Alan Richard Dyer

  • 32149 Citations
1973 …2021
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Research Interests

Dr. Dyer conducts research that focuses on cardiovascular and nutritional epidemiology, particularly the role of nutritional factors in the development of high blood pressure and obesity; prevention and control of overweight and obesity in both adults and children; the development of empirically-based criteria for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes; and assessment of the impact of measurement error and regression dilution bias on associations in observational epidemiologic studies.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Chicago

… → 1972


  • Biostatistics
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Epidemiology
  • Obesity

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Grants 1999 2021

Research Output 1973 2019

8 Citations (Scopus)

Relation of dietary sodium (Salt) to blood pressure and its possible modulation by other dietary factors the intermap study

Stamler, J., Chan, Q., Daviglus, M. L., Dyer, A. R., Van Horn, L., Garside, D. B., Miura, K., Wu, Y., Ueshima, H., Zhao, L. & Elliott, P., Jan 1 2018, In : Hypertension. 71, 4, p. 631-637 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dietary Sodium
Blood Pressure
13 Citations (Scopus)

Hip-Hop to Health Jr. Randomized Effectiveness Trial: 1-Year Follow-up Results

Kong, A., Buscemi, J., Stolley, M. R., Schiffer, L. A., Kim, Y., Braunschweig, C. L., Gomez-Perez, S. L., Blumstein, L. B., Van Horn, L., Dyer, A. R. & Fitzgibbon, M. L., Feb 1 2016, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 50, 2, p. 136-144 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal and neonatal morbidity for women who would be added to the diagnosis of GDM using IADPSG criteria: A secondary analysis of the hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcome study

Waters, T. P., Dyer, A. R., Scholtens, D. M., Dooley, S. L., Herer, E., Lowe, L. P., Oats, J. J. N., Persson, B., Sacks, D. A., Metzger, B. E. & Catalano, P. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Diabetes care. 39, 12, p. 2204-2210 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gestational Diabetes
Pregnancy Outcome
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
12 Citations (Scopus)

Data Resource Profile: The Cardiovascular Disease Lifetime Risk Pooling Project

Wilkins, J. T., Karmali, K. N., Huffman, M. D., Allen, N. B., Ning, H., Berry, J. D., Garside, D. B., Dyer, A. R. & Lloyd-Jones, D. M., Oct 1 2015, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 44, 5, p. 1557-1564 8 p.

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