David Tybor, PhD, MS, MPH


Assistant Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine

Tufts University School of Medicine
136 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617.636.6957
Fax: 617.636.4017
Email: david.tybor@tufts.edu

PhD, Nutritional Epidemiology, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
MPH, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Tufts University School of Medicine
MS, Nutrition, Agriculture Food and Environment, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
BA, University of Notre Dame

Research Focus:
Pediatric Obesity, Sarcopenia, Strength Training

Select Publications:
Salman Z, Nobari MN, Tybor DJ, Khan BA, Diab KJ.  Recent Updates and Role of Chronic Disease Management and Protocolized Management. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine: July 2017 - Volume 24 - Issue 4 - p 170–175  doi: 10.1097/CPM.0000000000000219

Axten K, Hawkins K, Tybor DJ, Bernoff J, Altman W.  Impact of a Novel Wellness Group Visit Model on Obesity and Behavioral Change.  Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine.

Li DG, Wong GX, Martin DT, Tybor DJ, Kim J, Lasker J, Mitty R, Salem D.  Attitudes on cost-effectiveness and equity: a cross-sectional study examining the viewpoints of medical professionals.  BMJ Open. 2017 Aug 1;7(7):e017251. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017251. PMID:28765138

Bosslet GT, Carlos WG, Tybor DJ, McCallister J, Huebert C, Henderson A, Miles MC, Twigg H, Sears CR, Brown C, Farber MO, Lahm T, Buckley JD.  Multicenter Validation of a Customizable Scoring Tool for Selection of Trainees for a Residency or Fellowship Program. The EAST-IST Study.  Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Apr;14(4):517-523. Doi:  10.1513/AnnalsATS.201611-938OC.  PMID:  28362524

Gorovets D, Ayala-Peacock D, Tybor DJ, Rava P, Ebner D, Wazer DE, Chan M, Hepel JT.  Multi-institutional nomogram prediction survival free from salvage whole brain radiation after radiosurgery in patients with brain metastases.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Feb 1;97(2):246-253. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.09.043. Epub 2016 Oct 1.  PMID:  28068233

Alley MC, Mason AS, Tybor DJ, Pevear ME, Baratz MD, Smith EL.    Ethnic Barriers to Utilization of Total Joint Arthroplasty Among Chinese Immigrants in the United States.  J Arthroplasty. 2016 Sep;31(9):1873-1877.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2016.02.046. Epub 2016 Mar 3. PMID:  27026646

Hansen LE, Stone GL, Matson CA, Tybor DJ, Pevear ME, Smith EL.  Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients Taking Methadone or Buprenorphine/Naloxone Preoperatively for Prior Heroin Addiction: A Prospective Matched Cohort Study.  J Arthroplasty. 2016 Aug;31(8):1698-701. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2016.01.032. Epub 2016 Jan 29.  PMID:  26899477

Kosinski KC, Kulinkina AV, Tybor DJ, Naumova EN.  Agreement among Four Prevalence Metrics for Urogenital Schistosomiasis in the Eastern Region of Ghana.  PLoS Negl Trop Dis.  Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:7627358. doi: 10.1155/2016/7627358. Epub 2016 Dec 18. PMID:  28078300

Gorovets D, Rava P, Ebner DK, Tybor DJ, Cielo D, Puthawala Y, Kinsella TJ, DiPetrillo TA, Wazer DE, Hepel JT.  Predictors for Long-Term Survival Free from Whole Brain Radiation Therapy in Patients Treated with Radiosurgery for Limited Brain Metastases.  Front Oncol.  2015; 5:110.  doi:  10.3389/fonc.2015.00110. PMCID: PMC4426730