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Angela Cabotaje

25 Posts

Virology Lab Reaches 1 Million COVID-19 Test Milestone

In late October, the UW Medicine Virology Lab received its 1 millionth COVID-19 specimen.

How to Make Your Halloween a Little Healthier

Halloween and healthy eating don’t have to be at odds. Judy Simon, RD, CD, shares her tips for having a sweet holiday this year. 

Meet Ginny Ryan, the New Division Chief of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Ginny Ryan, MD, joins UW Medicine’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

5 Flu Facts to Share With Your Loved Ones This Year

This year, the seasonal flu overlaps with the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s how to keep yourself and your loved ones safe. 

What Are the Different Types of COVID-19 Tests?

Geoffrey Baird, MD, PhD, interim chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, explains the difference between various COVID-19 tests.

3 Ways UW Medicine Focuses on Equity During COVID-19

How UW Medicine strives to reach underserved communities in its COVID-19 response.

The Sports Institute’s Exercise Rx App Helps Patients Get Moving

The Sports Institute teams up with engineering and computer science partners to develop an app that supports a healthy, active lifestyle.

Returning to Work? Here’s What Nursing Parents Should Know

Preparing in advance and knowing what resources are available to you can make your transition back to work a smooth one.

How to Deal with Anti-Asian Racism During the Pandemic

Hate crimes against Asians and other incidents of pandemic-fueled racism are on the rise.

COVID-19 News Update for Jan. 21, 2021

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week. 

Why Slowing Down Is Good for Mental Health

Psychiatry resident Amelia Wendt, MD, shares tips for using mindfulness to relieve stress.

COVID-19 News Update for Jan. 19, 2021

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week.

Employees Eligible in Phase 1B — Schedule Your Vaccine Now

A message from Lisa Brandenburg and Tim Dellit on COVID-19 vaccination appointments for employees who meet the criteria for the first group of Phase 1B.