Elaine Dennison, MB BChir Cantab, MA, MSc, FRCP, PhD

The University of Southampton

Professor Elaine Dennison is Professor of Musculoskeletal Epidemiology and Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology within Medicine at the University of Southampton. Having worked as a Principal Investigator of the Hertfordshire Cohort Study for many years, her research interest centres around musculoskeletal aging, specifically osteoporosis and osteoarthritis and their links with sarcopenia. Based at the MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Centre, she is particularly interested in how events early in life interact with adult lifestyle factors to determine how we age. Professor Dennison is author of over 420 journal articles and sits on a number of editorial boards. She is a member of the IOF Committee of Scientific Advisers and has been part of a number of working groups focused on OA.