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Ken Rice is the new graduate program director, and Jim Hughes is program director for the MS Capstone Program.
20 UW researchers elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences for 2021
Patrick Heagerty, professor of biostatistics and former department chair, is among 38 new members elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences for 2021.
The University of Washington Genetics Analysis Center (GAC) will serve as the Data Coordination Center (DCC) for a new Mendelian Genomics Research Consortium, aimed at increasing the number of known single-gene disorders. Cystic fibrosis, sickle cell anemia, and Huntington's disease are all examples of single-gene disorders.
Faculty appointment promotions and appointments in the department for 2021 are highlighted.
Daniela Witten has been elected as a council member for the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) starting September 2021.