The Hoh Lab

My research goals are to understand the principle of interactions among genes, environmental exposures as well as stochastic random effects in relationship to the disease expression and pathogenesis. In collaboration with epidemiologists, statisticians, computer scientists, molecular biologists and physicians, our strategy is to develop an organized and systematic approach to tackle the problem through the analysis of several chronic diseases. At the moment we are investigating age-related macular degeneration.

Hoh Laboratory Research

My laboratory has completed several epidemiological studies in well-defined populations of individuals with and without AMD. We are now following up these findings with additional...

Principal Investigator

Josephine J Hoh

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Environmental Health) and of Ophthalmology and Visual Science