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Research Interests

Dr. Dunlop is a health services researcher with expertise in statistical methodology. Her applied research interests include the investigation of physical activity to prevent disability in older adults and to understand the consequences of arthritis and other musculoskeletal disorders. She co-authored a book on statistical methodology; she has published and applied statistical methods for analyzing longitudinal data. Dr. Dunlop is the principle investigator on an NIH-funded epidemiologic study on the relationship of physical activity to reduce disability and an NIH-funded study to evaluate the cost effectiveness of a physical activity intervention. She has served on data safety monitoring boards, on executive committees of federally funded clinical trials, and on the editorial boards of medical journals.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University

… → 1990


  • Disability
  • Public Health
  • Health economics
  • Physical activity
  • Rheumatology
  • Aging
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Services Research

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Research Output 1993 2018

Associations of osteoprotegerin with coronary artery calcification among women with systemic lupus erythematosus and healthy controls

Poornima, I. G., Shields, K., Kuller, L. H., Manzi, S. M., Ramsey-Goldman, R., Richardson, C., Rhew, E., Dunlop, D. D., Song, J., Edmundowicz, D., Kondos, G. T., Carr, J. J., Langman, C. B., Price, H., Chung, A. H., Santelices, L. B. & Mackey, R. H., May 1 2018, In : Lupus. 27, 6, p. 880-889 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Coronary Vessels
X Ray Computed Tomography
ROC Curve

Community Health and Employee Work Performance in the American Manufacturing Environment

McHugh, M., French, D. D., Farley, D., Maechling, C. R., Dunlop, D. D. & Holl, J. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Health

Comparison of a Patient-Centered Weight Loss Program starting before versus after knee replacement: A pilot study

Pellegrini, C. A., Chang, R. W., Dunlop, D. D., Conroy, D. E., Lee, J., Van Horn, L., Spring, B. & Cameron, K. A., Sep 1 2018, In : Obesity Research and Clinical Practice. 12, 5, p. 472-478 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Reduction Programs
Weights and Measures
Population Dynamics
Knee Osteoarthritis
Observational Studies

Patient-Centered Medical Home Care for Adolescents in Need of Mental Health Treatment

Yonek, J. C., Jordan, N., Dunlop, D., Ballard, R. & Holl, J., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 63, 2, p. 172-180 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient-Centered Care
Home Care Services
Mental Health
Primary Health Care