The Data Coordinating Center is based in the Biostatistics Department at the University of Washington and is led by Ken Rice (contact PI), Bruce Weir (co-PI), Bruce Psaty (co-PI), and Cathy Laurie. The group is advised by Eric Boerwinkle (Baylor College of Medicine, Human Genome Sequencing Center), Stephen Rich (University of Virginia) and Adrienne Cupples (Boston University). Michael Bowers, David Beame and Kate Wehr are our contacts for administrative and logistical issues. Quenna Wong is our main contact for dbGaP registration, sample tracking and phenotype harmonization. Our analytic and support staff are based in the Biostatistics Department and the Cardiovascular Health Research Unit. To reach the DCC administrators, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The DCC has the following main aims: