Kerry Ann Danelson, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Kerry Ann Danelson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3950 | Department: 336-716-8200

Education & Training

  • B.S., US Military Academy, 2000
  • M.S.E., WFU Sch of Med/Va Tech Biomedical Engineering & Sc, 2008
  • Ph.D., WFU Sch of Med/Va Tech Biomedical Engineering & Sc, 2011
Kerry Ann Danelson, Ph.D.

Kerry Ann Danelson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests

Thoracic Injuries; Accidents, Traffic; Brain Injuries; Acceleration; Models, Biological
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3950 | Department: 336-716-8200

Recent Publications

Implementation and validation of thoracic side impact injury prediction metrics in a human body model. Golman AJ, Danelson KA, Gaewsky JP, Stitzel JD.. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2015;18(10):1044-1055.

Estimation of pleural fluid volumes on chest radiography using computed tomography volumetric analysis: an update of the visual prediction rule. Mammarappallil JG, Anderson SA, Danelson KA, Stitzel JA, Chiles C.. J Thorac Imaging. 2015;30(5):336-339.

Simulation of occupant response in space capsule landing configurations with suit hardware. Danelson KA, Golman AJ, Bolte JH IV, Stitzel JD.. J Biomech Eng. 2015;137(3):031003.

Finite element model prediction of pulmonary contusion in vehicle-to-vehicle simulations of real-world crashes. Danelson KA, Stitzel JD.. Traffic Inj Prev. 2015;16(6):627-636.

Comparison of ATD to PMHS response in the under-body blast environment. Danelson KA, Kemper AR, Mason MJ, Tegtmeyer M, Swiatkowski SA, Bolte JH IV, Hardy WN.. Stapp Car Crash J. 2015;59():445-520.

A point-wise normalization method for development of biofidelity response corridors. Gayzik FS, Marcus IP, Danelson KA, Rupp JD, Bass CR, Yoganandan N, Zhang J.. J Biomech. 2015;48(15):4173-4177.

Finite element comparison of human and Hybrid III responses in a frontal impact. Danelson KA, Golman AJ, Kemper AR, Gayzik FS, Clay Gabler H, Duma SM, Stitzel JD.. Accid Anal Prev. 2015;85():125-156.

Injury prediction in a side impact crash using human body model simulation. Golman AJ, Danelson KA, Miller LE, Stitzel JD.. Accid Anal Prev. 2014;64():1-8.

Head and neck response of a finite element anthropomorphic test device and human body model during a simulated rotary-wing aircraft impact. White NA, Danelson KA, Gayzik FS, Stitzel JD.. J Biomech Eng. 2014;136(11):.

Investigation of pulmonary contusion extent and its correlation to crash, occupant, and injury characteristics in motor vehicle crashes. Weaver AA, Danelson KA, Armstrong EG, Hoth JJ, Stitzel JD.. Accid Anal Prev. 2013;50():223-233.

Semiautomatic method of quantifying pleural effusions using computed tomography scans--biomed 2013. Anderson SA, Danelson KA, Mammarappallil JG, Chiles C, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2013;49():13-19.

Modeling brain injury response for rotational velocities of varying directions and magnitudes. Weaver AA, Danelson KA, Stitzel JD.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2012;40(9):2005-2018.

External landmark, body surface, and volume data of a mid-sized male in seated and standing postures. Gayzik FS, Moreno DP, Danelson KA, McNally C, Klinich KD, Stitzel JD.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2012;40(9):2019-2032.

Correlating the extent of pulmonary contusion to vehicle crash parameters in near-side impacts. Danelson KA, Chiles C, Thompson AB, Donadino K, Weaver AA, Stitzel JD.. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2011;55():217-230.

Design, development, and analysis of a surrogate for pulmonary injury prediction. Danelson KA, Gayzik FS, Stern AR, Hoth JJ, Stitzel JD.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2011;39(10):2560-2567.

Using a three dimensional model of the pediatric skull for pre-operative planning in the treatment of craniosynostosis--biomed 2009. Danelson KA, Gordon ES, David LR, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2009;45():358-363.

Pediatric head injury prediction: investigating the distance between the skull and the brain using medical imaging--biomed 2009. Paolini BM, Danelson KA, Geer CP, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2009;45():161-166.

Quantification of age-related shape change of the human rib cage through geometric morphometrics. Gayzik FS, Yu MM, Danelson KA, Slice DE, Stitzel JD.. J Biomech. 2008;41(7):1545-1554.

Age and gender based biomechanical shape and size analysis of the pediatric brain. Danelson KA, Geer CP, Stitzel JD, Slice DE, Takhounts EG.. Stapp Car Crash J. 2008;52():59-81.

Volumetric splenic injury measurement in CT scans for comparison with injury score. Danelson KA, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2008;44():159-164.

Geometric scaling factors for the pediatric brainstem. Danelson KA, Yu M, Gayzik FS, Geer CP, Slice DE, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2008;44():153-158.

Categorical similarity comparison of ciren and nass. Yu MM, Danelson KA, Stitzel JD.. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2008;44():304-309.

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