Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Statistics, 1981.
Statistical methods in epidemiology and human genetics; survival analysis; statistics in animal carcinogenicity testing.
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A genome-wide association study of early menopause and the combined impact of identified variants.. Human molecular genetics.. 2013.
Associations of plasma phospholipid and dietary alpha linolenic acid with incident atrial fibrillation in older adults: the cardiovascular health study.. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2(1):e003814.. 2013.
Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 11 new loci for anthropometric traits and provides insights into genetic architecture.. Nature genetics. 45(5):501-12.. 2013.
A meta-analysis identifies new loci associated with body mass index in individuals of African ancestry.. Nature genetics. 45(6):690-6.. 2013.
Genome-Wide Association Study of Retinopathy in Individuals without Diabetes.. PloS one. 8(2):e54232.. 2013.
Association of Body Mass Index, Diabetes, Hypertension, and Blood Pressure Levels with Risk of Permanent Atrial Fibrillation.. Journal of general internal medicine.. 2012.
FTO genotype is associated with phenotypic variability of body mass index.. Nature. 490(7419):267-72.. 2012.
Associations of processed meat and unprocessed red meat intake with incident diabetes: the Strong Heart Family Study.. The American journal of clinical nutrition. 95(3):752-8.. 2012.
Circulating and dietary α-linolenic acid and incidence of congestive heart failure in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study.. The American journal of clinical nutrition. 96(2):269-74.. 2012.
Genetic variation in proinflammatory cytokines IL6, IL6R, TNF-region, and TNFRSF1A and risk of breast cancer.. Breast cancer research and treatment. 129(3):887-899.. 2011.