NHLBI IN THE PRESS
Geographic Variations in Cardiovascular Health in the United States: Contributions of State‐ and Individual‐Level Factors

Dr. Gary H. Gibbons, director of the NHLBI, and Dr. George Mensah, director of NHLBI’s Center for Translational Research and Implementation Science, co-authored a study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. The study examined the factors existing at the state level that may influence cardiovascular health outcomes.