L. Joseph Melton, III, M.D.

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 1973
    Resident - Preventive MedicineUniversity of Michigan School of Public Health
  2. 1971
    MPH - EpidemiologyUniversity of Michigan School of Public Health
  3. 1970
    InternshipUnited States Naval Hospital, Jacksonville, Florida
  4. 1969
    MDLouisiana State University School of Medicine
  5. 1965
    BS - ZoologyLouisiana State University

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Top 5% Cited AuthorsBiology and Biochemistry
  2. 2008
    Mayo CTSA Distinguished Service AwardMayo Foundation
  3. 2005
    Anniversary Classic paperJournal of Bone and Mineral Research
  4. 2005
    International Health Professional of the YearInternational Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England
  5. 2004
    Malott Memorial LectureUniversity of Chicago
  6. 2004
    Mayo Distinguished InvestigatorMayo Foundation
  7. 2004
    America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  8. 2003
    Seminal PaperJournal of Bone and Mineral Research
  9. 2001
    Frederic C. Bartter AwardAmerican Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  10. 2001
    Highly Cited ResearcherInstitute for Scientific Information
  11. 2000
    NominationBest Clinical Research Paper, Bone
  12. 1998
    Bundy LectureshipMayo Clinic in Florida
  13. 1998
    MemberAssociation of American Physicians
  14. 1997
    Karolinska Research Lecture at Nobel ForumKarolinska Institute
  15. 1997
    Distinguished Career AwardMayo Foundation
  16. 1997
    Honorary MemberChilean Society for Bone and Mineral Metabolism
  17. 1996
    Clinician InvestigatorMayo Foundation
  18. 1996
    Honorary MemberHungarian Osteoporosis and Osteoarthrology Society
  19. 1993
    FellowRoyal Society of Medicine
  20. 1991
    Michael M. Eisenberg ProfessorshipMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  21. 1986
    Faculty Service AwardMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  22. 1983
    FellowAmerican Epidemiological Society
  23. 1982
    Towsley Memorial LectureMidland Hospital Center
  24. 1981
    Career Development AwardNational Institutes of Health
  25. 1979
    American Men and Women of ScienceCengage Learning, Gale
  26. 1978
    Sigma XiMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  27. 1976
    Donald H. Gaylor AwardAssociation of Military Surgeons of the United States
  28. 1976
    Honor Award for the Outstanding Film: Tuberculin TestingFilm Program, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States
  29. 1973
    Certificate of CommendationUnited States Navy
  30. 1965
    Phi Kappa PhiLouisiana State University
  31. 1963
    Phi Kappa SigmaLouisiana State University
  32. 1962
    Landgrant ScholarLouisiana State University
  33. 1962
    SemifinalistNational Merit Scholarship
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Professional memberships

  1. 2012 - 2014
    MemberInternal Advisory Group, Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  2. 2012 - 2013
    ChairInternal Advisory Group, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  3. 2010
    Emeritus MemberRoyal Society of Medicine
  4. 2009
    MemberScience of Health Care Delivery Oversight Group, Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  5. 2009
    MemberSearch Committee for Head, Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  6. 2008 - 2014
    MemberMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  7. 2008
    Vice ChairNovel Methodology Award Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  8. 2008
    Vice ChairScholarly Opportunity Awards Review Panel, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  9. 2008
    MemberDepartment of Health Sciences Research
  10. 2008
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  11. 2008
    ChairOsteoporosis Assessment, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  12. 2007 - 2009
    ChairScientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  13. 2007 - 2009
    MemberScientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  14. 2007 - 2009
    MemberScience of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  15. 2007 - 2008
    ChairResearch Resources Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  16. 2007 - 2008
    MemberResearch Resources Executive Committee, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  17. 2007 - 2008
    MemberResearch Return on Investment Committee
  18. 2007 - 2008
    MemberAd Hoc Review Panel for Native Web Program
  19. 2007
    ChairQuality Innovations Program Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  20. 2007
    ChairProtocol Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  21. 2007
    ChairNovel Methodology Award Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  22. 2007
    MemberHealth Services Research Workgroup on Optimization of Mayo's Research Investment Return
  23. 2006 - 2013
    MemberBoard of Scientific Directors, Rochester Epidemiology Project, Department of Health Sciences Research
  24. 2006 - 2009
    MemberPhysician's Guide Committee, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  25. 2006 - 2008
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  26. 2006 - 2007
    MemberEthical Conduct of Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  27. 2006
    Abstract ReviewerWorld Congress on Osteoporosis, International Osteoporosis Foundation
  28. 2006
    Abstract ReviewerWorld Congress on Osteoporosis, Chicago
  29. 2005 - 2006
    Expert PanelistTreatments for Osteoporosis, Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  30. 2005
    MemberAd Hoc Inquiry Committee
  31. 2005
    MemberReporting Advisory Group, Minnesota Community Measurement Project
  32. 2005
    MemberConsensus Development Panel, International Society for Clinical Densitometry
  33. 2004 - 2005
    Temporary AdvisorWorld Health Organization
  34. 2004 - 2005
    MemberStudy Group on Assessment of Osteoporosis, World Health Organization
  35. 2004
    MemberClinical RFA Review Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  36. 2004
    MemberAd Hoc Panel, Minnesota Community Measurement Project
  37. 2004
    MemberExternal Review Board, Poison Prevention and Control, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  38. 2004
    MemberAd Hoc Review Panel, MN Community Measurement Project, Minnesota Medical Association
  39. 2003 - 2007
    MemberLongitudinal Data on Aging Working Group, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  40. 2003 - 2005
    MemberMentoring Subcommittee, Education Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  41. 2003 - 2005
    MemberSteering Committee, Program on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine
  42. 2003
    MemberEmeritus, American Epidemiological Society
  43. 2003
    MemberSteering Committee, Total Army Injury and Health Outcomes Database, U.S. Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine
  44. 2003
    MemberNational Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Forum
  45. 2003 - present
    MemberEndocrine Research Committee, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  46. 2002 - 2006
    MemberInternal Advisory Committee, Breast Cancer Research Program, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester
  47. 2002 - 2006
    MemberInternal Advisory Committee, Pancreatic Cancer Research Program, Advisory Committee
  48. 2002 - 2004
    MemberSearch Committee, Consultant in Division of Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research
  49. 2002 - 2004
    Coordinating AuthorSurgeon General's Report on Osteoporosis and Bone Health
  50. 2002
    MemberSearch Committee for Chair of Division of Biostatistics, Division of Biostatistics, Department of Health Sciences Research
  51. 2002
    MemberSearch Committee for Chair of Division of Biostatistics, Section of Biostatistics, Department of Health Sciences Research
  52. 2001 - 2003
    MemberHIPAA Coordinating Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  53. 2001 - 2003
    MemberOsteoporosis Epidemiology, Program Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  54. 2001
    MemberSearch Committee for Chair of Department of Health Sciences Research, Department of Health Sciences Research
  55. 2001
    MemberInternational Organizing Committee, First International Conference on Osteoporosis in Men, Sienna
  56. 2000
    Expert PanelistDiagnosis and Management of Osteoporosis, Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  57. 2000
    MemberOrganizing Committee, World Congress on Osteoporosis, Chicago
  58. 2000
    MemberStudy Group on the Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions at the Start of the New Millennium, World Health Organization
  59. 1999 - 2005
    MemberInternational Bone and Mineral Society
  60. 1999
    MemberEducation Committee, Clinical Research Training Program
  61. 1999 - present
    MemberInterdisciplinary Women's Health Research Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  62. 1998 - 2009
    MemberAssociation of American Physicians
  63. 1998
    ChairAd Hoc Review Committee, National Institutes of Health
  64. 1997 - 2003
    MemberAdvisory Committee, CardioVision 2020
  65. 1997 - 1999
    MemberSearch Committee, Consultant in Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research
  66. 1997 - 1998
    MemberPopulation Health Assessment Work Group, Minnesota Department of Health
  67. 1997
    MemberResearch Authorization Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  68. 1997
    ConsultantRadiological Devices Panel, Food and Drug Administration
  69. 1997
    MemberOrganizing Committee, International Symposium on Osteoporosis, Washington
  70. 1997
    MemberRadiological Devices Panel, Food and Drug Administration
  71. 1997 - present
    MemberBone Core Group, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  72. 1997 - present
    Honorary MemberChilean Society for Bone and Mineral Metabolism
  73. 1997 - present
    MemberChilean Society for Bone and Mineral Metabolism
  74. 1996 - 1998
    MemberBoard of Trustees, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  75. 1996 - 1997
    MemberMedical Confidentiality Work Group, Mayo Clinic Committees
  76. 1996 - 1997
    MemberLong-Term Care Project, University of Maryland, Baltimore
  77. 1996
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Fifth International Symposium on Osteoporosis, Amsterdam
  78. 1996
    MemberBone Density Screening Work Group, Institute for Clinical Systems Integration
  79. 1996
    MemberExternal Review Board, Mortality of Veteran Participants in the CROSSROADS Nuclear Test, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  80. 1996 - present
    Honorary MemberHungarian Osteoporosis and Osteoarthrology Society
  81. 1996 - present
    MemberHungarian Osteoporosis and Osteoarthrology Society
  82. 1995
    ChairAd Hoc Review Committee, National Institutes of Health
  83. 1994 - 2005
    MemberNational Osteoporosis Data Group, National Institutes of Health
  84. 1994 - 1998
    MemberDiversity in Clinical Research Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  85. 1994 - 1997
    MemberCouncil on Epidemiology, American Heart Association
  86. 1994 - 1995
    PresidentMayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  87. 1994
    MemberCommissioner's Advisory Work Group on Health Data Initiatives, Minnesota Department of Health
  88. 1993 - 2010
    MemberRoyal Society of Medicine
  89. 1993
    MemberTissue Storage Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  90. 1993
    MemberProgram Committee, Fourth International Symposium on Osteoporosis
  91. 1993
    MemberOrganizing Subcommittee, XVIII ILAR Congress of Rheumatology, Barcelona
  92. 1992 - 1996
    MemberMembership Committee, Mayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  93. 1992 - 1996
    MemberExecutive Committee, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  94. 1992 - 1995
    MemberElectoral Committee, Mayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  95. 1992 - 1994
    MemberMembership Committee, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  96. 1992 - 1994
    ChairMembership Committee, Mayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  97. 1992 - 1993
    MemberMayo Molecular Genetics Program
  98. 1992 - 1993
    MemberAdvisory Committee, Mayo Molecular Genetics Program
  99. 1992 - 1993
    MemberData Collection Advisory Committee, Minnesota Department of Health
  100. 1992
    MemberImplementation Committee, Human Molecular Genetics Program
  101. 1992
    MemberStudy Group on the Assessment of the Risk of Osteoporotic Fracture and Its Role in Screening, World Health Organization
  102. 1992
    MemberTemporary Advisor, World Health Organization
  103. 1991 - 2006
    MemberScientific Program Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  104. 1991 - 2006
    MemberProgram Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  105. 1991 - 1999
    MemberScientific Advisory Committee, Mayo Cerebrovascular Clinical Research Center
  106. 1991 - 1996
    ChairClinical Guidelines Committee, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  107. 1991 - 1996
    MemberClinical Guidelines Committee, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  108. 1991 - 1992
    MemberSearch Committee, Consultant in Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research
  109. 1991
    ChairEpidemiology and Data Systems Panel, National Plan Task Force, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
  110. 1991
    MemberNational Plan Task Force, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  111. 1990 - 1998
    MemberNational Institute of Health Reviewers Reserve, National Institutes of Health
  112. 1990 - 1995
    Advisory Panel MemberPolicy Issues in the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress
  113. 1990 - 1995
    MemberPolicy Issues in the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress
  114. 1990 - 1991
    MemberMayo Asymptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial, Mayo Clinic Committees
  115. 1990 - 1991
    MemberExternal Monitoring Committee, Mayo Asymptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial, Mayo Clinic Committees
  116. 1990
    FacultyFaculty, Summer Institute in Research on Aging, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  117. 1990
    MemberFaculty, Summer Institute in Research on Aging, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  118. 1990
    MemberConsensus Development Conference Panel, Osteoporosis-Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment, National Institutes of Health
  119. 1990
    MemberExternal Review Board, Setting Priorities for Research in Hip Fracture, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  120. 1989 - 1999
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  121. 1989 - 1996
    MemberEducation Committee, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  122. 1989 - 1990
    ChairSearch Committee, Section Head, Health Care Evaluation, Department of Health Sciences Research
  123. 1989 - 1990
    MemberResearch Committee, Mayo Center for Nursing
  124. 1989 - 1990
    MemberSearch Committee for the Director of Research, Mayo Center for Nursing
  125. 1989 - 1990
    MemberHealth Care Evaluation, Department of Health Sciences Research
  126. 1989 - 1990
    MemberSearch Committee, Section Head, Health Care Evaluation, Department of Health Sciences Research
  127. 1989 - 1990
    MemberSearch Committee, Section Head, General Internal Medicine Research Unit, Division of General Internal Medicine
  128. 1989 - 1990
    ChairGeriatrics and Gerontology Review Committee-C, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  129. 1989 - 1990
    MemberDiagnostic Standards Task Force, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  130. 1989 - 1990
    MemberCommittee on Health Promotion and Disability Prevention, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  131. 1989
    MemberClinical Training and Education Task Force, Research Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  132. 1988 - 1996
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  133. 1988 - 1995
    MemberCancer Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  134. 1988 - 1990
    MemberThe American Council on Science and Health
  135. 1988 - 1990
    MemberBoard of Scientific Advisors, The American Council on Science and Health
  136. 1988 - 1989
    MemberBone Densitometry Reimbursement Task Force, National Osteoporosis Foundation
  137. 1988 - 1989
    MemberExternal Review Board, National Health Objectives for the Year 2000, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  138. 1987 - 1994
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  139. 1987 - 1992
    MemberStatistical Resources Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  140. 1987 - 1989
    MemberDivision of Biomedical Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research
  141. 1987
    MemberDepartment of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
  142. 1987
    MemberChair Search Committee, Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
  143. 1987
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
  144. 1987
    ChairAd Hoc Review Committee, National Institutes of Health
  145. 1987 - present
    MemberDivision of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research
  146. 1986 - 1990
    MemberNational Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  147. 1986 - 1990
    MemberGeriatrics and Gerontology Review Committee-C, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  148. 1985 - 1998
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  149. 1985 - 1997
    MemberFoundation for Health Care Evaluation
  150. 1984 - 2007
    MemberAd Hoc Review Committee, National Institutes of Health
  151. 1984 - 1990
    MemberExecutive Committee, Mayo Digestive Diseases Center
  152. 1984 - 1985
    MemberExecutive Committee, Minnesota Diabetes Control Project
  153. 1983 - 2009
    MemberAmerican Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  154. 1983 - 2003
    FellowAmerican Epidemiological Society
  155. 1983 - 2003
    MemberAmerican Epidemiological Society
  156. 1983 - 1997
    MemberInternational Diabetes Epidemiology Group
  157. 1983 - 1996
    MemberSociety for Social Medicine
  158. 1983 - 1985
    MemberEndocrine Research Committee, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  159. 1983 - 1984
    Membership SecretaryInternational Epidemiology Association
  160. 1982 - 1986
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  161. 1982 - 1985
    MemberMultidisciplinary Statistics and Epidemiology Review Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  162. 1982 - 1985
    MemberExpert Committee on Assessment of Diabetes Data, National Diabetes Data Group
  163. 1981 - 2006
    MemberAmerican College of Epidemiology
  164. 1981 - 1998
    MemberMinnesota Department of Health
  165. 1981 - 1989
    MemberAmerican Diabetes Association
  166. 1981 - 1989
    MemberCouncil on Epidemiology and Statistics, American Diabetes Association
  167. 1981 - 1986
    MemberMinnesota Diabetes Control Project
  168. 1981 - 1986
    MemberSteering Committee, Minnesota Diabetes Control Project
  169. 1981 - 1985
    MemberAssociation of Teachers of Preventive Medicine
  170. 1981
    MemberStatewide Cancer Surveillance, Minnesota Department of Health
  171. 1981
    MemberTechnical Advisory Committee, Statewide Cancer Surveillance, Minnesota Department of Health
  172. 1980 - 1988
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  173. 1980 - 1981
    ChairResearch Committee, Department of Health Sciences Research
  174. 1980 - 1981
    MemberHuman Studies Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  175. 1979 - 1986
    MemberFirst Year Curriculum Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  176. 1979 - 1983
    MemberResidency Advisory Committee, Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  177. 1979 - 1980
    MemberCoordinating Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  178. 1979 - present
    MemberMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  179. 1978 - 2007
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  180. 1977 - 2004
    MemberInternational Epidemiology Association
  181. 1977 - 1984
    MemberAmerican Cancer Society
  182. 1977 - 1984
    MemberMinnesota Division, American Cancer Society
  183. 1977 - 1984
    MemberProfessional Education Committee, Minnesota Division, American Cancer Society
  184. 1977 - 1980
    MemberEpidemiology Committee, Minnesota Division, American Cancer Society
  185. 1975 - 1998
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  186. 1975 - 1981
    MemberAmerican Public Health Association
  187. 1974 - 2010
    MemberAmerican College of Preventive Medicine
  188. 1974 - 2004
    MemberSociety for Epidemiologic Research
  189. 1974 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Preventive Medicine
  190. 1973 - 1977
    MemberAssociation of Military Surgeons
  191.  
    ChairAd Hoc Inquiry Committee
  192.  
    ChairEthical Conduct of Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  193.  
    ChairClinical RFA Review Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  194.  
    ChairSearch Committee for Chair of Division of Biostatistics, Division of Biostatistics, Department of Health Sciences Research
  195.  
    ChairSearch Committee for Chair of Division of Biostatistics, Section of Biostatistics, Department of Health Sciences Research
  196.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  197.  
    ChairOsteoporosis Epidemiology, Program Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  198.  
    Host1997 Annual Meeting, American Epidemiological Society
  199.  
    MemberExternal Advisory Board, Long-Term Care Project, University of Maryland, Baltimore
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Publications