Cardiovascular Health Research Unit

Will Longstreth, MD

Professor of Neurology
Chief of HMC Neurology
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology

wlu.washington.edu

Education

MPH, University of Washington 1982
MD, University of Pennsylvania 1975


Interests

Neuroepidemiology
cerebrovascular disease



Publications

Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk.  Ehret GB, Munroe PB, Rice KM, Bochud M, Johnson AD, Chasman DI, Smith AV, Tobin MD, Verwoert GC, Hwang SJ, Pihur V, Vollenweider P, O'Reilly PF, Amin N, Bragg-Gresham JL, Teumer A, Glazer NL, Launer L, Zhao JH, Aulchenko Y, Heath S, et al. Nature. 2011 Sep 11;478(7367):103-9. PMID:21909115

S Debette, JC Bis, M Fornage, H Schmidt, MA Ikram, et. al. Genome-wide association studies of MRI-defined brain infarcts: meta-analysis from the CHARGE Consortium. Stroke 41, 210-7 (2010). PMID:20044523

MA Ikram, S Seshadri, JC Bis, M Fornage, AL DeStefano, et. al. Genomewide association studies of stroke. N Engl J Med 360, 1718-28 (2009). PMID:19369658