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The Chicago Field Center is located at Northwestern University's Department of Preventive Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine. For participants’ recruitment a partnership was established with the University of Illinois at Chicago's Midwest Latino Health Research, Training, and Policy Center at the Jane Addams College of Social Work.

Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Department of Preventive
Medicine (NU)
University of Illinois
at Chicago (UIC)
University of Illinois at Chicago

The Chicago Field Center's Leadership:

Martha L. Daviglus, MD, PhD, Principal Investigator. She is Professor of Preventive Medicine and Medicine (Geriatrics) at Northwestern University’s Department of Preventive Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Daviglus research activities focus on the epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Martha L. Daviglus
Aida L. Giachello, PhD, Co-Principal Investigator, Founder and past Director of the Midwest Latino Health Research, Training, and Policy Center at University of Illinois at Chicago, is now Professor at Northwestern University Department of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Giachello research is in Hispanic/Latino/minority health disparities such as diabetes, CVD, asthma, and cancer. Aida L. Giachello
Kiang Liu, PhD, Co-Principal Investigator, is Professor and Associate Chair for Research at Northwestern University's Department of Preventive Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Liu's research interests are in cardiovascular epidemiology and statistical methodology for epidemiologic research. Kiang Liu

Co-Investigators and Consultants include:

Sujata L. Archer, PhD, NU
Virginia Bishop, PhD, NU
Mercedes R Carnethon, PhD, NU
Pablo Denes, MD, NU
Sumitrajit Dhar, PhD, NU
David Green, MD, NU
Ronald Hershow, MD, MPH, UIC
Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, MD, NU
Mary McDermott, MD, NU
Lewis J. Smith, MD, NU
Jeremiah Stamler, MD, NU
Lu Tian, PhD, NU
Linda Van Horn, PhD, NU
Phillis Zee, MD, NU
James P. Choca, PhD, Roosevelt University
Shirley Beaver, PhD, Kennedy King College
Victoria Persky, MD, UIC
Ana Diez-Roux, MD, PhD, MPH, University of Michigan
Esther Sciammarella, MS, Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition


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