Scientific Director / Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Mailstop: M1-B514 Seattle, WA 98109
In 2018, Raphael Gottardo received the Mortimer Spiegelman Award, which honors a statistician below the age of 40 who has made outstanding contributions to health statistics.
Dr. Gottardo’s current research interests center on the development of computational tools and statistical methods for analyzing high-dimensional data with applications to immunology, vaccine research, and immunotherapy.
Additionally, he is the principal investigator (PI) of several grants from the National Institutes of Health, the Gates Foundation, and the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative.
In 2018, Dr. Gottardo became a director of the newly formed Fred Hutch Translational Data Science Integrated Research Center, which fosters interaction between the Hutch’s experimental and clinical researchers and their computational and quantitative science colleagues with the goal of transforming patient care through data-driven research.