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The Flowers of the AAPI Solidarity Email Signature

Learn about the state, national and popular flowers depicted in the email signature.

UW Medicine Launches New Bias Reporting Tool

The tool is available to everyone at UW Medicine to report incidents of bias.

UW Medicine Named LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader for 9th Year in a Row

UW Medicine’s four hospitals have been recognized as 2020 LGBTQ healthcare equality leaders by the Human Rights Campaign.

Paula Houston Advances Healthcare Equity in New Role as Chief Equity Officer

On July 1, UW Medicine established its new Office of Healthcare Equity, led by chief equity officer Paula Houston, EdD.

UW Medicine leading in equity and education: 2019 Health Care Leadership Awards

Paula Houston, Patricia Dawson and Edward Verrier receive Health Care Leadership Awards from Puget Sound Business Journal.

Improving Care for Transgender and Non-binary People

A program at UW Medicine seeks to address the medical needs of people who identify as transgender or non-binary.

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 joins TIME’S UP Healthcare

UW Medicine has joined TIME’S UP Healthcare as part of our commitment to creating a workplace and clinical environment that focuses on gender equity and the prevention of sexual and gender harassment.