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 5
2018 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 5U01AG018820-17 114
2018 Rheumatology Training Grant 5T32AR007598-20 29
2017 Fats, Fiber and Osteoarthritis 1R01AR071950-01
2017 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 3U01AG018820-16S1 114
2017 Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - Boston University 5U01AG018820-16 114
2017 Rheumatology Training Grant 5T32AR007598-19 29
2016 Planning a Trial of Novel Footwear for Knee Osteoarthritis 1R34AR068605-01A1
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  1. Svensson F, Felson DT, Turkiewicz A, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Neuman P, Englund M. Scrutinizing the cut-off for "pathological" meniscal body extrusion on knee MRI. Eur Radiol. 2019 Jan 10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30631922.
     
  2. Felson DT, Parkes M, Carter S, Liu A, Callaghan MJ, Hodgson R, Bowes M, Jones RK. The Efficacy of a Lateral Wedge Insole for Painful Medial Knee Osteoarthritis after Prescreening:A Randomized Clinical Trial. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Jan 07. PMID: 30615299.
     
  3. Li JS, Tsai TY, Clancy MM, Li G, Lewis CL, Felson DT. Weight loss changed gait kinematics in individuals with obesity and knee pain. Gait Posture. 2018 Dec 24; 68:461-465.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30611976.
     
  4. Dai Z, Jafarzadeh SR, Niu J, Felson DT, Jacques PF, Li S, Zhang Y. Body Mass Index Mediates the Association between Dietary Fiber and Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis in the Osteoarthritis Initiative and the Framingham Osteoarthritis Study. J Nutr. 2018 Dec 01; 148(12):1961-1967.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30517729.
     
  5. Macri EM, Felson DT, Ziegler ML, Cooke TDV, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Neogi T, Torner J, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Stefanik JJ. The association of frontal plane alignment to MRI-defined worsening of patellofemoral osteoarthritis: the MOST study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2018 Nov 28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30500383.
     
  6. Jafarzadeh SR, Felson DT. Reply. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Jan; 71(1):175-176.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30251475.
     
  7. Rogers-Soeder TS, Lane NE, Walimbe M, Schwartz AV, Tolstykh I, Felson DT, Lewis CE, Segal NA, Nevitt MC. Association of diabetes mellitus and biomarkers of abnormal glucose metabolism with incident radiographic knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Nov 12. PMID: 30418707.
     
  8. Berenbaum F, Wallace IJ, Lieberman DE, Felson DT. Modern-day environmental factors in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2018 Nov; 14(11):674-681. PMID: 30209413.
     
  9. Roseen EJ, LaValley MP, Li S, Saper RB, Felson DT, Fredman L. Association of Back Pain with All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality Among Older Women: a Cohort Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Jan; 34(1):90-97.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30350028.
     
  10. 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.
     
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