Genes and Heart Disease
Gail Jarvik holds the Arno G. Motulsky Endowed Professorship of Medicine and is an adjunct professor of Genome Sciences and of Epidemiology. She is also head of the Division of Medical Genetics in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Jarvik is a distinguished investigator of the genetics of complex disease, and was designated a "Local Legend from Washington" by U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., in association with the American Medical Women's Association and the National Library of Medicine.
more about Dr. Jarvik's research: http://www.gs.washington.edu/faculty/jarvik.htm