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Mission

The Cardiovascular Health Research Unit (CHRU) is a joint program of the University of Washington and Group Health. This research program seeks to further the development and application of knowledge related to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Through the collaborative efforts of organizations and researchers based in the Pacific Northwest, CHRU projects are developing innovative approaches to the evaluation of prevention and treatment efforts related to the cardiovascular health of the public. CHRU projects enhance bridges between medicine and public health that foster research on the epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular diseases.

Center Details

Directors: Psaty, Bruce
Siscovick, David
Administrator / Program Manager: Quan, Nancy
Administering College/School: School of Medicine.
School of Public Health. 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Epidemiology. Department of Medicine.