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Christine Lary

Research Associate Professor

Christine Lary is a research associate professor at the Roux Institute and the Bouve College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University. Prior to joining Northeastern, Lary was a faculty scientist at the MaineHealth Institute for Research for ten years and an assistant professor of Biostatistics at the University of Alabama Birmingham prior to that.

Lary’s independent research is focused on musculoskeletal genomics and aging, where she uses a diverse set of epidemiological and bioinformatics approaches to make novel discoveries about complex disease. She also serves as a biostatistician and bioinformatician in numerous collaborations. Lary earned her doctorate in Bioinformatics and Statistics from North Carolina State University, has a master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from Cornell University.

She currently lives in Yarmouth with her husband, two daughters, and two chocolate Labrador retrievers. She enjoys running, hiking, cycling, and boating with her family.