School of Public Health

Before Seattle increased the minimum wage, many local businesses said they planned to raise prices in order to cover higher payroll costs.

China’s role in global health is expanding rapidly and perhaps at a tipping point.

Researchers at the University of Washington and the University of Cape Town in South Africa plan to partner on a two-year study to test a lower-cost, simpler and safer method in diagnosing tuberculosis (TB).

Wendy Barrington is passionate about promoting health equity and credits her social justice orientation to her African-American and white background.

A team of students from the University of Washington School of Public Health will is poised to act when the next disease outbreak hits the Seattle area.

The top administrator for the U.S.

King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced a 32-member task force charged with finding ways to better address the regional heroin epidemic.

When Dr. Ali Rowhani-Rahbar moved to the United States from Iran in 2003, new friends peppered him with questions about culture shock.

The difference between eating well and a low-quality diet in the United States is only about $1.50 per person per day, a University of Washington professor told a White House audience on Wednesday.


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