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Biostatistics chair receives $2.8 million NIH grant to lead data coordinating center

UW School of Public Health
October 17, 2017
Patrick Heagerty, chair and professor of the Department of Biostatistics, has received $2.8 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to lead the data coordinating center for a study of non-drug approaches for preventing chronic low back pain, which could lead to reduced opioid use.
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