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Pediatric Geneticist Earns NIH Early Independence Award

By October 13, 2022No Comments

UW Medicine physician/scientist Danny E. Miller has received a competitive National Institutes of Health Director’s Early Independence Award, which provides up to $1.25 million over 5 years. Miller is an assistant professor of pediatrics, Division of Genetic Medicine, and of laboratory medicine and pathology at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

The award, a part of the NIH’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program, supports early-career scientists who have the intellect, creativity, drive, and maturity to lead an independent research program.