College of Public Health students graduating

Daniela Moga MD, PhD

Department: Epidemiology

Title: Assistant Professor

Email Address:

Phone: (859) 323-9682

Location: College of Pharmacy, 241

CV: Moga, Daniela CV Feb 2016.pdf

Dr. Moga is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science and an affiliated faculty member in the Institute for Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy (IPOP). She also holds a joint appointment as Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology in the College of Public Health.

Dr. Moga received her M.D. and residency training in Epidemiology and Public Health from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, and her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Iowa.

Research Interests

Dr. Moga's areas of interest include pharmacoepidemiology and health outcomes research. Currently, her focus is on evaluating medication use and effects, including quality of life among the elderly with multiple comorbid conditions and/or in long-term care.

Selected Honors

  • Milford E. Barnes Award for Academic Excellence in Epidemiology (2012)
  • Delta Omega Honor Society in Public Health (2012)
  • Peter Isacson Scholarship in Cancer Epidemiology (2008)
  • Merck Pre-Doctoral Fellowship in Pharmacoepidemiology (2007)

Selected Publications/Presentations

DC. Moga, ES. Brouwer, E. Ekinci, X. Zhang. Evaluation of Pharmacological Management for Type 2 Diabetes Post-Myocardial Infarction. Value Health. 2013 May;16(3):A277. Epub 2013 May 3.

M. Sohn, DC. Moga, J. Talbert. Mental Comorbidity and In-Hospital Mortality Among Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction. Value Health. 2013 May;16(3):A58. Epub 2013 May 3.

DC. Moga, R. Carnahan, BC. Lund, J. Pendergast, RB. Wallace, J. Torner, Y. Li, E. Chrischilles. Risks and Benefits of Bladder Antimuscarinics among Elderly Residents of Veterans Affairs Community Living Centers.  JAMDA. 2013 Epub ahead of print

M. Abramoff, J. Folk , D. Han , J. Walker , D. Williams , S. Russell , P. Massin , B. Cochener , P. Gain , Li Tang , M. Lamard , DC. Moga, G. Quellec , M. Niemeijer. Automated Analysis of Retinal Images Compared to Readings by Retinal Specialists in Detecting the Need for Referral for Diabetic Retinopathy. JAMA Ophthalmology. 2013; 131(3): 351-7.

M. Christopher, DC. Moga, SR. Russell, JC. Folk, T. Scheetz, MD. Abràmoff. Validation of tablet-based evaluation of color fundus images. Retina. 2012 Sep;32(8):1629-35.

AV. Dumitrescu, DC. Moga,  SQ. Longmuir, RJ. Olson, AV. Drack. Prevalence and Characteristics of Abnormal Head Posture in Children with Down Syndrome A 20-Year Retrospective, Descriptive Review. Ophthalmology. 2011 Sep;118(9):1859-64.

LM. Suciu, M. Cucerea, DC. Moga, L. Pușcașiu, B. Szabó. Do Differences in Perinatal Interventions Explain Variation in Mortality and Morbidity Rates of Extremely Low Birth Weight Neonates? Acta Medica Marisiensis.  2010:56( 2)

EA. Chrischilles, J. Pendergast, K. Kahn, RB. Wallace, DC. Moga, D. Harrington, C. Kiefe,   J. Weeks, D. West, S. Yousuf Zafar, R H. Fletcher. Adverse Events Among Elders Receiving Chemotherapy for Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: A Report from the Cancer Care Outcomes Research and Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS). J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(4):620-627.

DC.Moga, EA. Chrischilles, RB. Wallace, J. Pendergast, J. Mills, E. Schaefer, K. Kahn, R.  Fletcher. Age Differences In Pre-Treatment Acute Morbidity In Patients Selected For Chemotherapy For Advanced Lung Cancer In The Cancors Cohort. Annals of Epidemiology.2008;18(9);718-719.