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What is the relative influence of race/ethnicity and geography(zip code) in chronic disease causation?

Data suggest that place of birth is important in chronic disease causation even after people move to new locations. Similarly data abound regarding environmental exposure and chronic diseases.

Understanding gene-environment interactions in the context of race/ethnicity is important for chronic disease causation and prevention.

This study could use zip code level data to stratify risk and track interventions

The remaining questions allow you to outline in more detail the information needed to address your research question. The series of questions allow up to five entries. If you have more than five entries, please try to prioritize them and enter the remainder in the final field. When done, click Submit at the bottom. No

Select your required Data Item #1, which is most important to your study. This would be an item that needs to be generated and collected from different sources using various procedures, tools, techniques, assays, etc. If not in the current selection, please enter it in the textbox below. Geocode

If you did not find your Data Item #1 in the dropdown selection above, please enter it here. zip code

By what method will Data Item #1 be obtained? This may Include procedures, tools, techniques, assays, and analytical approaches for the collection, measurement, or analysis of data. If you do not find the required method, you may enter it in the textbox below. Survey

Are there specifications that apply to the method by which Data Item #1 will be obtained, e.g., is the measurement taken once a year, every month, or some other variation? If you do not find your specification in the dropdown, you may enter it in the textbox below. Once per year

Data Item #2 Environmental exposure

Method #2 Blood test (EDTA tube)

Specification #2 Once per year

Data Item #3 Heart testing results

Method #3 Clinical diagnostic tests

Specification #3 Once per year

Data Item #4 Stress

Method #4 Sleep journal

Specification #4 Once per year

Data Item #5 Diet

Method #5 Food diary

Specification #5 Quarterly


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