Principal Investigators and Study Sites
Project Office
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute – Bethesda, MD

Jacqueline Wright, DrPH
ARIC Coordinating Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

David Couper, PhD

Wayne Rosamond, PhD
ARIC Field Centers
Forsyth County Field Center – Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Gerardo Heiss, MD

Lynne Wagenknecht, DrPH
Jackson Field Center - University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

Tom Mosley Jr., PhD
Minneapolis Suburbs Field Center – University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Aaron Folsom, MD
Washington County Field Center - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Joe Coresh, MD, PhD
ARIC Collaborating Centers
Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Center - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

Sally Stearns, PhD
Echocardiogram Reading Center - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Scott Solomon, MD
Atherosclerosis Laboratory - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Christie Ballantyne, MD
Genetics Laboratory - University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Eric Boerwinkle, PhD
DLCO Reading Center - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC

Stephanie London, MD, DrPH
ECG Reading Center - EPICARE- Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, NC

Elsayed Soliman, MD
Pulmonary Function Reading Center – Athens, GA

John Hankinson, PhD
Pulse Wave Velocity Reading Center - University of Texas, Austin, TX

Hirofumi Tanaka, PhD
ECG Reading Center: Surveillance - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Henry Blackburn,
Clinical Chemistry Laboratory - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

John Eckfeldt, MD
MRI Reading Center - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Clifford Jack, MD
MRI Vascular Reading Center - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Bruce Wasserman, MD
Retinal Reading Center - University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Ronald Klein, MD, MPH

Barbara Klein, MD, MPH