Cardiometabolic Health


The research of the following faculty emphasizes Cardiometabolic Health:

Joseph Braun Annie Gjelsvik
Chuck Eaton Karl Kelsey
Alison Field Simin Liu
Eric Loucks Stephen McGarvey
Greg Wellenius Wen-Chih (Hank) Wu

Current Projects

  • HOME Study
  • Cardiovascular health effects of ambient air pollution in the Women's Health Initiative
  • Cardiovascular health effects of indoor air pollution in Western Kenya and Hyderabad, India.
  • Adiposity and Cardiometabolic Health among Samoans
  • Women’s Health Initiative
  • Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA_Brasil)
  • Northern China Famine Study of Families
  • Wuhan Birth Cohort
  • Shanghai Obesity and Diabetes Study (S.O.S.)
  • Consortium of Asian Cardiometabolic Clinical Assessment Trial (CACAT)
  • Framingham Heart Study
  • Jackson Heart Study
  • New England Family Study
  • Mindfulness-Based Blood Pressure Reduction (MB-BP)
  • CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Adults)


PHP 2018: Epidemiology of Cardiometabolic Health
PHP 1500: Global Health Nutrition 
CVD and Endocrine Grandrounds, CVI