Applied Chest Imaging Laboratory

Framingham Heart Study Pulmonary Research Center

Grant support: NIH/NHLBI N01HC25195

PI: Dr. George O’Connor

Subcontract PI: Dr. George R. Washko

Project Information:

The goal of this project is to provide detailed objective measures of emphysema, airway disease, and vascular disease in both cardiac and volumetric CT scans of the lungs of subjects enrolled in the Framingham Heart Study.  As associate director of the Pulmonary Research Center and Primary Investigator of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital subcontract, Dr. Washko is responsible for assisting Dr. George O’Connor (Overall PI) in the organization of the effort as well as being directly responsible for the CT analysis efforts.

People Involved:

Dr. Rola Harmouche, Dr. George O’Connor, Dr. James Ross, Dr. Raúl San José Estépar, Dr. George R Washko