November 22, 2017

Gail Jarvik elected as Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science. Dr. Jarvik was selected for her contributions to the field of human genetics.

October 31, 2017

Center for World University Rankings released its 2017 rankings of the top 1,000 research-intensive institutions.

August 10, 2017

The National Institutes of Health announced funding awards that will accelerate the use of clinical genomics for underserved populations.

July 28, 2017

Drs. Fuki Hisama, Peter Byers, and Margaret Adam (Pediatrics) have been named as Seattle Top Doctors in Clinical Genetics.

March 14, 2017

Seattle Magazine names Fuki Hisama, MD as Top Doc in clinical genetics, expert in cancer genetics and neurogenetics.

March 14, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

"Genetics of color variation in a post-genome world"

Greg Barsh, MD, PhD
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology

March 2, 2017

Stanley M. Gartler, PhD is the recipient of the annual ASHG's Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award.

May 19, 2016

Dr. Mary-Claire King, geneticist who discovered the BRCA1 gene linked to increased breast-cancer risk, received the National Medal of Science, the top honor for scientific achievement.

December 8, 2015

Dr. Mary-Claire King was recently presented with the 2015 Pro Bono Humanum Award. The award recognizes ground-breaking efforts in improving human health.

September 11, 2015

The American Society of Human Genetics Award for Excellence has been renamed the Arno Motulsky-Barton Childs Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education.