- Senior Investigator, Laboratory for Metabolic and Population Health
Caroline Fox received her B.A. in English and M.P.H. in epidemiology from the University of Michigan in 1991 and 1993, respectively, and her M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1998. She completed her residency in internal medicine at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in 2001, and completed a fellowship in Endocrinology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. In 2002, Dr. Fox joined the NHLBI's Framingham Heart Study as a Medical Officer and became a tenured Investigator in 2012. Currently, she has a joint appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Endocrinology. Dr. Fox has received a NHLBI Director’s Award and two NHLBI Star Awards for her research and mentoring. She has published over 260 original scientific articles as well as several reviews and book chapters and is an associate editor for the journal Circulation. Dr. Fox is a member of the American Heart Association, Obesity Society, American Diabetes Association, American Society of Nephrology, and was recently inducted into the American Society of Clinical Investigators.
- (2019). Association of Maternal Prepregnancy Weight with Offspring Adiposity Throughout Adulthood over 37 Years of Follow-up. Obesity. 27(1), 137-144.
- (2019). Change in albuminuria and subsequent risk of end-stage kidney disease: an individual participant-level consortium meta-analysis of observational studies. Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 7(2), 115-127.
- (2019). Development of Risk Prediction Equations for Incident Chronic Kidney Disease. JAMA-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. 322(21), 2104-2114.
- (2019). Integrating genetic, transcriptional, and biological information provides insights into obesity. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY. 43(3), 457-467.
- (2019). Protein-coding variants implicate novel genes related to lipid homeostasis contributing to body-fat distribution. NATURE GENETICS. 51(3), 452-+.