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Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Training Program

Current Trainees

NAME

TRAINING PROGRAM

EMAIL

RESEARCH INTERESTS

MATT BLUM

MHS

Mblum10@jhmi.edu

Renal and environmental health.

MOIRA DIFFERDING

PhD

mdiffer1@jhu.edu

The role of the gut microbiome in cardiovascular and metabolic health.

NATALIE MALEK

PhD

ndaya1@jh.edu

Improving the ascertainment and measurement of cardiovascular lifestyle risk factors and other important exposures in epidemiologic studies. The study of novel biomarkers and diagnostics relevant to diabetes and its complications.

FRANCESCA MARINO, BS

PhD

fmarino1@jhmi.edu

Cognitive aging; physical activity & frailty; chronic cardiovascular conditions & aging.

SCOTT MU, MD

Postdoctoral Fellow (MHS) smu4@jhmi.edu

Hospitalization outcomes, thoracic and cardiothoracic surgical outcomes, incorporating data science techniques.

ALESSANDRO ORLANDO, MPH PhD alessandro.orlando@jhmi.edu

Identifying predictors of intervention after traumatic brain injuries. This includes examining the associations between cardiovascular health and long and short-term neurological outcomes following traumatic brain injuries. I am also interested in examining how cardiovascular health impacts age-related cerebral atrophy.

LAURA SKOW PhD lskow1@jhmi.edu

The role of vascular risk factors and disease throughout mid- and late-life in informing the connection between mobility and cognition in late-life.

VALERIE SULLIVAN, PhD, RDN Postdoctoral Fellow (MHS) vsulliv5@jhmi.edu

The role of diet in preventing and slowing the progression of cardiometabolic diseases.

OLIVE TANG, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow otang@jhmi.edu

Cardiac biomarkers in risk stratification in diabetes

CURTIS TILVES, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

ctilves1@jhu.edu

The relationships between gut microbiota, body composition, and cardiometabolic diseases.

AMELIA WALLACE, MS PhD amelia.wallace@jhu.edu

Obesity and chronic kidney disease in adults with type 1 diabetes.

FRANCES WANG

PhD fwang41@jh.edu

Healthy vascular aging in older adults, cardiac imaging in preventative cardiology, prediction modeling.


Recent Graduates

  • Michael Fang (2021)
  • Kathryn Foti (2021)
  • Carine Hamo (2021)
  • Anum Minhas (2021)
  • Mary Rooney (2021)
  • Melissa Schnure (2021)
  • Erin Spaulding (2021)
  • Emily Hu (2020)
  • Steven Menez (2020)
  • Molly Jung (2019)
  • Faisal Rahman, PhD (2019)
  • Alex Secora, PhD (2019)
  • Junichi Ishigami, PhD (2018)
  • Stephanie Loomis (2018)
  • Lena Mathews (2018)
  • Scott McClure, PhD (2018)
  • Jung-Im Shin, PhD (2018)
  • Bethany Warren, PhD (2018)
  • Michelle C. Johansen, MD, MHS (2017)
  • Alexandra Lee, MSPH (2017)
  • Maya McDoom (2017)
  • Andreea Rawlings, PhD, MS (2017)
  • Aditya Bhonsale (2016)
  • Katherine Mills (2016)
  • Katherine Moon (2016)
  • Poojitha Balakrishnan, MPH, PHD (2015)
  • Man Li (2015)
  • Seth Martin, MD, MHS (2015)
  • Christina Parrinello, MPH, PhD (2015)
  • Casey Rebholz (2015)
  • Jingwen Tan, ScM, PhD (2015)
  • Sunil Agarwal (2014)
  • Andrea Christman (2014)
  • Laura Cobb, MS, DrPH (2014)
  • Margaret Parker, MHS, PhD (2014)
  • Adrienne Tin, PhD (2014)
  • Julie Bower, MPH, PhD (2013)
  • Meredith Foster, MPH, ScD (2013)
  • Miranda Jones, MHS (2013)
  • Stephen Juraschek, MD, PhD (2013)
  • Kerunne Ketlogetswe, MD, ScM (2013)
  • Seamus Whelton, MPH, MD (2013)
  • Michelle Zikusoka, MD, MHS (2013)
  • Catherine Campbell, MD, MHS (2012)
  • Matthew Gribble (2012)
  • Morgana Mongraw-Chaffin (2012)
  • Ghanshyam Palamaner Subash Shantha (2012)
  • Salman Waheed, MPH, MD, MHS (2012)
  • Saul Blecker, MD, MHS (2011)
  • Mara McAdams Demarco, MS, PhD (2011)
  • Chiadi Ndumele, MD, MHS (2011)
  • Lisa Wyman, MPH, PhD (2011)
  • Marietta Ambrose, MD, MPH (2010)
  • Lori Bash, PhD, MPH (2009)
  • Nrupen Bhavsar (2009)
  • Jared Reis, PHD, MS (2009)
  • Juan Rivera, MD, MHS (2009)
  • Jonathan Rubin, MD, MHS (2009)
  • Robert Scharpf, PhD, MS (2009)
  • Kesha Baptiste-Roberts, PhD, MPH (2008)
  • Audrey Chu (2008)
  • Nisa Maruthur, MD, MHS (2008)
  • Andy Menke (2008)
  • Alejandro Castro (2007)
  • Edward Kim, MD, MPH, MHS (2007)
  • Erin Michos, MD, MHS (2007)
  • Nina Paynter, PhD, MHS (2007)
  • Stella Yi, PhD, MPH (2007)
  • Glenn Hirsch, MD, MHS (2006)
  • Adam Naj, PhD (2006)
  • Elizabeth Selvin, PhD, MPH (2006)
  • Katherine Stamatakis, PhD, MPH (2006)
  • Meredith Atkinson (2005)
  • Anitha Byreddy (2005)
  • Jane Marsh-Manzi (2005)
  • Roger Peng (2005)
  • Michael Chan (2004)
  • Megan Jehn (2004)
  • David Cohen (2003)
  • Shawn Miles (2003)
  • Samia Mora (2003)
  • Alafia Samuels (2003)
  • Stanley Watkins (2003)
  • Jean Wu (2003)
  • Christine Arcari (2002)
  • Brad Astor (2002)
  • Joanna Zeiger (2002)
  • Patty Chang (2001)
  • Jean-Paul Chretien (2001)
  • Sharon Saydah (2001)