Michelle E Danielson

  • Program Director

1983 / Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI / Bachelor of Science, Secondary Education

1986 / University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse, LaCrosse, WI / Master of Science, Exercise Physiology (Adult Fitness/Cardiac Rehabilitation

1993 / University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA / Master of Public Health, Epidemiology

1995 / University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA / Doctor of Philosophy, Epidemiology

Selected Publications

ME Danielson, TJ Beck, Y Lian, AS Karlamangla, GA Greendale, K Ruppert, J Lo, S Greenspan, M Vuga, JA Cauley. Ethnic variability in bone geometry as assessed by hip structure analysis: Findings from the Hip Strength Across the Menopausal Transition study.J Bone Miner Res 2012 Oct8. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.1781 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23044816.

ME Danielson, TJ Beck, AS Karlamangla, GA Greendale, EJ Atkinson, Y Lian, AS Khaled, TM Keaveny, D Kopperdahl, K Ruppert, S Greenspan, M Vuga, JA Cauley. A comparison of DXA and CT based methods for estimating strength of the femoral neck in post-menopausal women.Osteoporos Int 2012 July 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 22810918.


Danielson ME, Justice AC, for the VACS Project Team. Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS) meeting summary.J Clin Epidemiol 2001 Jul;54(Suppl 1):S9-S11.PMID: 11750203.


Danielson ME, Cauley JC, Baker CE, Newman AB, Dorman JS, Kuller LH. Familial resemblance of bone mineral density (BMD) and calcaneal ultrasound: The BMD in Mothers and Daughters Study.J Bone Miner Res1999 Jan;14:102-110. PMID: 9893071.


Danielson ME, Cauley JA, Rohay J. Physical activity and its association with plasma lipids in elderly women.Ann Epidemiol1993 Jul;3:351-357. PMID: 8275210.


Book Chapter:

Cauley JA,Danielson ME. Osteoporosis.Women and Health. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2000, pp 1183-1192.