Connecting our world at UW Medicine


Harborview’s Injury Center Prioritizes Community

The Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center puts public needs first.

Virology Lab Reaches 1 Million COVID-19 Test Milestone

In late October, the UW Medicine Virology Lab received its 1 millionth COVID-19 specimen.

Preserving the Scientific Integrity of COVID-19 Vaccines

Watch the University of Washington and Johns Hopkins University symposium.

Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions: Funding Opportunity for UW Researchers

Letters of intent are due June 30, 2020.

Paul James on Authoring One of JAMA’s Most Influential Articles of the Past Decade

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) selected James et al.’s high blood pressure guidelines as one of the most important articles for clinical medicine and public health in the 2010s.

Help Fight the Flu in Seattle

Participate in the Seattle Flu Study: researchers created a citywide network to detect and track influenza.

Bridging the Gap Between Research Dreams and Clinical Reality

How the Institute of Translational Health Sciences is accelerating translational research.

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.