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From the Dean
Spring quarter always seems to be a busy time, and this year is no exception. In addition to the events listed on our calendar, the five candidates identified by the SPH Deanship Search Committee visited campus for two days between late March and mid-April. Candidates include…
Jeremy Sappington and Cindy Watts are making big moves (Cindy’s heading for Richmond, Va., and Jeremy’s hoping for more time in the mountains). Read about their transitions, two new faculty members and six well-deserved honors.
The School lost two very special friends recently: one an alum with very strong ties to the School and the other a global health pioneer. More...
Centers & Institutes
Wow—our students shine! We have two Presidential Management Fellows, a NOAA Green Steward Award winner, a Lindau Nobel Laureate invitee, an Outstanding Investigator Award winner and much more.
News of Note
Michelle Williams, epidemiology and global health, will present the spring 2010 Distinguished Faculty Lecture on May 13. This just in: UW Biostatistics is tied with Harvard University for No. 1, and the School is again third in research at UW. Plus, read about our newest Undergraduate Nutritional Sciences Program volunteer, our new research grants and upcoming Summer Institutes in Statistical Genetics and Public Health Practice.
Spotlight on Research
Learn about childhood leukemia in Iraq from Amy Hagopian and colleagues. Plus, read about research by four of our students: Nila Gregory (Nutritional Sciences Program), Jerry Kim (Institute for Public Health Genetics), Whitney Harrington (Pathobiology Graduate Program), and Sarah Hohl (Department of Global Health).
Chris Elias, president and chief executive officer of PATH, is the School’s 2010 Distinguished Alumnus. Read about Dr. Elias and other alumni making news. And please keep your updates and photos coming through the School’s website. We’d love to hear from you!
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