Laura Jarmila Rasmussen-Torvik

  • 3441 Citations
20032023
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Research Interests

Dr. Rasmussen-Torvik is a genetic epidemiologist interested in the identification of genetic risk factors for common chronic diseases as well as the translation of genetic discoveries into clinical care using genetic testing for variants associated with treatment response. She is also interested in the use of electronic health records in clinical and epidemiologic research.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Minnesota

… → 2007

MPH, University of Minnesota

… → 2004

Keywords

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic Testing/Counseling
  • Genetics
  • Pharmacology

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Grants 2011 2023

Antidepressive Agents
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Fetal Research
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
Parturition
Pregnancy
Cytochrome P-450 CYP2D6
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A
Pregnant Women

Research Output 2003 2019

Clinical correlates and heritability of cardiac mechanics: The HyperGEN study

Khan, S. S., Kim, K-Y. A., Peng, J., Aguilar, F. G., Selvaraj, S., Martinez, E. E., Baldridge, A. S., Sha, J., Irvin, M. R., Broeckel, U., Arnett, D. K., Rasmussen-Torvik, L. J. & Shah, S. J., Jan 1 2019, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 274, p. 208-213 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular Epidemiology
Mechanics
Hypertension
African Americans
Social Adjustment
1 Citations (Scopus)
Electronic Health Records
Herpes Zoster
Genomics
Medical Records
Genotype
20 Citations (Scopus)

Association of Bariatric Surgery Using Laparoscopic Banding, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, or Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Usual Care Obesity Management With All-Cause Mortality

Reges, O., Greenland, P., Dicker, D., Leibowitz, M., Hoshen, M., Gofer, I., Rasmussen-Torvik, L. J. & Balicer, R. D., Jan 16 2018, In : JAMA. 319, 3, p. 279-290 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
Gastric Bypass
Gastrectomy
Obesity
Mortality
3 Citations (Scopus)

Deep-coverage whole genome sequences and blood lipids among 16,324 individuals

NHLBI TOPMed Lipids Working Group, Dec 1 2018, In : Nature communications. 9, 1, 3391.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sequencing
genome
cholesterol
lipoproteins
blood
3 Citations (Scopus)

Deep coverage whole genome sequences and plasma lipoprotein(a) in individuals of European and African ancestries

Zekavat, S. M., Ruotsalainen, S., Handsaker, R. E., Alver, M., Bloom, J., Poterba, T., Seed, C., Ernst, J., Chaffin, M., Engreitz, J., Peloso, G. M., Manichaikul, A., Yang, C., Ryan, K. A., Fu, M., Johnson, W. C., Tsai, M., Budoff, M., Ramachandran, V. S., Cupples, L. A. & 323 othersRotter, J. I., Rich, S. S., Post, W., Mitchell, B. D., Correa, A., Metspalu, A., Wilson, J. G., Salomaa, V., Kellis, M., Daly, M. J., Neale, B. M., McCarroll, S., Surakka, I., Esko, T., Ganna, A., Ripatti, S., Kathiresan, S., Natarajan, P., Abe, N., Abecasis, G., Albert, C., Allred, N. P., Almasy, L., Alonso, A., Ament, S., Anderson, P., Anugu, P., Applebaum-Bowden, D., Arking, D., Arnett, D. K., Ashley-Koch, A., Aslibekyan, S., Assimes, T., Auer, P., Avramopoulos, D., Barnard, J., Barnes, K., Barr, R. G., Barron-Casella, E., Beaty, T., Becker, D., Becker, L., Beer, R., Begum, F., Beitelshees, A., Benjamin, E., Bezerra, M., Bielak, L., Bis, J., Blackwell, T., Blangero, J., Boerwinkle, E., Borecki, I., Bowler, R., Brody, J., Broeckel, U., Broome, J., Bunting, K., Burchard, E., Cardwell, J., Carty, C., Casaburi, R., Casella, J., Chang, C., Chasman, D., Chavan, S., Chen, B. J., Chen, W. M., Chen, Y. D. I., Cho, M., Choi, S. H., Chuang, L. M., Chung, M., Cornell, E., Crandall, C., Crapo, J., Curran, J., Curtis, J., Custer, B., Damcott, C., Darbar, D., Das, S., David, S., Davis, C., Daya, M., Andrade, M. D., Debaun, M., Deka, R., Demeo, D., Devine, S., Do, R., Duan, Q., Duggirala, R., Durda, P., Dutcher, S., Eaton, C., Ekunwe, L., Ellinor, P., Emery, L., Farber, C., Farnam, L., Fingerlin, T., Flickinger, M., Fornage, M., Franceschini, N., Fullerton, S. M., Fulton, L., Gabriel, S., Gan, W., Gao, Y., Gass, M., Gelb, B., Geng, X., Germer, S., Gignoux, C., Gladwin, M., Glahn, D., Gogarten, S., Gong, D. W., Goring, H., Gu, C. C., Guan, Y., Guo, X., Haessler, J., Hall, M., Harris, D., Hawley, N., He, J., Heavner, B., Heckbert, S., Hernandez, R., Herrington, D., Hersh, C., Hidalgo, B., Hixson, J., Hokanson, J., Hong, E., Hoth, K., Hsiung, C., Huston, H., Hwu, C. M., Irvin, M. R., Jackson, R., Jain, D., Jaquish, C., Jhun, M. A., Johnsen, J., Johnson, A., Johnston, R., Jones, K., Kang, H. M., Kaplan, R., Kardia, S., Kaufman, L., Kelly, S., Kenny, E., Kessler, M., Khan, A., Kinney, G., Konkle, B., Kooperberg, C., Kramer, H., Krauter, S., Lange, C., Lange, E., Lange, L., Laurie, C., Laurie, C., Leboff, M., Lee, S. S., Lee, W. J., Lefaive, J., Levine, D., Levy, D., Lewis, J., Li, Y., Lin, H., Lin, K. H., Liu, S., Liu, Y., Loos, R., Lubitz, S., Lunetta, K., Luo, J., Mahaney, M., Make, B., Manson, J. A., Margolin, L., Martin, L., Mathai, S., Mathias, R., McArdle, P., McDonald, M. L., McFarland, S., McGarvey, S., Mei, H., Meyers, D. A., Mikulla, J., Min, N., Minear, M., Minster, R. L., Montasser, M. E., Musani, S., Mwasongwe, S., Mychaleckyj, J. C., Nadkarni, G., Naik, R., Nekhai, S., Nickerson, D., North, K., O'connell, J., O'connor, T., Ochs-Balcom, H., Pankow, J., Papanicolaou, G., Parker, M., Parsa, A., Penchev, S., Peralta, J. M., Perez, M., Perry, J., Peters, U., Peyser, P., Phillips, L., Phillips, S., Pollin, T., Becker, J. P., Boorgula, M. P., Preuss, M., Prokopenko, D., Psaty, B., Qasba, P., Qiao, D., Qin, Z., Rafaels, N., Raffield, L., Rao, D. C., Rasmussen-Torvik, L. J., Ratan, A., Redline, S., Reed, R., Regan, E., Reiner, A., Rice, K., Roden, D., Roselli, C., Ruczinski, I., Russell, P., Ruuska, S., Sakornsakolpat, P., Salimi, S., Salzberg, S., Sandow, K., Sankaran, V., Scheller, C., Schmidt, E., Schwander, K., Schwartz, D., Sciurba, F., Seidman, C., Sheehan, V., Shetty, A., Shetty, A., Sheu, W. H. H., Shoemaker, M. B., Silver, B., Silverman, E., Smith, J., Smith, J., Smith, N., Smith, T., Smoller, S., Snively, B., Sofer, T., Sotoodehnia, N., Stilp, A., Streeten, E., Sung, Y. J., Sylvia, J., Szpiro, A., Sztalryd, C., Taliun, D., Tang, H., Taub, M., Taylor, K., Taylor, S., Telen, M., Thornton, T. A., Tinker, L., Tirschwell, D., Tiwari, H., Tracy, R., Vaidya, D., Vandehaar, P., Vrieze, S., Walker, T., Wallace, R., Walts, A., Wan, E., Wang, F. F., Watson, K., Weeks, D. E., Weir, B., Weiss, S., Weng, L. C., Willer, C., Williams, K., Williams, L. K., Wilson, C., Wong, Q., Xu, H., Yanek, L., Yang, I., Yang, R., Zaghloul, N., Zhang, Y., Zhao, S. X., Zhao, W., Zheng, X., Zhi, D., Zhou, X., Zody, M. & Zoellner, S., Dec 1 2018, In : Nature communications. 9, 1, 2606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lipoproteins
Lipoprotein(a)
genome
Cardiovascular Diseases
Genes