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Published in This Week on May 20, 2013

Harvard publication features JHS director

Taylor_HermanDr. Herman Taylor, professor of medicine, director of the Jackson Heart Study and Harvard Medical School alum, was featured in the Winter 2013 edition of Harvard Medicine.

The article by Elizabeth Cooney, "Heart Land: The Pace of Progress against Cardiovascular Disease Has Been Swift, but It Has Left Some Behind," highlights early results of JHS research on the symptoms, risks, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease throughout the nation's diverse population.  You can read the article at

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