Timothy McAlindon, MD, MPH

Tufts Medical Center

Tim McAlindon is Chair of the Division of Rheumatology at Tufts University School of Medicine and Chief of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology at Tufts Medical Center. He has a research track in the field of osteoarthritis (OA); and pursuit of development of simple and inexpensive disease-modifying interventions for OA. This brought a focus on the mechanisms of structural progression, its measurement, and comparative effectiveness testing of potential disease-modifying interventions. He has accrued extensive experience with recruitment and performance of knee osteoarthritis clinical trials including their methodological aspects and sophisticated outcome measurements.