In 1948, the Framingham Heart Study embarked on an ambitious project in health research to identify the common factors that contribute to cardiovascular disease by following its development over a long period of time in a large group of participants.


New Information for FHS Participants

Q. Is the FHS closing?
A. No. The current Offspring and Omni Group 1 exams are continuing through March 31, 2014. Ancillary studies are continuing as planned. Medical history updates are being collected on the regular schedule. Please respond to calls for FHS participation as usual.

Calculate a Risk Score

What's your risk of developing heart disease? Calculate your Framingham Risk Score.

Submit a Proposal

Our collaborations span universities and nations. Apply to use Framingham data in your study.

New Opportunities for Collaborative Research in FHS

Framingham Heart Study investigators are encouraging collaboration with interested outside investigators to assemble a portfolio of investigator-initiated grant applications for innovative research that involve new data collection from the participants.
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New Endowed Professor position – GENETICS
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