Albert Hofman
Professor

Albert Hofman

Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology

Epidemiology

ahofman@hsph.harvard.edu

Other Positions

Chair, Department of Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Chair, Dept of Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Overview

Albert Hofman, MD, PhD is the Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and the Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). Dr. Hofman was the chairman of the department of Epidemiology of the Erasmus Medical Center/Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from 1988 until 2016. He has been science director of the graduate school Netherlands Institute for Health sciences (Nihes) since its start in 1990 until 2015.


Bibliography

Sex-dimorphic genetic effects and novel loci for fasting glucose and insulin variability.

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Nat Commun. 2021 01 05. 12(1):24. PMID: 33402679

Genetic loci associated with prevalent and incident myocardial infarction and coronary heart disease in the Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology (CHARGE) Consortium.

Hahn J, Fu YP, Brown MR, Bis JC, de Vries PS, Feitosa MF, Yanek LR, Weiss S, Giulianini F, Smith AV, Guo X, Bartz TM, Becker DM, Becker LC, Boerwinkle E, Brody JA, Chen YI, Franco OH, Grove M, Harris TB, Hofman A, Hwang SJ, Kral BG, Launer LJ, Markus MRP, Rice KM, Rich SS, Ridker PM, Rivadeneira F, Rotter JI, Sotoodehnia N, Taylor KD, Uitterlinden AG, Völker U, Völzke H, Yao J, Chasman DI, Dörr M, Gudnason V, Mathias RA, Post W, Psaty BM, Dehghan A, O'Donnell CJ, Morrison AC.

PLoS One. 2020. 15(11):e0230035. PMID: 33186364

Genetic correlations and genome-wide associations of cortical structure in general population samples of 22,824 adults.

Hofer E, Roshchupkin GV, Adams HHH, Knol MJ, Lin H, Li S, Zare H, Ahmad S, Armstrong NJ, Satizabal CL, Bernard M, Bis JC, Gillespie NA, Luciano M, Mishra A, Scholz M, Teumer A, Xia R, Jian X, Mosley TH, Saba Y, Pirpamer L, Seiler S, Becker JT, Carmichael O, Rotter JI, Psaty BM, Lopez OL, Amin N, van der Lee SJ, Yang Q, Himali JJ, Maillard P, Beiser AS, DeCarli C, Karama S, Lewis L, Harris M, Bastin ME, Deary IJ, Veronica Witte A, Beyer F, Loeffler M, Mather KA, Schofield PR, Thalamuthu A, Kwok JB, Wright MJ, Ames D, Trollor J, Jiang J, Brodaty H, Wen W, Vernooij MW, Hofman A, Uitterlinden AG, Niessen WJ, Wittfeld K, Bülow R, Völker U, Pausova Z, Bruce Pike G, Maingault S, Crivello F, Tzourio C, Amouyel P, Mazoyer B, Neale MC, Franz CE, Lyons MJ, Panizzon MS, Andreassen OA, Dale AM, Logue M, Grasby KL, Jahanshad N, Painter JN, Colodro-Conde L, Bralten J, Hibar DP, Lind PA, Pizzagalli F, Stein JL, Thompson PM, Medland SE, Sachdev PS, Kremen WS, Wardlaw JM, Villringer A, van Duijn CM, Grabe HJ, Longstreth WT, Fornage M, Paus T, Debette S, Arfan Ikram M, Schmidt H, Schmidt R, Seshadri S.

Nat Commun. 2020 09 22. 11(1):4796. PMID: 32963231

Twenty-seven-year time trends in dementia incidence in Europe and the United States: The Alzheimer Cohorts Consortium.

Wolters FJ, Chibnik LB, Waziry R, Anderson R, Berr C, Beiser A, Bis JC, Blacker D, Bos D, Brayne C, Dartigues JF, Darweesh SKL, Davis-Plourde KL, de Wolf F, Debette S, Dufouil C, Fornage M, Goudsmit J, Grasset L, Gudnason V, Hadjichrysanthou C, Helmer C, Ikram MA, Ikram MK, Joas E, Kern S, Kuller LH, Launer L, Lopez OL, Matthews FE, McRae-McKee K, Meirelles O, Mosley TH, Pase MP, Psaty BM, Satizabal CL, Seshadri S, Skoog I, Stephan BCM, Wetterberg H, Wong MM, Zettergren A, Hofman A.

Neurology. 2020 08 04. 95(5):e519-e531. PMID: 32611641


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