November 2, 2018

Dr. Hisama was recognized for years of work in promoting diversity and mentoring underrepresented individuals.

September 28, 2018

Since opening in 2015, the national Undiagnosed Disease Network has solved more than 200 mysterious cases.

July 27, 2018

Dr. Stanley Gartler was the first faculty member hired in the Division of Medical Genetics in 1957.

July 16, 2018

King named the 2018 recipient of the Advocacy Award by the American Society of Human Genetics.

June 20, 2018

Dr. George Stamatoyannopoulos, professor of medicine (Medical Genetics) and genome sciences, passed away on June 16.

May 17, 2018

King will receive the Prize in Life Science and Medicine for her pioneering work in breast cancer genetics.

January 17, 2018

The founding head of the Division of Medical Genetics has died at the age of 94.

August 10, 2017

UW Medicine will be the coordinating center for a multi-site, NIH-funded effort to advance clinical genomics, with an emphasis on including diverse populations.

November 8, 2016

Dr. Stanley Gartler, professor emeritus (Medical Genetics) has been named the 2016 recipient of the Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award.

December 22, 2015

The White House announced today that Dr. Mary-Claire King, professor of medicine (Medical Genetics) and genome sciences, will receive the National Medal of Science.