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NIH: Joshua Denny, Eric Dishman, Stephanie Devaney

Joshua Denny has been selected as CEO of the US National Institutes of Health's All of Us research program. He will replace Eric Dishman, who will become chief innovation officer for the program. Denny is currently a professor in the departments of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He is also the principal investigator for the All of Us Data and Research Center, and he was a member of an advisory committee to the NIH director that helped develop the All of Us program.

Stephanie Devaney, currently deputy director for the All of Us program, is being promoted to chief operating officer, a new position.

The Scan

Missed Early Cases

A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports.

Limited Journal Editor Diversity

A survey finds low diversity among scientific and medical journal editors, according to The Scientist.

How Much of a Threat?

Science writes that need for a provision aimed at shoring up genomic data security within a new US bill is being questioned.

PNAS Papers on Historic Helicobacter Spread, Brain Development, C. difficile RNAs

In PNAS this week: Helicobacter genetic diversity gives insight into human migrations, gene expression patterns of brain development, and more.