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.

Directory of All FHS Investigators and Collaborators

  • Hugo Aparicio, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School
  • Rhoda Au, PhD, MBA
    Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Professor of Epidemiology
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Abraham Aviv, MD
    Professor
    Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
    Newark, NJ
  • Alexa Beiser, PhD
    Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Professor of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM
    Co-Director, Echocardiography/Vascular Laboratory
    Framingham Heart Study
    Assistant Provost for Faculty Development
    Boston University Medical Campus
    Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
    Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Susan Cheng, MD, MPH
    Co-Director, Echocardiography Laboratory
    Framingham Heart Study
    Framingham, MA
    Chair, Women’s Cardiovascular Health and Population Science
    Director, Cardiovascular Population Sciences
    Director, Public Health Research
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Nicholas Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Andrea Coviello, MD, MSE
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • L. Adrienne Cupples, PhD
    Professor of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Ralph B. D’Agostino, Sr., PhD
    Senior Statistician, Co-Principal Investigator
    Framingham Heart Study
    Chair, Mathematics and Statistics
    Professor of Mathematics/Statistics, Biostatistics and Epidemiology
    Boston University
    Boston, MA
  • Serkalem Demissie, PhD, MPH
    Associate Professor of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Biostatistician, Division of Population Health and Data Science at the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center [MAVERIC]
    Boston, MA
  • Josée Dupuis, PhD
    Professor of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Merrill Elias, PhD, MPH
    Emeritus Professor of Psychology
    University of Maine
    Orono, ME
  • Patrick Ellinor, MD, PhD
    Cardiologist
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Boston, MA
  • R. Curtis Ellison, MD
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Professor of Epidemiology
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • David Felson, MD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Professor of Epidemiology
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Caroline S. Fox, MD, MPH
    Director, Metabolic Research
    Framingham Heart Study
    Associate Director, Center for Population Studies
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Phil Gona, PhD
    Associate Professor of Biostatistics
    University of Massachusetts Medical School
    Worcester, MA
  • Jayandra J. Himali, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Biostatistics
    Boston, MA
  • Jennifer E. Ho, MD
    Cardiologist
    Boston Medical Center
    Instructor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Paul Jacques, ScD
    Senior Scientist and Director
    Nutritional Epidemiology Laboratory
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging
    Tufts University
    Boston, MA
  • Andrew D. Johnson, PhD
    Investigator and Head, Biomedical Informatics
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Human Genomics Branch
    Framingham, MA
  • Margaret Kelly-Hayes, EdD, RN
    Clinical Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Douglas Kiel, MD, MPH
    Director, Musculoskletal Research Center
    Senior Scientist, Marcus Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife
    Professor of Medicine
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Boston, MA
  • Bernard Kreger, MD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Daniel Levy, MD
    Director, Framingham Heart Study
    Branch Chief, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
    Framingham, MA
  • Joseph M. Massaro, PhD
    Biostatistician
    Framingham Heart Study
    Professor of Biostatistics and Mathematics/Statistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Nicola McKeown, PhD
    Scientist
    Nutritional Epidemiology Program
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging
    Tufts University
    Boston, MA
  • James Meigs, MD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Gary Mitchell, MD
    President, Cardiovascular Engineering, Inc.
    Holliston, MA
  • Joanne M. Murabito, MD, ScM
    Director, Research Examination Center
    Framingham Heart Study
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Christopher Newton-Cheh, MD, MPH
    Cardiologist
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • George O’Connor, MD, MS
    Director, Adult Asthma Program
    Boston Medical Center
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Christopher J. O’Donnell, MD, MPH
    Associate Director
    Framingham Heart Study
    Senior Advisor to the Director of NHLBI for Genome Research
    Chief, Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Human Genomics Branch,
    NHLBI Division of Intramural Research
    Associate Clinical Professor
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Jose Ordovas, PhD
    Senior Scientist and Director
    Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging
    Tufts University
    Boston, MA
  • Joseph Polak, MD, MPH
    Chief, Radiology
    Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
    Professor
    Tufts University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Paula Quatromoni, DSc, RD
    Associate Professor of Nutrition
    Boston University
    Boston, MA
  • Vasan S. Ramachandran, MD
    Principal Investigator and Director
    Co-Director, Echocardiography/Vascular Laboratory
    Framingham Heart Study
    Chief, Section of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Sander J. Robins, MD
    Laboratory Director, Framingham Heart Study
    Professor of Medicine
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Jose Rafael Romero, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
  • Elizabeth (Lisa) J. Samelson, PhD
    Associate Scientist, Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research
    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Claudia L. Satizabal, PhD
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center
    San Antonio, TX
  • Jacob Selhub, PhD
    Senior Scientist and Director
    Vitamin Metabolism Laboratory
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging
    Tufts University
    Boston, MA
  • Sudha Seshadri, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
    Founding Director, Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Professor of Neurology
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center
    San Antonio, TX
  • Greta Lee Splansky, MS
    Director of Operations
    Framingham Heart Study
    Framingham, MA
  • Lisa Sullivan, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics
    Boston University School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Robert Thomas, MD
    Physician
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Assistant Professor
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Connie Tsao, MD, MPH
    Co-Director, Echocardiography Laboratory
    Framingham Heart Study
    Instructor in Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Katherine Tucker, PhD
    Professor of Nutritional Epidemiology
    Northeastern University
    Boston, MA
  • Thomas Wang, MD
    Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
    Physician-in-Chief, Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
    Professor of Medicine
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Nashville, TN
  • Jemma Wilk, DSc
    Associate Director, Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Lead
    Pfizer, Inc.
    Cambridge, MA
  • Philip A. Wolf, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Vanessa Xanthakis, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine and Biostatistics
    Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Yuqing Zhang, MD, DSc
    Professor of Medicine and Public Health
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA