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Elyse Hope

Elyse is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the British Columbia Cancer Agency in Vancouver, where she studies mechanisms of genome instability. She has served as President of the University of Washington Women in Genome Sciences advocacy organization and on the alumni board of the Stanford Cap and Gown women’s honor society. Elyse supports programs that drove her early interest in research as a volunteer judge at regional science fairs in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia and was thrilled to re-join ISEF as a Grand Awards judge in 2017. She received her B.S. in Biology from Stanford University where she published work on atmospheric modeling, and her Ph.D. in Genome Sciences from the University of Washington.

2006 Science Talent Search
2004-2006 International Science and Engineering Fair
2002 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge