Dr. Ryan’s research focuses on childhood injury prevention and child health disparities. Since 2005 her work has been continuously supported by funding through the National Institutes of Health, including a K23 Career Development Award to study the role of bone health in fractures in African-American children.
Ryan LM, Teach SJ, Ezeibe U, Lall A, Wood R, Chamberlain JM. "Is high weight status associated with pediatric forearm fractures requiring anatomic reduction?" J Investig Med. 2015 Apr;63(4):649-52. doi: 10.1097/JIM.0000000000000185.
Staple LE, O'Connell KJ, Mullan PC, Ryan LM, Wratney AT. "National survey of pediatric emergency medicine fellows on debriefing after medical resuscitations." Pediatr Emerg Care. 2014 Sep 5. [Epub ahead of print]
Ryan LM, Guagliardo M, Teach SJ, Wang J, Marsh JE, Singer SA, Wright JL, Chamberlain JM. "The association between fracture rates and neighborhood characteristics in Washington, DC, children." J Investig Med. 2013 Mar;61(3):558-63. doi: 10.231/JIM.0b013e318280a835.
Ryan LM, Teach SJ, Singer SA, Wood R, Freishtat R, Wright JL, McCarter R, Tosi L, Chamberlain JM. "Bone mineral density and vitamin D status among African American children with forearm fractures." Pediatrics. 2012 Sep;130(3):e553-60. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-0134. Epub 2012 Aug 27.
Ryan LM, Chamberlain JM, Singer SA, Wood R, Tosi LL, Freishtat RJ, Gordish-Dressman H, Teach SJ, Devaney JM. "Genetic influences on vitamin D status and forearm fracture risk in African American children." J Investig Med. 2012 Aug;60(6):902-6.