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Associate Research Scientist, Biosciences Group, University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, and Research Director of CMISST. Dr. Flannagan's research interests include ergonomics in automotive design and crash database analysis. Specifically, she has developed models of driver-selected posture and position in passenger vehicles using statistical and methodological techniques that uniquely apply to modeling occupant accommodation. She has also performed extensive analyses of various crash databases to identify injury patterns and trends and to identify predictors of injuries in different types of crashes. In addition, she often provides statistical expertise to other UMTRI divisions. Dr. Flannagan leads the Center's Statistics & Methods Section.