Kelli Dominick Allen, PhD

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine
Campus mail Hsrd (152), Bldg 16, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 286-0411
Email address domin004@mc.duke.edu

* Improving care and outcomes for individuals with osteoarthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions with an emphasis on non-pharmacological therapies including physical activity, weight management, rehabilitation services, and pain coping
* Understanding rand reducing disparities in musculoskeletal conditions
* Musculoskeletal conditions in U.S. military Veterans
* Pragmatic clinical trials
* Adaptive interventions

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2001

Publications

Arbeeva, Liubov, Amanda E. Nelson, Carolina Alvarez, Rebecca J. Cleveland, Kelli D. Allen, Yvonne M. Golightly, Joanne M. Jordan, Leigh F. Callahan, and Todd A. Schwartz. “Application of Traditional and Emerging Methods for the Joint Analysis of Repeated Measurements With Time-to-Event Outcomes in Rheumatology.” Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 72, no. 5 (May 2020): 615–21. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.23881.

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30908869
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Allen, K. D. “Cost-effectiveness of physical activity and exercise therapy programs for knee osteoarthritis: making the case for health plan coverage.” Osteoarthritis Cartilage, March 3, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2020.02.833.

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32142757
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Hinman, R. S., K. D. Allen, K. L. Bennell, F. Berenbaum, N. Betteridge, A. M. Briggs, P. K. Campbell, et al. “Development of a core capability framework for qualified health professionals to optimise care for people with osteoarthritis: an OARSI initiative.” Osteoarthritis Cartilage 28, no. 2 (February 2020): 154–66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2019.12.001.

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31838047
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Shepherd-Banigan, Megan, Brystana G. Kaufman, Kasey Decosimo, Joshua Dadolf, Nathan A. Boucher, Elizabeth P. Mahanna, Rebecca Bruening, et al. “Adaptation and Implementation of a Family Caregiver Skills Training Program: From Single Site RCT to Multisite Pragmatic Intervention.” J Nurs Scholarsh 52, no. 1 (January 2020): 23–33. https://doi.org/10.1111/jnu.12511.

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31497935
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Eyles, Jillian P., David J. Hunter, Kim L. Bennell, Krysia S. Dziedzic, Rana S. Hinman, Martin van der Esch, Melanie A. Holden, Jocelyn L. Bowden, and Jocelyn L. Joint Effort Initiative Members. “Priorities for the effective implementation of osteoarthritis management programs: an OARSI international consensus exercise.” Osteoarthritis Cartilage 27, no. 9 (September 2019): 1270–79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2019.05.015.

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31163271
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Allen, Kelli D., Grace Lo, Lauren M. Abbate, Theresa A. Floegel, Jennifer H. Lindquist, Cynthia Coffman, Eugene Z. Oddone, Shannon Stark Taylor, and Katherine Hall. “Composite measures of physical activity and pain associate better with functional assessments than pain alone in knee osteoarthritis.” Clin Rheumatol 38, no. 8 (August 2019): 2241–47. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10067-019-04530-4.

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30929153
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Allen, Kelli D., Tamara J. Somers, Lisa C. Campbell, Liubov Arbeeva, Cynthia J. Coffman, Crystal W. Cené, Eugene Z. Oddone, and Francis J. Keefe. “Pain coping skills training for African Americans with osteoarthritis: results of a randomized controlled trial.” Pain 160, no. 6 (June 2019): 1297–1307. https://doi.org/10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001525.

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30913165
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Allen, Kelli D., Dennis Bongiorni, Kevin Caves, Cynthia J. Coffman, Theresa A. Floegel, Heather M. Greysen, Katherine S. Hall, et al. “STepped exercise program for patients with knee OsteoArthritis (STEP-KOA): protocol for a randomized controlled trial.” Bmc Musculoskelet Disord 20, no. 1 (May 28, 2019): 254. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-019-2627-8.

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31138256
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Floegel, Theresa A., Kelli D. Allen, and Matthew P. Buman. “A pilot study examining activity monitor use in older adults with heart failure during and after hospitalization.” Geriatr Nurs 40, no. 2 (March 2019): 185–89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gerinurse.2018.10.001.

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30391041
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Corsi, Michela, Carolina Alvarez, Leigh F. Callahan, Rebecca J. Cleveland, Yvonne M. Golightly, Joanne M. Jordan, Amanda E. Nelson, Jordan Renner, Allen Tsai, and Kelli D. Allen. “Contributions of symptomatic osteoarthritis and physical function to incident cardiovascular disease.” Bmc Musculoskelet Disord 19, no. 1 (November 10, 2018): 393. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2311-4.

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30414614
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