CVD Training

University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology
Cardiovascular Training Grant

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Our training program offers multiple opportunities to pursue training in a variety of areas including Vascular aging , high risk populations like diabetes, international health, women's health, and genetics. A particular focus in on early cardiovascular disease that can be detected through non-invasive evaluation of the vasculature. This focuses on the Department of Epidemiology Ultrasound Research Laboratory, a facility provides research-quality ultrasound evaluations for approximately 2,000 study participants annually.

Also unique to this training program is the requirement of a remote training project that allows the trainees to develop collaborations with investigators across the US as well as internationally.

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