Dr. Kauwe is an Associate Professor of Biology and coordinator of the Bioinformatics program at Brigham Young University. He specializes in processing and analysis of genetic data and has published over 80 peer reviewed papers. Dr. Kauwe is the recipient of several awards, including the Poletsky Award, the New Vision Award, and the McMillian Award, for his work in Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Kauwe currently serves as the Scientific Lead for the SAGE AD Challenge and as a Senior Editor for Alzheimer’s and Dementia.

His research leverages novel phenotypes and approaches to characterize the genetic architecture of Alzheimer’s disease. Research in the lab also includes comparative genomics to address evolutionary questions in several species of fish and reptiles.

Contact Dr. Kauwe
4146 LSB Provo, UT 84602
Phone: 801-422-2993
Fax: 801-422-0900
kauwe@byu.edu