Co-Principal Investigator, The Heartland Study
Science Advisory Board
Heartland Study Co-Principal Investigator Dr. Paul Winchester is the Medical Director of the Neonatal Infant Care Unit (NICU) at Franciscan Health Indianapolis, and serves as a Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. He holds a BA from Stanford University, an MA from the University of Michigan, and an M.D. from the University of Colorado Medical Center. Along with serving an important medical role at Franciscan Health Indianapolis, Dr. Winchester conducts clinical research on the epidemiology of birth defects and developmental problems, including the effects of prenatal exposure to pesticides. For more, see Dr. Winchester’s staff profile.