28535170.
  10. 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;.
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