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New Members of the Washington State Academy of Sciences Announced

Six UW School of Medicine faculty were elected.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center Frequently Asked Questions

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and its members have announced exploration of a plan to redefine our alliance and accelerate the discovery and delivery of lifesaving breakthroughs to our patients.

On the Move: July 2021

Find out who's moving on or moving up at UW Medicine.

Yasemin Sancak Named a 2021 Pew Scholar

In the Biomedical Sciences.

Register for the Patient Safety and Quality Certificate Program

The 2021-2022 program registration is due Aug. 3.

On the Move: May 2021

Find out who's moving on or moving up at UW Medicine.

Mosaic Nanoparticle Flu Vaccine to Enter Phase I Clinical Trials

The vaccine was developed and tested by the King Lab at the UW Medicine Institute for Protein Design.

$38 Million Set of Gifts From Ballmer Group Addresses Behavioral Health Crisis

The gifts aim to address inequitable workforce and treatment access issues.

Svoboda Scavenger Hunt

Learn about epidemics and quarantines in 19th century Ottoman Iraq and win a prize.

Jeffrey Chamberlain Elected Vice President of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy

He will serve a three-year term, culminating in a year as president of the organization.

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Recruiting Study Participants

Various studies from the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine are seeking participants.

Joseph Czerniecki Begins New Professor Emeritus Role

After 38 years with the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

UW School of Medicine Ranks No. 1 in the Nation for Primary Care Education

The School also ranks No. 2 in the nation for federal research awards.

Resident’s NEJM Essay Discusses Combating Anti-Asian Hate

The paper offers advice for clinicians to help address patients’ fear, trauma and depression.

Stuart Weinstein Begins Role as Medical Director for Spine Services

He hopes to coordinate physiatric spine care and integrate care pathways across the system.

Another Reason to Thank Grocery Workers

Throughout March, Washington state Safeway and Albertsons stores will collect donations for UW Medicine's Cancer Vaccine Institute and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

The Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute Joins the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

As of Jan. 1, 2021, the Institute joined the department as a core program.