The Framingham Heart Study is a project of Boston University & the National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute.
The Framingham Heart Study is a project of Boston University & the National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute.

Research Review Committees

Executive Committee

Chairs
Vasan Ramachandran, MD, Principal Investigator and Director, Framingham Heart Study
Daniel Levy, MD, Director, Framingham Heart Study

Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM
Andrew D. Johnson, PhD
Martin Larson, SD
Joanne Murabito, MD
George Papanicolaou, PhD

Ex officio
Greta Lee Splansky

Contacts
Greta Lee Splansky (gretalee@bu.edu) or
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

Research and Publications Committee

Chairs
Martin Larson, SD
Joanne Murabito, MD

Emelia Benjamin, MD, ScM
Ralph D’Agostino, PhD
Curtis Ellison, MD
David Felson, MD
Daniel Levy, MD
Vasan Ramachandran, MD

Contact
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

Laboratory Committees

Laboratory Operations Subcommittee

Chair
Joel Henderson, MD

Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM
Martin Larson, SD
Vasan Ramachandran, MD
Patrice Sutherland

Contact
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

Laboratory Review Subcommittee

Chair
Russell V. Luepker, MD, MS

Lorin Bachmann, PhD
Joel Henderson, MD
Andrew D. Johnson, PhD
Anthony Killeen, MD, PhD
Vasan Ramachandran, MD
Russ Tracey, PhD
George Papanicolaou, PhD

Patrice Sutherland

Contact
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

DNA Committee

Chair
Jeffery O’Connell, PhD

Molly Bray, PhD
L. Adrienne Cupples, PhD
Daniel Levy, MD
Christopher Newton-Cheh, MD, MPH
George O’Connor, MD
Karen Conneelly, PhD

Contact
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

Genetics Steering Committee

Co-Chairs
Andrew Johnson, PhD
Nancy Heard-Costa, PhD

Josée Dupuis, PhD
Nancy Heard-Costa, PhD
Cashell Jacquish, PhD
Honghuang Lin, PhD
Ching-Ti Liu, PhD
Kathy Lunetta, PhD
Chunyu Liu, PhD
Vasan Ramachandran, MD

Contact
Heather Arruda (harruda@bu.edu)

External Peer Review Committee

Co-Chairs
Adolfo Correa, MD PhD
Donald Lloyd-Jones, MD ScM

George T. O’Connor, MD

Contacts
Greta Lee Splansky (gretalee@bu.edu) or
Michelle St. Paul (mstpaul@bu.edu)

Framingham Ancillary Investigator Steering Committee

Co-Chairs
Susan Cheng, MD
Jane E Freedman, MD

Contacts
Greta Lee Splansky (gretalee@bu.edu)

Observational Studies Monitoring Board

Chair
Russell Luepker, MD

Pamela S. Douglas, MD
Philip Greenland, MD
James Neaton, PhD
Svati Shah, MD
Lewis J. Smith, MD
Jason Umans, MD
Alexander Wilson, PhD

Boston University Medical Campus Institutional Review Board

Director, Matthew Ogrodnik, MS, CIP

Contact
617-358-5372