Dr. David Felson
Section Chief, Clinical Epidemiology Research & Training Unit. Professor of Medicine & 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.