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In Their Words: Celebrating Latinx and Hispanic Heritage Month

UW Medicine community members share their pride in and love for their Latinx and Hispanic cultures.

Reflecting on Sept. 11, 2001: 20 Years Later

Employees who were on the ground in Washington, D.C. and New York City share their stories.

Therapy Dogs Are Helping Staff Build Resiliency

Meet the therapy dogs.

Remembering Nobel Laureate Edmond Fischer

Fischer shared the 1992 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with UW School of Medicine colleague Edwin Krebs for discovering a fundamental biological switch in cells.

A Day in the Life of the Patient Decontamination Drill Team

In the event of an incident involving hazardous materials — we’re prepared.

Anita Chopra’s Mission to Increase Vaccine Equity

Anita Chopra, MD, has advocated for underserved communities during the pandemic.

Remembering Lynn Staheli

Lynn Staheli, MD, pediatric orthopedic surgeon, died on Aug. 10.