Stephen Leslie awarded 2016 UoM Woodward Medal in Science and Technology

Stephen LeslieThe Centre for Systems Genomics is very proud to announce that our very own Associate Professor Stephen Leslie (group leader) is the winner of the 2016 Woodward Medal in Science and Technology, the University of Melbourne’s prestigious annual research award for STEM academics.

Stephen was recognised for his contribution to the People of the British Isles Project, a project that has revealed unprecedented detail about the subtle genetic differences between peoples from different regions of the British Isles. Stephen led the statistical analysis for the project, which was published in an influential 2015 Nature paper.