Thompson Reuters lists Most Influential Scientists
Several UW Medicine researchers were named among the world leaders in Thompson Reuters annual list of The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds. Outstanding UW Medicine scientists in biochemistry, clinical medicine, microbiology, immunology, genetics and psychiatry were among those listed at the top of their fields. Of the 19 scientists named as the world's overall Hottest Researchers of Today, four are affiliated with UW Medicine. The distinguished researchers are part of Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and collaborators on the Global Burden of Disease project, a multinational effort to measure the most pressing threats to human health.