The pages hosted on this site provide
detailed information about each WHI study. Detailed information on each page can include
Study summary including introduction, results or publications, discussions, and references
Case/control/cohort sample selection and/or recruitment documents
Other relevant study documents
Data Dictionaries and data preparation documents
Study data, including raw and analytical datasets.
Note that biospecimens results are not included on these pages, and are instead included under
Specimen Results under the Data tab.
In addition, Guidelines for AS Biospecimen Data Submission are available to ancillary study and BAA investigators on how to submit their study data to WHI. Beginning in 2013, study PIs are responsible for updating their specific study page with both the study information and study data. See the guidelines and Help Topics for further information.
Access to the detailed information on each Study page is open to the public. Access to study data has the same requirements as access to other WHI data, in which the investigator must sign a WHI Data Use Agreement
and submit it to the
Please see the table below for information on studies. You can filter studies by entering criteria into the search box below.
Some studies have a link to a full study page. You can use the "Filter" function below to locate studies of specific features, e.g., outcomes, PI. Other sites are being added retrospectively.
There is overlap between the two aims:
Serological Aim: 1,480 (494 pancreatic cancer cases + 986 controls)
CAREDS and WHISE participants in MWRC
SE RC participants
CT control arms, OS
Long Life Study (LLS)
OS, non-active DM arm
NPAAS Feeding Study (AS272)
BA23, AS311, AS315