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Patrick Heagerty
Patrick Heagerty
Patrick Heagerty elected to the National Academy of Medicine
Patrick Heagerty, PhD, professor of biostatistics, is one of three UW School of Public Health faculty elected to the National Academy of Medicine today.
Health worker injects a person during clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine at Research Centers of America in Hollywood, Fla., on September 9, 2020.
Health worker injects a person during clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine at Research Centers of America in Hollywood, Fla., on September 9, 2020.
Don’t Expect a COVID Vaccine before the Election
Scientific American,

Peter Gilbert, research professor of biostatistics and a biostatistician at Fred Hutch, comments on assessing safety and efficacy after an Emergency Use Authorization has been approved. Gilbert has helped design clinical trials for the leading U.S. vaccine candidates.

Collage of 50 Changemakers headshot photos
Collage of 50 Changemakers headshot photos
50 Changemakers of Public Health
UW School of Public Health,

Six Biostatistics alumni are among the 50 Changemakers recognized by the School of Public Health as part of its 50th anniversary celebration. Congratulations to Garnet Anderson, Gary Churchill, Jeffrey Leek, Kung-Yee Liang, Xihong Lin, and Clarice R. Weinberg.

Graphic rendering of a human fending off large coronavirus spors
Graphic rendering of a human fending off large coronavirus spors
First, a Vaccine Approval. Then 'Chaos and Confusion.'
The New York Times,

Professor of Biostatistics Tom Fleming is a member of WHO’s Solidarity Vaccines Trial group. He discusses the group's COVID-19 vaccine mega-trial, to start this month with a small study in Latin America.

Headshot of Tom Fleming
Headshot of Tom Fleming
Thomas Fleming Receives 2020 Ward Cates Spirit Award
HIV Prevention Trials Network,

Thomas R. Fleming, professor and former chair of biostatistics, received the 2020 Ward Cates Spirit Award from the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN). The honor recognizes Fleming’s dedication, passion, and tireless pursuit of ensuring clinical trials are well designed, properly implemented, and correctly interpreted.