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Douglas P. Kiel Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology

Dr. Kiel is a full Professor of Medicine at Harvard medical School and Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at Brown University School of Public Health. He is trained in internal medicine and geriatric medicine. His research focuses on the epidemiology of musculoskeletal diseases. He conducts research as principal investigator of the Framingham Osteoporosis Study. He studies lifestyle and genetic factors influencing the skeleton and skeletal muscle. He has also conducted multiple clinical trials of older individuals to reduce the risk of fracture, falls and disability

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