Jason H. Bielas

Appointments and Affiliations

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Human Biology Division
Public Health Sciences Division
Translational Research Program
Associate Member
University of Washington School of Medicine
Department of Pathology
Affiliate Associate Professor
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Mailing Address

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Public Health Sciences Division
Translational Research Program
1100 Fairview Avenue North, M5-A864
Seattle, Washington 98109-1024
United States


Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington, The Joseph Gottstein Memorial Cancer Research Laboratory, 2006.
Ph.D., York University, Genetics, 2004.

Research Interests

The Bielas lab studies (http://labs.fhcrc.org/bielas) the fundamental and clinical implications of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA mutations in the pathogenesis of cancer and age-related disease.

Honors and Awards

2010-2015, Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
2009-2013, New Scholar Award in Aging, The Ellison Medical Foundation
2007-2010, Terry Fox Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC)
2006-2007, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
2004-2005, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
2004, Gold Medal, Governor General's Academic Medal, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, Governor General of Canada
2003, Scholarship, Haynes Scholarship for Academic Excellence in Doctoral Studies
2002-2003, Scholarship, Ontario Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology
2001, Graduate Fellowship, International Association of Environmental Mutagen Societies
2000-2002, Graduate Scholarship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
2000, Dean's Academic Excellence Scholarship, Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University
2000, Health Science International Award, CANTOX
1999-2000, Scholarship, Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)
1998-1999, Graduate Fellowship, Cancer Research Society Inc.

Previous Positions

2006-2008, Acting Instructor, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Department of Pathology


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