Kidney Precision Medicine Project Study (KPMP)

The KPMP is supported by the The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) PIs: Jonathan Himmelfarb and Matthias Kretzler CHSCC Project Lead: Robyn L. McClelland CHSCC Project Director: Kristina Blank

Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS)

A study of risk factors for cardiovascular disease in adults 65 years or older. The CHS is sponsored by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) PI: Bruce PsatyProgram Director: Mary Lou Biggs

Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) is an observational study involving more than 6,000 men and women from six communities in the United States. The MESA is sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Participants in MESA are seen at clinics in the…


MESA-MIND is brain health focused ancillary study to The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. The MESA Mind is sponsored by the National Institute of Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) PI: Craig JohnsonCHSCC Project Director: Sandi Shrager

Dog Aging Project (DAP)

The Dog Aging Project is an innovative initiative that brings together a community of dogs, owners, veterinarians, researchers, and volunteers to carry out the most ambitious canine health study in the world. The Dog Aging Project will follow tens of thousands of companion dogs for ten years in order to…