David T. Felson, MD, MPH
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Clinical Epi Research & Training

MD, Johns Hopkins University
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health



Dr. David Felson's research interests include: understanding how to prevent osteoarthritis and treat osteoarthritis. In osteoarthritis, Dr. Felson’s interests include studying whether treatments for rheumatic diseases are effective and particularly in osteoarthritis, identifying biomechanical risk factors for disease and testing biomechanical treatments and characterizing MRI features of normal knees and knees with pain. He also studies outcome measurement in rheumatic disease and has focused in this work on rheumatoid arthritis trials.

Section Chief
Boston University School of Medicine
Medicine
Clinical Epi Research & Training

Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Epidemiology



2017 Wiesbaden, Germany: Carol Nachman prize
2012 Osteoarthritis Research Socieity International: Lifetime Achievement Award
2010-2010 Arthritis Foundation, Mass Chapter: Dr. Marian Ropes Award for research accomplishments, patient care and teaching
2004 Arthritis Foundation: Howley Prize
2001 American College of Rheumatology: Clinical Research Award


FATS, FIBER AND OSTEOARTHRITIS
08/01/2017 - 05/31/2021 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
3R01AR071950-02S1

MULTICENTER OSTEOARTHRITIS STUDY (MOST) SECOND RENEWAL-BOSTON UNIVERSITY
07/01/2015 - 05/31/2020 (PI)
NIH/National Institute on Aging
5U01AG018820-17

PLANNING A TRIAL OF NOVEL FOOTWEAR FOR KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
1R34AR068605-01A1

RHEUMATOLOGY TRAINING GRANT
05/01/2014 - 04/30/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
5T32AR007598-20

THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY CLINICAL AND TRANSITIONAL SCIENCE INSTITUTE (KL-2 AWARD, PI FELSON)
04/01/2018 - 03/31/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
5KL2TR001411-04

BOSTON UNIVERSITY CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE INSTITUTE (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
04/01/2016 - 03/31/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
5KL2TR001411-02

NIAMS MULTIDISCIPLINARY CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER
08/01/2016 - 07/31/2018 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
4P60AR047785-15

IDENTIFYING CASES OF PFJ OA & THEIR HIP IMPAIRMENTS
10/01/2015 - 06/30/2017 (PI)
Northeastern University Rheumatology Res Fdn

THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY CLINICAL AND TRANSITIONAL SCIENCE INSTITUTE (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
04/01/2016 - 03/31/2017 (PI)
NIH/National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
5KL2TR001411-02

EHR-BASED MATHEMATICAL EQUIPOISE DECISION SUPPORT FOR CER TRIALS: EXAMPLE IN KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS
03/01/2014 - 02/28/2017 (PI)
Tufts - New England Medical Center Patient-Cnt.Out. Res

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2018 Fats, Fiber and Osteoarthritis 5R01AR071950-02
2018 Fats, Fiber and Osteoarthritis 3R01AR071950-02S1
2018 Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute 5KL2TR001411-04 3
2018 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 5U01AG018820-17 105
2018 Rheumatology Training Grant 5T32AR007598-20 28
2017 Fats, Fiber and Osteoarthritis 1R01AR071950-01
2017 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 3U01AG018820-16S1 105
2017 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 5U01AG018820-16 105
2017 Rheumatology Training Grant 5T32AR007598-19 28
2016 Planning a Trial of Novel Footwear for Knee Osteoarthritis 1R34AR068605-01A1
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  1. Culvenor AG, Segal NA, Guermazi A, Roemer F, Felson DT, Nevitt MC, Lewis CE, Stefanik JJ. The sex-specific influence of quadriceps weakness on worsening patellofemoral and tibiofemoral cartilage damage: the MOST Study. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Oct 08.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30295439.
     
  2. Svensson F, Felson DT, Zhang F, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Niu J, Aliabadi P, Neogi T, Englund M. Meniscal body extrusion and cartilage coverage in middle-aged and elderly without radiographic knee osteoarthritis. Eur Radiol. 2018 Oct 02.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30280250.
     
  3. Stefanik JJ, Felson DT, Apovian CM, Niu J, Margaret Clancy M, LaValley MP, Neogi T. Changes in Pain Sensitization After Bariatric Surgery. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Oct; 70(10):1525-1528.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29316386.
     
  4. O'Neill TW, Felson DT. Mechanisms of Osteoarthritis (OA) Pain. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2018 Oct; 16(5):611-616. PMID: 30155845.
     
  5. Kim C, Nevitt M, Guermazi A, Niu J, Clancy M, Tolstykh I, Jungmann PM, Lane NE, Segal NA, Harvey WF, Lewis CE, Felson DT. Brief Report: Leg Length Inequality and Hip Osteoarthritis in the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study and the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Oct; 70(10):1572-1576.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29700988.
     
  6. Jafarzadeh SR, Felson D. Adjustment for misclassification bias is necessary in survey-based arthritis surveillance to produce credible estimates of prevalence. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Sep 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30251475.
     
  7. Wink AE, Gross KD, Brown CA, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC, Tolstykh I, Sharma L, Felson DT. Association of Varus Knee Thrust during Walking with Worsening WOMAC Knee Pain: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Sep 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30242985.
     
  8. Bacon KL, Segal NA, Øiestad BE, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Brown C, Felson DT. Concurrent change in quadriceps strength and physical function over 5 years in The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Sep 17. PMID: 30221484.
     
  9. Berenbaum F, Wallace IJ, Lieberman DE, Felson DT. Modern-day environmental factors in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2018 Sep 12. PMID: 30209413.
     
  10. Bacon KL, Segal NA, Øiestad BE, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Brown C, LaValley MP, McCulloch CE, Felson DT. Thresholds in the relationship of quadriceps strength with functional limitations in women with knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Aug 29.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30156759.
     
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