We thank the CRIC participants for their time and commitment to the study.
A portion of the results presented in this paper were presented in abstract and poster form at the National Kidney Foundation Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL., on April 13–17, 2010.
Members of the CRIC Study Group are as follows; an asterisk denotes an Ancillary Investigator. University of Pennsylvania Scientific & Data Coordinating Center: Harold I. Feldman, MD, MSCE (PI); J. Richard Landis, PhD; Dina H. Appleby, MS; Shawn Ballard, MS; Denise Cifelli, MS; Robert M. Curley, MS; Jennifer Dickson; Marie Durborow; Stephen Durborow; Melanie Glenn, MPH; Asaf Hanish, MPH; Christopher Helker, MSPH; Elizabeth S. Helker, RN; Amanda Hyre Anderson, PhD, MPH; Marshall Joffe, MD, PhD, MPH; Scott Kasner, MD, MSCE, FAHA; Stephen E. Kimmel, MD, MSCE; Shiriki Kumanyika, PhD, MPH; Lisa Nessel, MSS, MLSP; Emile R. Mohler, III, MD; Steven R.Messe, MD; Nancy Robinson, PhD; Leigh Rosen, MUEP; J. Sanford Schwartz, MD; Sandra Smith; Joan Stahl, MS; Kelvin Tao, PhD, MS; Valerie L. Teal, MS; Xin Wang, MS; Dawei Xie, PhD; Peter Yang, PhD; Xiaoming Zhang, MS. University of Pennsylvania Medical Center: Raymond R. Townsend, MD (PI); Manjunath Balaram; *Thomas P. Cappola, MD, ScM; Debbie Cohen, MD; Magdalena Cuevas; Mark J. Duckworth; *Daniel L. Dries, MD; ; Virginia Ford, MSN, CRNP; Colin M. Gorman; *Juan Grunwald, MD; Holly M. Hannah; Peter A. Kanetsky, PhD, MPH; Krishna Kellem; Lucy Kibe, MS; *Mary B. Leonard, MD, MSCE; *Maureen Maguire, PhD; Stephanie McDowell; John Murphy, MD; *Muredach Reilly, MB; *Sylvia E. Rosas, MD; Wanda M. Seamon; Angie Sheridan, MPH; Karen Teff, MD. The Johns Hopkins University: Lawrence J. Appel, MD, MPH (PI); Cheryl Anderson, PhD, MPH; Jeanne Charleston, RN; Nyya Etheredge; Bernard Jaar, MD, MPH; Kelly Mantegna; Carla Martin; Edgar “Pete” Miller, MD; Patience Ngoh; Julia Scialla, MD; Steve Sozio, MD, MHS; Sharon Turban, MD, MHS; Hemalatha Venkatesh. University of Maryland: Jeffrey Fink, MD, MS (Co-PI); Wanda Fink, RN, BSN; Afshin Parsa, MD, MPH; Beth Scism; Stephen Seliger, MD, MS; Matthew Weir, MD. University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Medical Center: Mahboob Rahman, MD (PI); Valori Corrigan RN ; Renee Dancie, CMA; Genya Kisin MA; Radhika Kanthety; Louise Strauss, RN; Jackson T. Wright, Jr., MD, PhD. MetroHealth Medical Center: Jeffrey Schelling, MD (Co-PI); Patricia Kao, MD (Co-PI); Ed Horowitz, MD (Co-PI); Jacqui Bjaloncik; Theresa Fallon; John R. Sedor, MD; Mary Ann Shella, RN,BSN; Jacqueline Theurer; J. Daryl Thornton, MD, MPH. Cleveland Clinical Foundation: Martin J. Schreiber, MD (Co-PI); Martha Coleman, RN; Richard Fatica, MD; Sandra Halliburton, PhD; Carol Horner, BSN, RN; Teresa Markle, BS; Mohammed A. Rafey, MD, MS; Annette Russo; Stephanie Slattery, RN; Rita Spirko, RN, MSN; Kay Stelmach, RN; Velma Stephens, LPN; Lara Danziger-Isakov MD MPH. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor: Akinlolu Ojo, MD, PhD (PI); Baskaran Sundaram, MD; Jeff Briesmiester; Denise Cornish-Zirker, BSN; Crystal Gadegbeku, MD; Nancy Hill; Kenneth Jamerson, MD; *Matthias Kretzler, MD; Bruce Robinson, MD; Rajiv Saran, MD; Bonnie Welliver, BSN, CNN; Jillian Wilson; Eric Young, MD, MS. St. John’s Health System: Susan P. Steigerwalt, MD (Co-PI); Keith Bellovich, DO; Jennifer DeLuca; Sherry Gasko, BSRN; Gail Makos, RN, MSN; Chantal Parmelee; Shahan Smith; Kathleen Walls. Wayne State University: John M. Flack, MD, MPH (Co-PI); James Sondheimer, MD; Mary Maysura; Stephen Migdal, MD; M. Jena Mohanty, MD; Yanni Zhuang, BSN. University of Illinois at Chicago: James P. Lash, MD (PI); Jose Arruda, MD; Carolyn Brecklin, MD; Eunice Carmona, BA; Janet Cohan, MSN; Michael Fischer, MD, MSPH; Anne Frydrych, MS, RD; Amada Lopez; *Claudia Lora, MD; Monica Martinez; Adriana Matos; Alejandro Mercado; Brenda Moreno; Patricia Meslar, MSN; Ana Ricardo, MD, MPH; Thomas Stamos, MD; *Eve Van Cauter, PhD. Tulane University Health Science Center: Jiang He, MD, PhD (PI); Brent Alper, MD; Vecihi Batuman, M.D; Lydia A. Bazzano, MD, PhD; Bernadette Borja; Adriana Burridge, MPH; Jing Chen, MD, MSc; Catherine Cooke; Patrice Delafontaine, MD; Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc; Vivian A. Fonseca, MD ; Lee Hamm, MD; Michelle R. Hurly, RN, BSN; Julie Legarde; Eva Lustigova, MPH; *Paul Muntner, PhD; Maria Patrocollo-Emerson, MPH; Lindsey Powers; Shea Shelton; Claire Starcke; Paul Whelton, MD, MSc. Kaiser Permanente of Northern California: Alan S. Go, MD (PI); Lynn M. Ackerson, PhD; Pete Dorin, MPA; Daniel Fernandez; Nancy G. Jensvold, MPH; Joan C. Lo, MD; Juan D. Ordonez, MD, MPH; Rachel Perloff; Thida Tan, MPH; Daphne Thompson; Gina M. Valladares; Annette Wiggins, RN; Diana B. Wong, RN, MPH; Jingrong Yang, MA. University of California, San Francisco: Chi-yuan Hsu, MD, MSc (Co-PI); Glenn M. Chertow, MD, MPH ; *Nisha Bansal, MD; *Manju Kurella, MD, MPH; *Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH; *Kristine Yaffe, MD. NIDDK: John W. Kusek, PhD; Andrew S. Narva, MD. Scientific Advisory Committee: Kathy Faber-Langendoen, MD; Bryce A. Kiberd, MD; Elisa T. Lee, PhD; Julia Lewis, MD; William McClellan, MD, MPH; Timothy Meyer, MD; David Nathan, MD; John B. Stokes, MD; Herman Taylor, MD; Peter W. Wilson, MD. University of New Mexico: *Vallabh Shah, PhD. George Washington University: *Dominic Raj MD, DM. University of Miami: *Myles Wolf, MD, MMSc. Consultant, Harvard School of Medicine: Paul M. Ridker, MD. Central Lab, University of Pennsylvania: Daniel J. Rader, MD; Anna DiFlorio; Ted Mifflin; Linda Morrell; Megan L. Wolfe. GFR Lab, Cleveland Clinic: Phillip Hall, MD; Henry Rolin; Sue Saunders. EBT Reading Center, UCLA: Mathew Budoff, MD; Chris Dailing. ECG Reading Center, Wake Forest: Elsayed Z. Soliman MD, MSc, MS; Zhu-Ming Zhang, MD. Echo Reading Center, University of Pennsylvania: Martin St. John Sutton, MBBS; Martin G. Keane, MD.
Support: In addition to funding under a cooperative agreement from NIDDK (5U01DK060990 , 5U01DK060984, 5U01DK06102 , 5U01DK061021, 5U01DK061028 , 5U01DK60980, 5U01DK060963, 5U01DK060902) and an R01 DK072231 (H-CRIC), this work was supported in part by the following institutional Clinical Translational Science Awards (CTSA) and other National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants: UL1 RR-025005 (Johns Hopkins University), General Clinical Research Center (GCRC) grant M01 RR-16500 (University of Maryland), UL1 RR-024989 (Case Western Reserve University Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative [University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and MetroHealth]), GCRC M01 RR-000042 (University of Michigan), CTSA UL1 RR-024986, M01 RR-013987-06 (University of Illinois at Chicago Clinical Research Center), RR-05096 (Tulane/LSU/Charity Hospital General Clinical Research Center), CTSA UL1 RR-024134 (University of Pennsylvania), UL1 RR-024131 (Kaiser NCRR UCSF-CTSI), 5K24DK002651. Additional support provided by the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, NIH, and Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service (Career Development Award to Dr Fischer).