Mary Slavin

Mary D. Slavin, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Health Law, Policy & Management - Boston University School of Public Health



  • Clark University, PhD Field of Study: Experimental Psychology
  • Boston University, MS Field of Study: Physical Therapy
  • Northeastern University, BS Field of Study: Physical Therapy



  • Published on 9/12/2023

    Slavin MD, Bailey HM, Hickey EJ, Vasudevan A, Ledingham A, Tannenbaum L, Bateman L, Kaufman DL, Peterson DL, Ruhoy IS, Systrom DM, Felsenstein D, Kazis LE. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis-Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Common Data Element item content analysis. PLoS One. 2023; 18(9):e0291364. PMID: 37698999.

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  • Published on 6/30/2023

    Deng H, Shepler LJ, Chacon KL, Tenney D, Ni P, Stewart BT, Carrougher GJ, Kowalske K, Wolf SE, Slavin MD, Kazis LE, Ryan CM, Schneider JC. Predictors at 6 and 12 Months for Social Participation Outcome at 24 Months in the Adult Burn Injury Population: A Burn Model System National Database Study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2023 Jun 30. PMID: 37392780.

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  • Published on 2/16/2023

    Deng H, Vu KQ, Franco JR, Shepler LJ, Abouzeid CA, Hamner JW, Mercier HW, Taylor JA, Kazis LE, Slavin MD, Ryan CM, Schneider JC. Digital Interventions for Social Participation in Adults with Long-term Physical Conditions: A Systematic Review. J Med Syst. 2023 Feb 16; 47(1):26. PMID: 36792791.

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  • Published on 9/1/2022

    Rodríguez-Mercedes SL, Patel KF, Rencken CA, Grant GG, Surette K, Kinney EM, Brady KJS, Slavin MD, Schneider JC, Stoddard FJ, Kazis LE, Ryan CM. Item Pool Development for the School-Aged Life Impact Burn Recovery Evaluation Profile Computerized Adaptive Test: An Observer-Reported Outcome Assessment Measuring the Impact of Burn Injuries in School-Aged Children. J Burn Care Res. 2022 Sep 01; 43(5):1114-1128. PMID: 34965302.

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  • Published on 9/1/2022

    Kelter BM, Wolfe AE, Kazis LE, Ryan CM, Acton A, Slavin MD, Schneider JC. Trajectory Curves for Purposes of Benchmarking and Predicting Clinical Outcomes: A Scoping Review. J Burn Care Res. 2022 Sep 01; 43(5):1095-1104. PMID: 34986488.

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  • Published on 7/22/2022

    Rajala C, Waterhouse C, Evans E, Erler KS, Bergin MJ, Bannon SM, Slavin MD, Kazis LE. Conceptualization of Participation: A Qualitative Synthesis of Brain Injury Stakeholder Perspectives. Front Rehabil Sci. 2022; 3:908615. PMID: 36188936.

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  • Published on 4/22/2022

    Deng H, Abouzeid CA, Shepler LJ, Slavin MD, Taylor JA, Mercier HW, Herrera-Escobar JP, Kazis LE, Ryan CM, Schneider JC. Using digital phenotyping to characterize psychosocial trajectories for people with burn injury. Burns. 2022 Aug; 48(5):1262-1266. PMID: 35504767.

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  • Published on 1/13/2022

    Murphy LF, Kalpakjian C, Charlifue S, Heinemann AW, Slavin M, Rohrbach T, Tulsky DS, Botticello AL. Greener on the other side? an analysis of the association between residential greenspace and psychological well-being among people living with spinal cord injury in the United States. Spinal Cord. 2022 Feb; 60(2):170-176. PMID: 35022532.

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  • Published on 12/2/2021

    Kelter BM, Shepler LJ, Ni P, Slavin MD, Acton A, Kazis LE, Ryan CM, Schneider JC. Developing trajectories of social recovery after burn injury: Preliminary results from the LIBRE Journey Study. Burns. 2022 Mar; 48(2):460-462. PMID: 34924225.

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  • Published on 10/27/2021

    Kisala PA, Boulton AJ, Slavin MD, Cohen ML, Keeney T, Ni P, Tate D, Heinemann AW, Charlifue S, Fyffe DC, Felix ER, Jette AM, Tulsky DS. Spinal Cord Injury-Functional Index/Capacity: Responsiveness to Change Over Time. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2022 02; 103(2):199-206. PMID: 34717921.

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