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9 Tips for Better Zoom Meetings

Tips on camera angles, muting, backgrounds, lighting and more.

Why You Should Talk About Advance Care Planning

From legal documents to making hard decisions, get advice from a palliative care specialist.

How to Talk to Friends and Family About Safe Holiday Gatherings

Share the Washington State Department of Health’s Safer Gatherings Checklist with your friends and family to help everyone stay safe this year.

Access a Discounted Airlift Northwest Membership During Open Enrollment

UW Medicine employees can join for only $48 per year.

How to Break Out of a Rut

As the nights grow longer and the weather gets grayer, it’s easy to slip into a slump — especially this year, in the midst of the pandemic.

3 Cybersecurity Habits You Need to Know

By forming good security habits, every faculty and staff member can help prevent cyber-attacks.

What Are the Different Types of COVID-19 Tests?

Geoffrey Baird, MD, PhD, interim chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, explains the difference between various COVID-19 tests.

7 Photography Tips for Taking Great Phone Photos

You don’t have to be a professional to take great-looking photos.