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Cora Lewis, M.D.

Hypertension • Hypertension in African Americans • Body composition

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cora lewis 2015 expertsCora Lewis, M.D.

Department of Epidemiology


Areas of expertise:

  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension in African Americans
  • Body composition



An internist and epidemiologist, Lewis has considerable experience in long-term epidemiologic studies and clinical trials and is proficient in recruitment and retention in large, long-term studies. Her research focuses on measures of body composition and bone density, population surveys, disease outcomes, lifestyle assessments and imaging in the context of large studies and epidemiologic methodology.



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