Contacts & Staff

Our team manages media relations for UW Medicine, including the University of Washington School of Medicine. 

We respond to journalists’ requests for interviews with topic experts and spokespersons, background information, fact-checking, patient-condition reports, records requests, filming access, official statements and disaster communications.

We handle media requests for all UW Medicine entities: the UW School of Medicine and its research centers and education programs, Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center (Montlake and Northwest campuses), Valley Medical Center, Airlift Northwest, the UW Neighborhood Clinics, and UW Physicians. 

  • Our office’s main phone number is 206.543.3620.  Our team email is mediarelations@uw.edu.  Twitter: @uwmnewsroom
  • If you are a patient calling with a clinical question about COVID-19 or another matter, please reach the UW Medicine Contact Center at 206.520.5000 or the UW Medicine Virtual Clinic at 855.520.5250. 

  • The media relations office for other parts of the University of Washington is UW News, 206.543.2580.