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Linda N. Meurer MD, MPH

Linda N. Meurer MD, MPH


Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Family Medicine
Division: Academic
Program: Interdisciplinary Medical Students

I am willing to mentor a junior faculty member.

Research Experience

  • Meta-Analysis
  • Community-based Participatory Reseach
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Family Practice
  • Leadership Positions

  • Director, Medical Student Summer Research in Aging and Injury
  • Director, Academic Fellowship in Primary Care Research
  • Director, Urban and Community Health Pathway
  • Associate Leader, Discovery Curriculum Scholarly Activities Workgroup
  • MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • Injury Research Center
  • Educational Expertise

  • Community Networks
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Health Education
  • Meta-Analysis
  • Faculty Development
  • Community Partnerships

  • Milwaukee County Department on Aging
  • Walnut Way Conservation Corp
  • Lindsay Heights Neighborhood Health Alliance
  • Fondy Food Center
  • United Community Center
  • Publications

  • Diabetes and hypertension prevalence in homeless adults in the United States: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (Bernstein RS, Meurer LN, Plumb EJ, Jackson JL) Am J Public Health 2015 Feb;105(2):e46-60 PMID 25521899
  • Community-engaged scholarship: meeting scholarly project requirements while advancing community health. (Meurer LN, Diehr S) J Grad Med Educ 2012 Sep;4(3):385-6 PMID 23997889
  • An analysis of elder abuse rates in Milwaukee County. (Thomson MJ, Lietzau LK, Doty MM, Cieslik L, Williams R, Meurer LN) WMJ 2011 Dec;110(6):271-6 PMID 22324203
  • The urban and community health pathway: preparing socially responsive physicians through community-engaged learning. (Meurer LN, Young SA, Meurer JR, Johnson SL, Gilbert IA, Diehr S, Urban and Community Health Pathway Planning Council) Am J Prev Med 2011 Oct;41(4 Suppl 3):S228-36 PMID 21961669
  • Clinical inquiries. What lifestyle changes should we recommend for the patient with newly diagnosed hypertension? (McDonald KC, Blackwell JC, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2006 Nov;55(11):991-3 PMID 17090361
  • Excess mortality caused by medical injury. (Meurer LN, Yang H, Guse CE, Russo C, Brasel KJ, Layde PM) Ann Fam Med 2006 Sep-Oct;4(5):410-6 PMID 17003140
  • Clinical inquiries. What is appropriate management of iron deficiency for young children? (Bhargava S, Meurer LN, Jamieson B, Hunter-Smith D) J Fam Pract 2006 Jul;55(7):629-30 PMID 16822452
  • Clinical inquiries. What is the appropriate use of sunscreen for infants and children? (Meurer LN, Jamieson B, Thurman C) J Fam Pract 2006 May;55(5):437, 440, 444 PMID 16670041
  • Clinical inquiries. What is the best way to diagnose polycystic ovarian syndrome? (Meurer LN, Kroll AP, Jamieson B, Yousefi P) J Fam Pract 2006 Apr;55(4):351-2, 354 PMID 16608676
  • Clinical inquiries. What is the interval for monitoring warfarin therapy once therapeutic levels have been achieved? (Meurer LN, Jamieson B, Guthmann R) J Fam Pract 2005 Feb;54(2):171-2 PMID 15689295
  • Carvedilol superior to metoprolol for preventing death from CHF. (Damitz BA, Lord RW, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2003 Nov;52(11):830-2 PMID 14599369
  • Should patients with coronary disease and high homocysteine take folic acid? (O'Connor JJ, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2003 Jan;52(1):16-8 PMID 12540303
  • Cancer recurrence and mortality in women using hormone replacement therapy: meta-analysis. (Meurer LN, LenĂ¡ S) J Fam Pract 2002 Dec;51(12):1056-62 PMID 12540332
  • Does oral creatine supplementation improve strength? A meta-analysis. (Dempsey RL, Mazzone MF, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2002 Nov;51(11):945-51 PMID 12485548
  • B-type natriuretic peptide is an accurate predictor of heart failure in the emergency department. (O'Connor J, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2002 Oct;51(10):816 PMID 12401145
  • A longitudinal women's health curriculum: a multi-method, multiperspective needs assessment. (Autry AM, Meurer LN, Barnabei VM, Green SS, Johnson-Masotti AP, Otto-Salaj LL, Bragg DS, Treat R, Simpson DE) Am J Obstet Gynecol 2002 Sep;187(3 Suppl):S12-4 PMID 12235431
  • Personal digital assistant for "real time" assessment of women's health in the clinical years. (Autry AM, Simpson DE, Bragg DS, Meurer LN, Barnabei VM, Green SS, Bertling C, Fisher B) Am J Obstet Gynecol 2002 Sep;187(3 Suppl):S19-21 PMID 12235433
  • Angiotensin receptor blockers not equivalent to ACE inhibitors for heart failure. (Slawson JG, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2002 Jun;51(6):508 PMID 12100767
  • Management of Helicobacter pylori infection. (Meurer LN, Bower DJ) Am Fam Physician 2002 Apr 1;65(7):1327-36 PMID 11996414
  • Self-rated health status: a new vital sign for primary care? (Meurer LN, Layde PM, Guse CE) WMJ 2001;100(7):35-9 PMID 11816780
  • What is the diagnostic yield of a standardized sequential clinical evaluation of patients presenting to an emergency department with syncope? (O'Connor J, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2001 Dec;50(12):1020 PMID 11742598
  • Are topical antibiotics effective in treating bacterial conjunctivitis? (Meurer LN, Slawson JG) J Fam Pract 2001 Sep;50(9):801 PMID 11674916
  • Treatment of peptic ulcer disease and nonulcer dyspepsia. (Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2001 Jul;50(7):614-9 PMID 11485712
  • Nurturing students' interest in primary care research through summer training in meta-analysis. (Meurer LN) Acad Med 2001 May;76(5):526 PMID 11346568
  • Are antidepressants effective in the treatment of fibromyalgia, and is this effect independent of depression? (Slawson JG, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 2001 Jan;50(1):14 PMID 11195473
  • What is the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among women taking third-generation oral contraceptives (OCs) in comparison with those taking contraceptives containing levonorgestrel? (Meurer LN, Slawson JG) J Fam Pract 2001 Feb;50(2):108 PMID 11219554
  • Which pharmacologic therapies are effective in preventing acute mountain sickness? (Meurer LN, Slawson JG) J Fam Pract 2000 Nov;49(11):981 PMID 11093560
  • Bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy and the risk of prematurity: a meta-analysis. (Flynn CA, Helwig AL, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 1999 Nov;48(11):885-92 PMID 10907626
  • Research funding article is discussed. (Montgomery R, Meurer LN, Holloway RL) Fam Med 2000 May;32(5):299-300; author reply 300-1 PMID 10820666
  • Oral versus vaginal administration of misoprostol for labor induction. (Bower DJ, Meurer LN) J Fam Pract 1999 Jan;48(1):9-10 PMID 9934371
  • Varicella vaccination strategies. (Meurer LN, Slawson JG) J Fam Pract 1998 Nov;47(5):331-2 PMID 9834759
  • Career satisfaction among family-physician-educators. (Meurer LN, Bower DJ, Rediske VA, Simpson DE, Lawrence SL, Wolkomir MS, Beecher AC) Acad Med 1998 Oct;73(10 Suppl):S70-1 PMID 9795656
  • Integrating information technology training into an established faculty development program. (Meurer LN, Simpson DE) Acad Med 1998 May;73(5):617-8 PMID 9643943
  • New models of health care in the home and in the work site. (Meurer LN, Meurer JR, Holloway R) Am Fam Physician 1997 Aug;56(2):384-6, 389 PMID 9262523
  • Published literature on faculty development programs. (Meurer LN, Morzinski JA) Fam Med 1997 Apr;29(4):248-50 PMID 9110159
  • A profile of family medicine scholarship 1978-1995: an analysis of national presentations. (Holloway RL, Meurer LN) Fam Med 1997 Feb;29(2):124-31 PMID 9048174
  • Clinical problems and counseling for single-parent families. (Meurer JR, Meurer LN, Holloway RL) Am Fam Physician 1996 Sep 1;54(3):864, 867-70 PMID 8784158
  • The state of the literature on primary care specialty choice: where do we go from here? (Meurer LN, Bland CJ, Maldonado G) Acad Med 1996 Jan;71(1):68-77 PMID 8540968
  • A systematic approach to conducting a non-statistical meta-analysis of research literature. (Bland CJ, Meurer LN, Maldonado G) Acad Med 1995 Jul;70(7):642-53 PMID 7612129
  • Determinants of primary care specialty choice: a non-statistical meta-analysis of the literature. (Bland CJ, Meurer LN, Maldonado G) Acad Med 1995 Jul;70(7):620-41 PMID 7612128
  • Influence of medical school curriculum on primary care specialty choice: analysis and synthesis of the literature. (Meurer LN) Acad Med 1995 May;70(5):388-97 PMID 7748384
  • Last update: 05/27/2015