University of Minnesota

Origins of the NHI

Year: 2002
Location: Chicago, Illinois

Pioneer clinical researcher in atherosclerosis, became an early leader of CVD epidemiology. He is interviewed by Darwin Labarthe.

Stamler describes the initial efforts of the new National Heart Institute to gather information and collaboration to define the trends in CVD and the central role of James Watt in institutionalizing an epidemiological component of NHI researches.

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