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Awards + Honors

UW Medicine Supply Chain Recognized as One of the 50 Best in North American Healthcare

Hospital and health system supply chain leaders recognized for outstanding operational performance.

Naomi Nkinsi Receives Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans

Nkinsi is one of 30 winners of a fellowship that had nearly 2,500 applicants. Winners receive up to $90,000.

Mary-Claire King Named a 2021 Gairdner Award Laureate

For discovering inherited susceptibility to breast cancer due to mutation of the BRCA1 gene.

Frederick Rivara Receives 2021 Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr. Leadership Award

Rivara, a worldwide leader in injury prevention, is honored for creating a better future for children.

UW Medicine Newsroom Videos Win Top Ragan Award

For a continuing series on the emergency of and response to the coronavirus.

Newsweek Names UW Medical Center a Best Hospital

The ranking is based on patient survey results, key medical performance indicators and recommendations from medical experts.

Franck Kalume Included on Cell Press’ 1,000 Inspiring Black Scientists List

The list celebrates the talents, knowledge and accomplishments of Black scientists.

Joseph Mougous Received the 2021 National Academy of Sciences Award in Molecular Biology

Mougous was awarded for his pioneering work in microbiology.