Connecting our world at UW Medicine

Steve Butler

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Mehr Grewal: A Young Hero for Community Service

Paul Ramsey writes about Mehr Grewal, a 12-year-old community activist.

UW Medicine joins Washington Health Care Climate Alliance

UW Medicine is one of eight founding members in the Washington Health Care Climate Alliance, which will work to address the health impacts of climate change on Washington communities.

UW Medicine has $8 billion economic impact in Washington

UW Medicine’s significant contributions to the Washington state economy are highlighted in a study about the University of Washington’s economic impact.

UW Population Health Building named after global health pioneer Hans Rosling

In 2016, the UW launched its Population Health Initiative, an interdisciplinary effort across the university to bring understanding and solutions to the biggest health challenges facing communities here in the Pacific Northwest, the U.S. and around the world.

Julie Hartley’s story: A baffling case of vision loss

Julie Hartley, a 64-year-old lawyer, was not overly concerned when she began to feel more tired than usual.

A Destination: One thank you

UW Medicine leadership write about their gratitude to UW Medicine employees for their efforts in the design and build phases of Destination: One.

Podcast: Transitioning to Gender Awareness

Drs. Roberta Dalley and Corinne Heinen discuss UW Medicine's Transgender & Gender Non-Binary (TGNB) Program in Episode 11 of “The Transformer: the UW Medicine Care Transformation Podcast: “Transitioning to Gender Awareness.”

UW Medicine receives $50 million gift for brain health

UW Medicine received a $50 million gift from Lynn and Mike Garvey to establish the Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions at UW Medicine and to help change the landscape of brain health and care.

Another Reason to Thank Grocery Workers

Throughout March, Washington state Safeway and Albertsons stores will collect donations for UW Medicine's Cancer Vaccine Institute and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

100,000 Doses Distributed

A UW Medicine COVID-19 vaccine milestone.

UW Medicine COVID-19 Update Feb. 26, 2021

A message from John Lynch on COVID-19 and vaccine distribution.

COVID-19 News Update for Feb. 25, 2021

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

Passion and Persistence: A Journey of Two Cardiologists

April Stempien-Otero and Christine Chung are reshaping the future of cardiology at UW Medicine.