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International Childhood Cohort Consortium (I3C) Outcomes Study

Key Contact: Julia Steinberger, MD | Visit Activity Website

Activity Dates: December 2014-November 2019

Country(ies): Australia, Finland


Contact Information

stein055@umn.edu

Activity Description

Locate and re-recruit up to 40,000 people who were part of childhood studies of cardiovascular disease risk factor studies in the 1970s and 1980s. Obtain medical records from them and adjudicate events to link observed childhood risk factors with adult middle age clinical cardiovascular disease events. This study is part of a broader effort by I3C to learn about risk factor development in CV risk and disease.

Activity Types

Research

Academic Health Center Units

Medical School
     Department of Pediatrics

School of Public Health
     Epidemiology

Other Collaborators

Alan Sinaiko (UMN), Olli Raitikari (Turku University, Young Finns Study), Lydia Bazzano (Bogalusa Study, Tulane University), Alison Venn (CDAH study, Menzies Research Institute, Tasmania), Jessica Woo (Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and The He

Partner Organizations

University of Cincinnati, Tulane University, University of Iowa, Turku University, Menzies Research Institute, Tasmania

Sponsors

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Activity Topics

Cardiovascular Disease, Child Health, Gender

Status

Current