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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

Indrani Halder, PhD

 


 

Indrani Halder, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Division of Cardiology

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Scaife Hall, Room 623
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 412-383-9830
Fax: 412-383-8997
Email: halderi@upmc.edu

Assistant: Shelly Ossman
ossmanmr@upmc.edu | 412-648-6598

   

Education

PhD, Pennsylvania State University, 2005

MS, Pennsylvania State University, 2002

MSc, University of Calcutta, India, 1998

BSc, University of Calcutta, India, 1996


Training

Postdoctoral Associate in Cardiovascular Behavioral Genetics, University of Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute (HVI), 2011

Postdoctoral Scholar in Behavioral Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Psychiatry, 2008


Research Interests

Biobehavioral genetics of CVD

Mind-body interactions in disease states

Genetic basis for racial differences in CVDs

Genetic admixture analysis and admixture mapping

Statistical and population genetics of CVD

Genome wide association tests for CVD


Grants

Title: Biobehavioral Genetics of CVD
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $249,000/year
Funding Agency: NIH/NHLBI
Years: 2009-2014