Bernard E. Kreger, MD

Professor, Medicine

Bernard Kreger
(617) 638-7970
801 Massachusetts Ave Crosstown Center

Biography

I am an epidemiologist with experience in quality assessment and monitoring in clinical care and in experimental clinical protocols, as well as in the epidemiology of infectious diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University, MD
  • Harvard University, MPH
  • Harvard College, AB

Publications

  • Published on 1/1/2015

    Rosenquist KJ, Massaro JM, Pedley A, Long MT, Kreger BE, Vasan RS, Murabito JM, Hoffmann U, Fox CS. Fat quality and incident cardiovascular disease, all-cause mortality, and cancer mortality. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jan; 100(1):227-34. PMID: 25226289.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/10/2014

    Moore LL, Chadid S, Singer MR, Kreger BE, Denis GV. Metabolic health reduces risk of obesity-related cancer in framingham study adults. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Oct; 23(10):2057-65. PMID: 25012997.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/10/2013

    Britton KA, Massaro JM, Murabito JM, Kreger BE, Hoffmann U, Fox CS. Body fat distribution, incident cardiovascular disease, cancer, and all-cause mortality. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Sep 3; 62(10):921-5. PMID: 23850922.

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  • Published on 3/12/2012

    Driver JA, Beiser A, Au R, Kreger BE, Splansky GL, Kurth T, Kiel DP, Lu KP, Seshadri S, Wolf PA. Inverse association between cancer and Alzheimer's disease: results from the Framingham Heart Study. BMJ. 2012; 344:e1442. PMID: 22411920.

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  • Published on 11/16/2011

    Restuccia JD, Shwartz M, Kreger BE. Underuse of percutaneous coronary intervention. JAMA. 2011 Nov 16; 306(19):2094; author reply 2094-5. PMID: 22089715.

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  • Published on 9/19/2007

    Murabito JM, Rosenberg CL, Finger D, Kreger BE, Levy D, Splansky GL, Antman K, Hwang SJ. A genome-wide association study of breast and prostate cancer in the NHLBI's Framingham Heart Study. BMC Med Genet. 2007; 8 Suppl 1:S6. PMID: 17903305.

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  • Published on 9/15/2004

    Djoussé L, Schatzkin A, Chibnik LB, D'Agostino RB, Kreger BE, Ellison RC. Alcohol consumption and the risk of bladder cancer in the Framingham Heart Study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2004 Sep 15; 96(18):1397-400. PMID: 15367573.

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  • Published on 4/1/2004

    Moore LL, Bradlee ML, Singer MR, Splansky GL, Proctor MH, Ellison RC, Kreger BE. BMI and waist circumference as predictors of lifetime colon cancer risk in Framingham Study adults. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 2004 Apr; 28(4):559-67. PMID: 14770200.

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  • Published on 1/1/2004

    Radimer KL, Ballard-Barbash R, Miller JS, Fay MP, Schatzkin A, Troiano R, Kreger BE, Splansky GL. Weight change and the risk of late-onset breast cancer in the original Framingham cohort. Nutr Cancer. 2004; 49(1):7-13. PMID: 15456630.

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  • Published on 12/18/2002

    Djoussé L, Dorgan JF, Zhang Y, Schatzkin A, Hood M, D'Agostino RB, Copenhafer DL, Kreger BE, Ellison RC. Alcohol consumption and risk of lung cancer: the Framingham Study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2002 Dec 18; 94(24):1877-82. PMID: 12488481.

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