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McKenna Princing

17 Posts

In Good Hands: Handwashing Stations Built for the Community

A middle school student, doctor and architects team up to build mobile stations and sinks to encourage hand hygiene in communities.

Celebrating Women’s Equality Day

Highlighting a few of the women working to make UW Medicine more equitable.

7 Photography Tips for Taking Great Phone Photos

You don’t have to be a professional to take great-looking photos.

After the Leak: An Award-winning Response to a Radioactive Material Leak

In May 2019, a cesium leak compromised Harborview’s Research and Training building. Here’s how the team responded and what they learned.

UW Medicine Announces New Series of Race-Based Virtual Caucuses

Paula Houston announces the continuation of UW Medicine's race-based caucuses through September 2020.

A Different Kind of Scrubbing In

Environmental Services staff protect patients and providers by keeping the hospital clean.

Practice Makes Perfect: COVID-19 Simulation Training Prepares Emergency Medicine Providers

Simulating intubating COVID-19 patients improves provider confidence and patient care.

Physiologist Sharona Gordon on Preventing Sexual Harassment in STEM

A new endowment helps physiologist Sharona Gordon pay her equity work forward.

The Head and the Heart: Exploring the Link Between Depression and Heart Disease

Dr. Mark Sullivan studies the link between these two conditions.

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.