Awards and achievements


January 12, 2016

Andrew Feinberg receives honorary doctorate degree

The University of Amsterdam has awarded Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Andrew Feinberg, an honorary doctorate degree for his cutting-edge research into humane epigenetics and epigenomics, and particularly for his contribution to the unravelling of the epigenetic processes that lead to cancer and other diseases.

The doctorate was conferred during the UvA’s Foundation Day on January 8, 2016.

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Andy Feinberg holds appointments in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Bloomberg School of Public Health. He also directs the Center for Epigenetics.