David R. Gagnon, MD, PhD

Research Professor, Biostatistics
David Gagnon
(617) 638-5172gagnon@bu.edu
Crosstown Center – 328
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Biography

David Gagnon, MD MPH PhD is Research Professor of Biostatistics. Dr. Gagnon is director of biostatistics in the division of Population Health and Data Science at the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center [MAVERIC] located at the Boston VA hospital. Dr. Gagnon is also a biostatistician with the Million Veteran Program and the "All of Us" Precision Medicine Initiative. He currently teaches Categorical Data Analysis [BS821], Advanced Methods in Statistical Computing [BS822] and Applications of Statistical Methods in Clinical Research [BS775]. Dr Gagnon's research interests are in the areas of phenomics, pharmacoepidemiology, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis and statistical computing.

Education

  • Tufts University, MD
  • Boston University School of Public Health, PhD
  • Boston University, MPH
  • Saint Anselm College, BA

Classes Taught

  • SPHBS821
  • SPHBS852
  • SPHBS902
  • SPHBS980

Publications

  • Published on 4/21/2018

    Djoussé L, Ho YL, Nguyen XT, Gagnon DR, Wilson PWF, Cho K, Gaziano JM. DASH Score and Subsequent Risk of Coronary Artery Disease: The Findings From Million Veteran Program. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Apr 21; 7(9). PMID: 29680824.

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  • Published on 4/12/2018

    Nguyen XT, Quaden RM, Wolfrum S, Song RJ, Yan JQ, Gagnon DR, Wilson PWF, Cho K, O'Donnell C, Gaziano JM, Djousse L. Prevalence of Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics in the Million Veteran Program. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Apr 12. PMID: 29753396.

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  • Published on 3/13/2018

    Ofman P, Hoffmeister P, Kaloupek DG, Gagnon DR, Peralta A, Djousse L, Gaziano JM, Rahilly-Tierney CR. Posttraumatic stress disorder and mortality in VA patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Clin Cardiol. 2018 Mar 13. PMID: 29532498.

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  • Published on 2/12/2018

    Song RJ, Nguyen XT, Quaden R, Ho YL, Justice AC, Gagnon DR, Cho K, O'Donnell CJ, Concato J, Gaziano JM, Djoussé L. Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Coronary Artery Disease (from the Million Veteran Program). Am J Cardiol. 2018 May 15; 121(10):1162-1168. PMID: 29580627.

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  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Dukhovny S, Van Bennekom CM, Gagnon DR, Hernandez Diaz S, Parker SE, Anderka M, Werler MM, Mitchell AA. Metformin in the first trimester and risks for specific birth defects in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Birth Defects Res. 2018 Apr 17; 110(7):579-586. PMID: 29388358.

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  • Published on 1/3/2018

    Vassy JL, Ho YL, Honerlaw J, Cho K, Gaziano JM, Wilson PWF, Gagnon DR. Yield and bias in defining a cohort study baseline from electronic health record data. J Biomed Inform. 2018 Feb; 78:54-59. PMID: 29305952.

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  • Published on 9/27/2017

    Orkaby AR, Cho K, Cormack J, Gagnon DR, Driver JA. Metformin vs sulfonylurea use and risk of dementia in US veterans aged =65 years with diabetes. Neurology. 2017 Oct 31; 89(18):1877-1885. PMID: 28954880.

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  • Published on 9/26/2017

    Wilson PWF, Gagnon D. Diabetes Mellitus and Control of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors: A Challenge to Improve Usual Care. Circulation. 2017 Sep 26; 136(13):1204-1206. PMID: 28947479.

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  • Published on 8/8/2017

    Kerfoot BP, Gagnon DR, McMahon GT, Orlander JD, Kurgansky KE, Conlin PR. A Team-Based Online Game Improves Blood Glucose Control in Veterans With Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Diabetes Care. 2017 Sep; 40(9):1218-1225. PMID: 28790131.

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  • Published on 7/25/2017

    Wan ES, Kantorowski A, Homsy D, Teylan M, Kadri R, Richardson CR, Gagnon DR, Garshick E, Moy ML. Promoting physical activity in COPD: Insights from a randomized trial of a web-based intervention and pedometer use. Respir Med. 2017 Sep; 130:102-110. PMID: 29206627.

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