David R. Gagnon, MD, PhD
Research Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Biostatistics

MD, Tufts University
PhD, Boston University School of Public Health
MPH, Boston University

David Gagnon, MD MPH PhD is Research Professor of Biostatistics. Dr. Gagnon is director of biostatistics in the division of Population Health and Data Science at the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center [MAVERIC] located at the Boston VA hospital. Dr. Gagnon is also a biostatistician with the Million Veteran Program and the "All of Us" Precision Medicine Initiative. He currently teaches Categorical Data Analysis [BS821], Advanced Methods in Statistical Computing [BS822] and Applications of Statistical Methods in Clinical Research [BS775].

Dr Gagnon's research interests are in the areas of phenomics, pharmacoepidemiology, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis and statistical computing.

2015 Veterans Health Administration: Certificate of Achievement for the MVP Data Analytics & Phenomics Core Team
2000 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award
1996 Sigma Phi Omega National Gerontology Honor Society

Personnel Agreement for Research Servies of David Gagnon
07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Personnel agreement for the research services of David Gagnon
10/01/2015 - 06/30/2017 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Determinants of fall-related bleeding among older adults with atrial fibrillation
08/15/2014 - 07/31/2015 (PI)
New York University School of Medicine NIH NIA

Personnel agreement for the research services of David Gagnon
11/01/2011 - 07/31/2015 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Determinants of Fall-related Bleeding Among Older Adults with Atrial Fibrillation
09/01/2013 - 07/31/2014 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NIA

Foot Disorders, Pain and Physical Disability in Elders
09/01/2002 - 08/31/2013 (PI)
Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for the Aged NIH NIAMS
5 R01 AR047853 08

Foot Disorders, Pain and Physical Disability in Elders
09/01/2002 - 08/31/2013 (PI)
Hebrew Rehabilitation Center For Aged, Inc. NIH NIAMS

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  1. Cai T, Zhang Y, Ho YL, Link N, Sun J, Huang J, Cai TA, Damrauer S, Ahuja Y, Honerlaw J, Huang J, Costa L, Schubert P, Hong C, Gagnon D, Sun YV, Gaziano JM, Wilson P, Cho K, Tsao P, O'Donnell CJ, Liao KP. Association of Interleukin 6 Receptor Variant With Cardiovascular Disease Effects of Interleukin 6 Receptor Blocking Therapy: A Phenome-Wide Association Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2018 Aug 08. PMID: 30090940.
  2. Patel YR, Robbins JM, Kurgansky KE, Imran T, Orkaby AR, McLean RR, Ho YL, Cho K, Michael Gaziano J, Djousse L, Gagnon DR, Joseph J. Development and validation of a heart failure with preserved ejection fraction cohort using electronic medical records. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2018 Jun 28; 18(1):128. PMID: 29954337.
  3. Patel YR, Kurgansky KE, Imran TF, Orkaby AR, McLean RR, Ho YL, Cho K, Gaziano JM, Djousse L, Gagnon DR, Joseph J. Prognostic Significance of Baseline Serum Sodium in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Jun 13; 7(12). PMID: 29899018.
  4. Ofman P, Hoffmeister P, Kaloupek DG, Gagnon DR, Peralta A, Djousse L, Gaziano JM, Rahilly-Tierney CR. Posttraumatic stress disorder and mortality in VA patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Clin Cardiol. 2018 May; 41(5):652-659.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29532498.
  5. Djoussé L, Ho YL, Nguyen XT, Gagnon DR, Wilson PWF, Cho K, Gaziano JM. DASH Score and Subsequent Risk of Coronary Artery Disease: The Findings From Million Veteran Program. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Apr 21; 7(9). PMID: 29680824.
  6. Nguyen XT, Quaden RM, Wolfrum S, Song RJ, Yan JQ, Gagnon DR, Wilson PWF, Cho K, O'Donnell C, Gaziano JM, Djousse L. Prevalence of Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics in the Million Veteran Program. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Jul 15; 122(2):347-352. PMID: 29753396.
  7. Song RJ, Nguyen XT, Quaden R, Ho YL, Justice AC, Gagnon DR, Cho K, O'Donnell CJ, Concato J, Gaziano JM, Djoussé L. Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Coronary Artery Disease (from the Million Veteran Program). Am J Cardiol. 2018 May 15; 121(10):1162-1168. PMID: 29580627.
  8. Dukhovny S, Van Bennekom CM, Gagnon DR, Hernandez Diaz S, Parker SE, Anderka M, Werler MM, Mitchell AA. Metformin in the first trimester and risks for specific birth defects in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Birth Defects Res. 2018 Apr 17; 110(7):579-586.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29388358.
  9. Vassy JL, Ho YL, Honerlaw J, Cho K, Gaziano JM, Wilson PWF, Gagnon DR. Yield and bias in defining a cohort study baseline from electronic health record data. J Biomed Inform. 2018 Feb; 78:54-59.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29305952.
  10. Orkaby AR, Cho K, Cormack J, Gagnon DR, Driver JA. Metformin vs sulfonylurea use and risk of dementia in US veterans aged =65 years with diabetes. Neurology. 2017 Oct 31; 89(18):1877-1885. PMID: 28954880.
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