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Noah Simon is featured in Forbes' article 30 Under 30: Young Scientists Who Are Changing The World
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Elizabeth Thompson has been elected President-Elect of the International Biometric Society. She will serve as President-Elect in 2015, as President in 2016 and 2017, and as Immediate-Past-President in 2018.
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StagGen core faculty, Joe Felsenstein, won the 2013 International Prize for Biology in the field of "Biology of Evolution" awarded by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
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StatGen Core faculty, Daniela Witten, won two prestegious awards for junior faculty: Sloan Research Fellowship by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and NSF Career Award.
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Daniela Witten wins NIH Director's Early Independence Award and David Byar Young Investigator Award and is featured in Forbes' article "30 under 30: The Youngest Disrupters and Innovators."

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Congratulations to Joe Felsenstein who received the John J. Carty Award for the Advancement of Science from the National Academy of Sciences.
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Study: A dead gene comes back to life in humans

http://uwnews.org/article.asp?articleID=47657

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The New York Times' article about the statistical computing environment R features UW Statistics alumnus Robert Gentleman, a head of Computational Biology at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and a member of Computational Molecular Biology Program at the University of Washington.  

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/07/technology/business-computing/07program.html

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Congratulations tVladimir Minin who has won the 2007 Leonard J. Savage Award for Outstanding Dissertation in Applied Bayesian Methodology.
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Congratulations to Joe Felsenstein who received the Darwin-Wallace Medal from the Linnean Society of London.
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Congratulations to Elizabeth Thompson who has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences
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Celebration of StatGen Alumni, 2000-2007.
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Statistical Genetics Retreat will take place on Friday, November 30, 2007. Click herefor the full announcement.

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Following the Graduate School Review of the Statgen Certificate program, and the award of the new NIH-funded Statistical Genetics Training Grant (web link soon) we: 

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