News Releases

October 15, 2021

Ground broken for UW Medicine Behavioral Health Teaching Facility scheduled to open late 2023.

October 14, 2021

Researchers publishing in Nature identify new pathway for opioid-induced reward in the brain.

October 8, 2021

Millions of people in low-income countries should have basic vaccine protection first, two bioethicists argue.

October 6, 2021

Project partners with African,  Asian and Latin American countries to stay ahead of emerging zoonotic disease viruses.


September 30, 2021

Fred Hutch’s Trevor Bedford, who is on the UW School of Medicine's affiliate faculty in genome sciences, was picked for his vital work in tracking the spread of viruses

September 30, 2021

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is forming a center with philanthropic support.  

September 28, 2021

A set of open-source software modules could improve scientists’ ability to analyze the movement and poses of animals (and people).

September 23, 2021

Twenty-year employee rose through finance and leadership positions to become hospital’s first female chief executive.

September 23, 2021

A UW Medicine coronavirus scientist and two computational biologists at Fred Hutch are joining the HHMI research community.

September 20, 2021

The new CEO has served in clinical and administrative roles in her 24 years with Harborview Medical Center.