Medicine

June 15, 2017

Mobilizing against muscular dystrophy

A family eager to help their son has helped make the UW a leader in facing down an insidious disease.


March 1, 2017

population health

Finding a solution: A history of helping mankind

Tackling the most vexing medical problems facing humankind.


population health

Cancer calamity: Rising rates among low-income and minority Americans

Disparities in health care access hit communities of color hard—particularly when it comes to cancer.


population health, global health, health care, uw medicine

Diet and disease: Mapping and combating health disparities

How UW researchers are mapping and combating health disparities.


population health, global health, health care

Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health

Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health.


February 28, 2017

School of Public Health: 162 million children are too short for their age

About 162 million children worldwide under the age of five are considered too short for their age—a growth failure called stunting.


Need a new heart? Come to UW Medical Center

If you need a heart transplant, here’s your prescription: come to UW Medical Center.