Author affiliations: Biostatistics Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel (Laurence S. Freedman); Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland (Douglas Midthune, Victor Kipnis); Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (Raymond J. Carroll); Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland (Nataša Tasevska, Nancy Potischman); Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland (Arthur Schatzkin); Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin (Julie Mares); and Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington (Lesley Tinker).
This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health (under contract HHSN261200633000 to L. S. F.), the National Cancer Institute (grant R27-CA057030 to R. J. C.), the National Eye Institute (grants EY013018 and EY016886), the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (for support of the Women’s Health Initiative), and by Research to Prevent Blindness.
Women’s Health Initiative Investigators—Program Office (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland): Elizabeth Nabel, Jacques Rossouw, Shari Ludlam, Joan McGowan, Leslie Ford, and Nancy Geller. Clinical Coordinating Centers—Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington: Ross Prentice, Garnet Anderson, Andrea LaCroix, Charles L. Kooperberg, Ruth E. Patterson, and Anne McTiernan; Medical Research Labs, Highland Heights, Kentucky: Evan Stein; and University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California: Steven Cummings. Clinical Centers—Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York: Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller; Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas: Aleksandar Rajkovic; Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts: JoAnn E. Manson; Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island: Charles B. Eaton; Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia: Lawrence Phillips; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington: Shirley Beresford; George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC: Lisa Martin; Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California: Rowan Chlebowski; Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon: Yvonne Michael; Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California: Bette Caan; Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Jane Morley Kotchen; MedStar Research Institute/Howard University, Washington, DC: Barbara V. Howard; Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois: Linda Van Horn; Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois: Henry Black; Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford, California: Marcia L. Stefanick; State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York: Dorothy Lane; Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio: Rebecca Jackson; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama: Cora E. Lewis; University of Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona: Cynthia A Thomson; University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York: Jean Wactawski-Wende; University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California: John Robbins; University of California at Irvine, California: F. Allan Hubbell; University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California: Lauren Nathan; University of California at San Diego, La Jolla/Chula Vista, California: Robert D. Langer; University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio: Margery Gass; University of Florida, Gainesville/Jacksonville, Florida: Marian Limacher; University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii: J. David Curb; University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa: Robert Wallace; University of Massachusetts/Fallon Clinic, Worcester, Massachusetts: Judith Ockene; University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey: Norman Lasser; University of Miami, Miami, Florida: Mary Jo O’Sullivan; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota: Karen Margolis; University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada: Robert Brunner; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Gerardo Heiss; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Lewis Kuller; University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee: Karen C. Johnson; University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas: Robert Brzyski; University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin: Gloria E. Sarto; Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Mara Vitolins; and Wayne State University School of Medicine/Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, Michigan: Michael Simon. Women’s Health Initiative Memory Study (Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina): Sally Shumaker.
Conflict of interest: none declared.