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September 25, 2019

NIH is funding $945 million in research across 41 states to seek solutions to the opioid crisis.

September 23, 2019

A  pangenomic reference will be generated to represent varied human populations in a government-funded, multi-site effort.

September 17, 2019

The Sports Institute at UW Medicine partners with The Daily Mile Foundation to launch school-based activity program. 

September 12, 2019

‘Embright’ will design and coordinate value-based care models to improve population health throughout the Pacific Northwest

September 9, 2019

McKinstry to design and construct $60 million ‘leap forward’ for medical education, health sciences research and innovation

September 5, 2019

Patients on chronic opioid prescriptions who came off opioids were three times more likely to die of an overdose in the years that followed, a study found.

August 21, 2019

Four sites in Washington state are involved in a new program to provide addiction treatment to high-risk populations. 

August 21, 2019

Both types of surgical treatments are effective, UW Medicine study finds, but ankle replacement appears to have better outcomes overall after two years.

August 20, 2019

Aim is to develop protocols for patient-specific replicas that help physicians plan their approaches to treatment.

August 14, 2019

Learning, memory, and movement rely on electrical signals in cells; newly obtained structure of signaling protein at rest helps explains how it works