Michelle E Danielson, BS, MPH, PhD

Program Director, Epidemiology


Pitt Public Health, 5122 Public Health
R-znvy: qnavryfbaz@rqp.cvgg.rqh
Primary Phone: 967-179-8218
Fax: 967-179-2842


1983 / Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI / Bachelor of Science, Secondary Education

1986 / University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse, LaCrosse, WI / Master of Science, Exercise Physiology (Adult Fitness/Cardiac Rehabilitation

1993 / University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA / Master of Public Health, Epidemiology

1995 / University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA / Doctor of Philosophy, Epidemiology

Selected Publications

ME Danielson, TJ Beck, Y Lian, AS Karlamangla, GA Greendale, K Ruppert, J Lo, S Greenspan, M Vuga, JA Cauley. Ethnic variability in bone geometry as assessed by hip structure analysis: Findings from the Hip Strength Across the Menopausal Transition study. J Bone Miner Res 2012 Oct8. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.1781 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23044816.

ME Danielson, TJ Beck, AS Karlamangla, GA Greendale, EJ Atkinson, Y Lian, AS Khaled, TM Keaveny, D Kopperdahl, K Ruppert, S Greenspan, M Vuga, JA Cauley. A comparison of DXA and CT based methods for estimating strength of the femoral neck in post-menopausal women. Osteoporos Int 2012 July 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 22810918.

Danielson ME, Justice AC, for the VACS Project Team. Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS) meeting summary. J Clin Epidemiol 2001 Jul;54(Suppl 1):S9-S11.PMID: 11750203.

Danielson ME, Cauley JC, Baker CE, Newman AB, Dorman JS, Kuller LH. Familial resemblance of bone mineral density (BMD) and calcaneal ultrasound: The BMD in Mothers and Daughters Study. J Bone Miner Res 1999 Jan;14:102-110. PMID: 9893071.

Danielson ME, Cauley JA, Rohay J. Physical activity and its association with plasma lipids in elderly women. Ann Epidemiol 1993 Jul;3:351-357. PMID: 8275210.

Book Chapter:

Cauley JA, Danielson ME. Osteoporosis. Women and Health. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2000, pp 1183-1192.

Michelle E Danielson