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Employee Spotlight

Get to Know: Anoop Patel, Neurological Surgeon

He works to find new treatments for the worst brain tumors. And he scuba dives.

Get to Know: Beth Buffalo, Chair of Physiology and Biophysics

How a high school science project launched her career.

Cindy Hecker Celebrates 40 Years at UW Medicine

Learn her top piece of career advice.

Passion and Persistence: A Journey of Two Cardiologists

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

Fulfilling Her Destiny as a Leader in Cardiac Surgery

Get to know Lara Oyetunji.

Get to Know: Jeff Richey, Executive Director of Airlift Northwest

Learn why he has spent his entire career at UW Medicine. (Photo taken before COVID-19 pandemic.)

Get to Know: Lia Moriguchi Halasz, Radiation Oncologist

Find out her favorite take-out spot and what she’s watching on Netflix. (Photo taken before the COVID-19 pandemic.)

3 UW Medicine Experts Receive 2020 Health Care Leadership Awards

Helen Chu, Paul Hayes and Christopher Murray receive awards from the Puget Sound Business Journal.