Walter Willett, MD, MPH, DrPH
Principal Investigator
Chair, Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health

Jorge Chavarro, MD, ScD
Project Director
Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology

Janet Rich-Edwards, ScD
Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology

Stacey Missmer, ScD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology

Susan Hankinson, BSN, ScD
Senior Investigator
Professor in the Department of Epidemiology

Study team

Jennifer Hankins, Data management and web coordinator
Gary Chase, Coordination advisor
Michael Keating, Operations and outreach coordinator
Junaidah Barnett

“Whenever I read about findings stemming from the Nurses’ Health Study, I feel a sense of pride—because these findings represent the work of researchers dedicated to learning more about the health needs of women and to do so they rely on the participation of nurses who form the database of this longstanding research study.”

Joyce C. Clifford, PhD, RN, FAAN
President and CEO
Institute for Nursing Healthcare Leadership