Tulane University Translational Science Institute (TUTSI)

Promoting high impact, multidisciplinary clinical and translational research to improve health.

Congratulations to Dr. Vivian A. Fonseca

Tulane Professor Leads Team in Redefining Blood Pressure Guidelines

Tulane Blood-pressure Study Analysis Shows Best Strategies for Patient Care

Highlighted Publications

Bundy, Joshua D., Changwei Li, Patrick Stuchlik, Xiaoqing Bu, Tanika N. Kelly, Katherine T. Mills, Hua He, Jing Chen, Paul K. Whelton, and Jiang He. “Systolic Blood Pressure Reduction and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Mortality: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis

Xi, Bo, Tao Zhang, Shengxu Li, Emily Harville, Lydia Bazzano, Jiang He, and Wei Chen. ” Can pediatric hypertension criteria be simplified?: A prediction analysis of subclinical cardiovascular outcomes from the Bogalusa Heart Study” Hypertension (2017): HYPERTENSIONAHA-116.

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/fullarticle/2681851 (Bundy, Joshua D., et al. “Estimating the Association of the 2017 and 2014 Hypertension Guidelines With Cardiovascular Events and Deaths in US Adults: An Analysis of National Data.” JAMA cardiology (2018)

The Tulane University Translational Science Institute (TUTSI) is a university-wide research center that aims to promote and increase high-impact clinical, translational, and implementation research at Tulane University and Louisiana. TUTSI develops and nurtures successful competitive independent investigators engaged in clinical, translational, and implementation research; motivates and facilitates multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary interaction and collaboration among basic, clinical, and population scientists; and builds and expands the clinical and community-based research infrastructure at Tulane University and in Louisiana.