David T. Felson, MD, MPH

David Felson

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology

Principal Investigator, Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Center Grant
Director, Clinical Translational Science Award Training Program
Associate Director, Boston University CTSI




Research Interests:  His 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.