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Mengjie Chen - One of Four University of Chicago scientists awarded Sloan Fellowships

02/19/2019

Early-career faculty identified as field's most promising scholars

Four University of Chicago faculty members have earned prestigious Sloan Research Fellowships, awarded to early-career scholars whose achievements and potential mark them as the next scientific leaders.

Michelle M. Le Beau elected to the American Cancer Society Board of Directors

12/17/2018

The American Cancer Society has named Michelle M. Le Beau, PhD, director of the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center, to its board of directors, with a term beginning on Jan. 1, 2019.

Congratulations John Blischak - 2018 Winner of Nan Xiao Prize for Computational Reproducibility

12/17/2018

Congratulations  John Blischak (GGSB Alum) - 2018 winner of the "Nan Xiao prize for computational reproducibility"  for his leadership role in computational reproducibility in applications, and especially development of the R package workflow. 

Thanks to a generous gift from Human Genetics Alum Nan Xiao, the Department of Human Genetics is pleased to announce the establishment of the "Nan Xiao prize for computational reproducibility".