Kenneth M. Rice

Kenneth Rice is a Professor in the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Washington. He received his B.A. with honors in Mathematics from Churchill College at Cambridge University in 1995 and a diploma in Mathematical Statistics with distinction in 1998. In 2001, he received his Ph.D. in Biostatistics, also from Churchill College at Cambridge University. His research focuses primarily on developing and applying statistical methods for complex disease epidemiology, notably cardiovascular disease. He leads the Analysis Committee for the CHARGE consortium, a large group of investigators studying genetic determinants of heart and aging outcomes. He recently published “Large-scale genome-wide analysis identifies genetic variants associated with cardiac structure and function.” J. Clinical Investigation 127:1798-1812.