Academics

Statistical Genetics

Statistical genetics is a rapidly growing specialty area within the field of biostatistics concerned with the analysis of genetic data.  At the University of Washington, you may choose from:

PhD with the Statistical Genetics Pathway

Students in our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biostatistics program may choose a pathway in statistical genetics which provides rigorous training in the areas of statistical genetics, population genetics, and computational molecular biology.  Learn more

Certificate in Statistical Genetics

Offered in coordination with other UW departments and institutes, we also offer an interdisciplinary certificate program for matriculated UW graduate students and non-matriculated students. Learn more

Statistical Genetics Training Grant

We also offer a Statistical Genetics Training Program which draws from four PhD programs at the University of Washington. Learn more

Summer Institutes in Statistical Genetics

Each year, we also offer an intensive Summer Institutes in Statistical Genetics (SISG) which draws attendees and contributors from around the world.  Learn more