Program in Epidemiology/Minority Health Research


Director: Martha L. Daviglus MD, PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
Executive Director, Institute for Minority Health Research
Professor of Medicine

UIC's Institute for Minority Health Research in the College of Medicine, and of the Chicago research site for the national Hispanic Community Heath Study/Study of Latinos, Dr. Davilgus leads the largest, most in-depth observational cohort study, of this fast-growing minority population, which is making great strides in identification of multiple cardiovascular risk factors.