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Dr. Brenna Henn Awarded NIH Maximizing Investigators Research Grant for Early Stage Investigators

Congratulations to Dr. Henn on her NIH MIRA grant for ESI ($1.9 M over 5 years) for her project: "Improving Inference of Genetic Architecture and Selection with African Genomes." This research focuses on heritable traits like height and skin pigmentation as model systems in order to improve genotype-phenotype association in diverse African populations with small sample sizes.