Appropriate Research Methods

14. Author Biography

John McKinlay, PhD is co-owner of New England Research Institutes, an internationally respected, independent research organization, known for scientific excellence and integrity.

Following John McKinlay’s distinguished career at Boston University (where he simultaneously held professorships in Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Sociology) and a continuing 30-year association with Harvard Medical School, Dr. McKinlay became Founding Director of NERI, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist, and Director of NERI’s Community Health Studies Research. In addition to his administrative functions at NERI, Dr. McKinlay maintains an extensive portfolio of research in community-based epidemiology, male endocrinology, clinical decision-making, health disparities, and healthy public policy.