Updates

October 5, 2015
The imprisonment of parents/guardians is shown to have a harmful effect on a child’s life. A significant portion of the individuals incarcerated in state and federal prisons...
October 2, 2015
Dr. Jacquelyn Taylor, co-PI of the Intergen Study, is featured in the American Heart Association (AHA) Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN) Professional...
October 1, 2015
Women in the United States have the highest mortality rates from heart (cardiovascular) disease. High blood pressure (hypertension) is one of the significant risk factors for...
September 25, 2015
Veronica Barcelona de Mendoza, Postdoctoral Associate for the Intergenerational Blood Pressure Study, was recently awarded a travel grant to attend the American Heart...
June 24, 2015
The Intergen research team has been working hard to spread the word about our study in the community.  Over the past 2 months, Intergen team members have been attended a...
May 28, 2015
Things are moving at breakneck speed with the Intergenerational Blood Pressure Study.  We began participant enrollment in April 2015 and to date, we have 13 families...
May 14, 2015
The effects of trauma on children are broad in scope and can last throughout a lifetime.  However, little is known about the immediate physical effects that trauma exposure...

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