​​​​The Muscatine Study

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The Muscatine Heart Study

The Muscatine Coronary Risk Factor Study

Former Staff 
JoAnne Allbee 
Linda Baker 
Carol Bendle 
Beth Blecha 
Roger Browning 
Mary Burr 
Monica Cerretti 
Cory Connors 
Joy Eyman 
Betsy Fletcher 
Theresa Gibbs 
Candace Hooton 
Rebecca Bullock Johnsen 
Elena Letuchy 
Darlene Linville 
Rebecca Lovar 
Mary Ann Reiter 
Catherine Rost 
Lynn Russell 
Kathleen Schreiber 
Annabell Shoppa 
Mary Fran Sowers 
Marilyn Swearington 
Jinx Tracy 
Jamie Wene 
Verna Mae Wilson

​ Founder of The Muscatine Study

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine 

1968-2005 Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology 
1968-1996 Director, Division of Pediatric Cardiology 
1974-1982 Vice-Chairman, Department of Pediatrics 

Honors and Awards 

1982-1983 Milbank Memorial Fund Fellowship Grant in Epidemiology for Study at the University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand 
1991 American Heart Association Scientific Councils Distinguished Achievement Award 
1996 Alexander Nadas Lecturer, American Heart Association 
1997 Founder's Award, Section of Pediatric Cardiology, American Academy of Pediatrics 
1998 Award of Meritorious Achievement, American Heart Association 
2002 American Heart Association, Eugene Braunwald Mentorship Award 
2004 Distinguished Scientist, American Heart Association 
2005 Regents Award for Faculty Excellence, The University of Iowa 

2005 Retired from The University of Iowa in March 2005 

Former Investigators 
Linda Snetselaar
Milan Sonka 

Michael Abramoff 
Peter Abrams 
Ronald Akers 
Samuel Becker 
Kathleen Bucher 
Guy Carter 
William Clarke 
William Connor 
Sandra Croak-Brosman 
Patricia Davis 
Jeff Dawson 
Patricia Donohoue 
Lloyd Filer 
David Iovannisci 

Marvin Krohn 
Edward Lammer 
Julia Lee 
Larry Mahoney 
James Massey 
Michele Naughton 
Patricia Peyser 

Paul Pomrehn 
Linda Ramos 
Thomas Reimers 
Richard Scheiken 
Helmut Schrott 
Jacob Sines 
Charles Sing 
William Skinner 
William Stanford 
Phyllis Stumbo 
Marcia Willing 

  Current University of Iowa Investigators 


  Trudy Burns, MPH, PhD,FAHA,Primary Investigator
  Kathleen Janz, PhD, Co-Investigator
  Gary Pierce, PhD, Co-Investigator


  Current Staff

  Jeni Michelson, Study Coordinator

  Heidi Hoffman, Office Manager, Data Collection

  Tammy Rominger, Data Collection

  Anne Carroll, Data Collection

  Rick Paulos, Data Management and Analysis

​  John Witt, Data Management and Analysis


 Dr. Ronald M. Lauer

 1930 - 2007

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