Daniel P. Beavers, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biostatistical Sciences
aging, arthritis, atherosclerosis/thrombosis, cell growth, differentiation,d, degenerative disorders, education outreach, fitness/physical, immunology/allergy/inflammatio, nutrition, obesity, pain
Academic: 336-713-1616 | Department: 336-716-2011
Beavers KM, Beavers DP, Newman JJ, Anderson AM, Loeser RF Jr, Nicklas BJ, Lyles MF, Miller GD, Mihalko SL, Messier SP. Effects of total and regional fat loss on plasma CRP and IL-6 in overweight and obese, older adults with knee osteoarthritis
. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2015;23(2):249-256.
Badaru A, Klingensmith GJ, Dabelea D, Mayer-Davis EJ, Dolan L, Lawrence JM, Marcovina S, Beavers D, Rodriguez BL, Imperatore G, Pihoker C. Correlates of treatment patterns among youth with type 2 diabetes
. Diabetes Care. 2014;37(1):64-72.
Fitzpatrick SL, Jeffery R, Johnson KC, Roche CC, Van Dorsten B, Gee M, Dotson K, Walkup MP, Espeland MA, Bahnson JL, Wagenknecht LE, Reboussin D, Rejeski WJ, Bertoni AG, Lang W, Lawlor MS, Lefkowitz D, Miller GD, Reynolds PS, Ribisl PM,. Baseline predictors of missed visits in the Look AHEAD study
. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2014;22(1):131-140.
Beavers KM, Gordon M, Beavers D, Hairston K, Nicklas B, Kritchevsky S, Vitolins M. Relationship between change in body composition and physical function in abdominally obese, older adults undergoing 12-weeks of caloric restriction [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(Suppl 1):S20.
Vaz Fragoso CA, Beavers DP, Hankinson JL, Flynn G, Berra K, Kritchevsky SB, Liu CK, McDermott MM, Manini TM, Rejeski WJ, Gill TM. Respiratory impairment and dyspnea and their associations with physical inactivity and mobility in sedentary community-dwelling older persons
. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(4):622-628.
Messier SP, DeVita P, Nicklas BJ, Beavers D, Miller GD, Hunter DJ, Eckstein F, Guermazi A, Loeser RF. Changes in joint loads, Leptin, and MMP-3 subsequent to long-term intensive weight loss and exercise: secondary outcomes from the intensive diet and exercise for arthritis randomized clinical trial [abstract]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2014;22(Suppl):S83-S84.
Mihalko SL, Beavers D, Miller G, Lyles M, Commander S, Carpenter M, Cook L, Messier S. Predictors of attendance to intensive diet and exercise interventions among older overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis: results from the intensive diet and exercise for arthritis (IDEA) Trial [abstract]. Ann Behav Med. 2014;47(Suppl 1):S120.
Zhong VW, Pfaff ER, Beavers DP, Thomas J, Jaacks LM, Bowlby DA, Carey TS, Lawrence JM, Dabelea D, Hamman RF, Pihoker C, Saydah SH, Mayer-Davis EJ. Use of administrative and electronic health record data for development of automated algorithms for childhood diabetes case ascertainment and type classification: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014;15(8):573-584.
Beavers KM, Beavers DP, Houston DK, Harris TB, Hue TF, Koster A, Newman AB, Simonsick EM, Studenski SA, Nicklas BJ, Kritchevsky SB. Associations between body composition and gait-speed decline: results from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study
. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;97(3):552-560.
Beavers KM, Hsu FC, Houston DK, Beavers DP, Harris TB, Hue TF, Kim LJ, Koster A, Penninx BW, Simonsick EM, Strotmeyer ES, Kritchevsky SB, Nicklas BJ. The role of metabolic syndrome, adiposity, and inflammation in physical performance in the Health ABC Study
. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013;68(5):617-623.
DeVita P, Beavers D, Loeser RF, Hunter DJ, Legault C, Newman J, Messier SP. Predicting knee joint loads in adults with knee osteoarthritis: the Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis Trial (IDEA) [abstract]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2013;21(Suppl):S85.
Messier SP, Mihalko SL, Beavers DP, Nicklas BJ, Devita P, Carr JJ, Hunter DJ, Williamson JD, Bennell KL, Guermazi A, Lyles M, Loeser RF. Strength Training for Arthritis Trial (START): design and rationale
. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2013;14():208.
Messier SP, Mihalko SL, Legault C, Miller GD, Nicklas BJ, DeVita P, Beavers DP, Hunter DJ, Lyles MF, Eckstein F, Williamson JD, Carr JJ, Guermazi A, Loeser RF. Effects of intensive diet and exercise on knee joint loads, inflammation, and clinical outcomes among overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis: the IDEA randomized clinical trial
. JAMA. 2013;310(12):1263-1273.
Saxena P, Loeser RF, Pathmasiri W, Sumner S, Beavers D, Hunter DJ, Messier SP. Metabolomics for the identification of urinary biomarkers in knee osteoarthritis progression [abstract]. Arthritis Rheum. 2013;65(Suppl 10):S1177.
Vaughan L, Leng I, Dagenbach D, Resnick SM, Rapp SR, Jennings JM, Brunner RL, Simpson SL, Beavers DP, Coker LH, Gaussoin SA, Sink KM, Espeland MA. Intraindividual variability in domain-specific cognition and risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia
. Curr Gerontol Geriatr Res. 2013;():495793.
Katula JA, Jennings JM, Marsh A, Beavers DP, Rejeski W, Kritchevsky SB. Complex mobility and cognitive functioning: baseline relationships from the LIFE Study [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2013;53(Suppl 1):548-549.
Messier SP, DeVita P, Nicklas BJ, Beavers D, Mihalko S, Miller GD, Lyles M, Hunter DJ, Eckstein F, Legault C, Williamson JD, Carr JJ, Loeser RF. The Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis Trial (IDEA): effects on knee joint loading and inflammation [abstract]. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2012;20(Suppl 1):S28.
Walton NR, Loeser RF, Beavers D, Nicklas BJ, Lyles M, Messier SP. The effects of intensive diet and exercise on bone density in older adults with knee osteoarthritis: the Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis (IDEA) trial [abstract]. Arthritis Rheum. 2012;64(10 Suppl):S1070-71.
Beavers DP, Nicklas B, Newman J, Messier SP. Weight regain following an 18-month intentional weight loss trial in older overweight/obese adults with knee osteoarthritis: the IDEA follow-up pilot study [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2012;52(Suppl 1):701.
Beavers KM, Beavers DP, Houston DK, Harris TB, Simonsick EM, Newman AB, Nicklas B, Kritchevsky SB. Increasing thigh intermuscular fat is an independent predictor of declines in gait speed: results from the Health ABC study [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2012;52(Suppl 1):447.
Beavers KM, Beavers DP, Lyles MF, Nicklas B. Body composition and cardiometabolic risk factor changes with intentional weight loss and subsequent weight regain [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2012;52(Suppl 1):701.
Beavers DP, Stamey JD, Bekele BN. A Bayesian model to assess a binary measurement system when no gold standard system is available. J Qual Technol. 2011;43(1):16-27.
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