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Members:

Indrani Halder, PhD

Assistant Professor, Cardiology
623 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Email: inh2@pitt.edu



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THE THREE MOST SIGNIFICANT QUESTIONS THAT DEFINE YOUR RESEARCH PROGRAM:
What are the genetic and genomic causes of racial differences in diseases?

Do biological and psychological risk factors of cardiovascular diseases have a shared genetic etiology?

How do genes interact with behaviors and psychological states to cause/lead to cardiovascular diseases?

FIVE KEYWORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOUR AREAS OF INTEREST:
Genetic ancestry, gene-by-environment interactions, population genetics, genomics, biobehavioral genetics

TECHNIQUES, MODELS, METHODS, ANALYTIC APPROACHES, ETC:

Statistical genetics, admixture mapping, GWAS, biostatics, bioinformatics