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Aaron Hudson
Aaron Hudson
PhD student Aaron Hudson receives 2021 David P. Byar Award from American Statistical Association
PhD candidate Aaron Hudson has been awarded the 2021 David P. Byar Award by the American Statistical Association’s (ASA) Biometric Section.
Headshot of Ruth Etzioni
Headshot of Ruth Etzioni
Biostatistics and health services faculty member Ruth Etzioni co-authors data science textbook
Competence in data science has become essential for health services and health outcomes researchers. Today’s data-driven challenges require an understanding of statistics, health econometrics, and predictive analysis.
Jennifer Clark Nelson
Jennifer Clark Nelson
KP biostatisticians help monitor COVID-19 vaccine safety
Informative Q&A with Jennifer C. Nelson (PhD, ’99), director of Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute and an affiliate professor of biostatistics at the University of Washington School of Public Health.
Headshot of Gary Chan
Headshot of Gary Chan
Gary Chan to serve as WNAR president-elect for 2021
Gary Chan, professor of biostatistics and health services with the University of Washington School of Public Health, was recently voted president-elect of the
Photo of Charles Kooperberg
Photo of Charles Kooperberg
Democratizing DNA-based health risk scores
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Hutch News,

The Population Architecture using Genomics and Epidemiology (PAGE) consortium at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center received a $9.8M grant to improve genetic risk prediction for cardiovascular disease in racially and ethnically diverse populations. “The goal is to create risk scores for cardiovascular and related diseases that work equally well in people of color as in European Americans,” said Charles Kooperberg, head of the Hutch’s Biostatistics Program and one of the principal investigators of the study. Kooperberg is also an affiliate professor of biostatistics with the University of Washington School of Public Health.