UWM Syndications

Dixie Wilson's father and his four siblings died from Alzheimer's.

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine this week recommended that middle and high schools should start classes no earlier than 8:30 a.m.

Media contact: Susan Gregg, UW Medicine, 206.390.3226; sghanson@uw.edu

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UW Medicine media contact: Susan Gregg, 206.616.6730; sghanson@uw.edu

A team of global researchers led by UW Medicine nephrologist Bernadette Thomas investigated the effects of kidney disease on a person's heart condition and cardiovascular health.

Former University of Washington football star John Ross relates how he overcame two knee injuries and went on to set the NFL Combine record for the 40-yard dash. He now is projected to be a top-round pick in next week's NFL Draft.

The two women, Laurie Boatsman and Janis Dougan, wanted dearly to give kidneys to their loved ones, but they didn't match as donors.

Textbook diagrams of cells show a cursory membrane, nucleus and mitochondria. They have never adequately conveyed cells' variation and complexity.

The University of Washington’s social work program was ranked No. 1 in the world in an analysis published this week. It was the highest among 45 University of Washington subject areas identified as in the top 10 globally.

Media contacts: Susan Gregg, UW Medicine, sghanson@uw.edu; Kelly Lawman, OpenNotes; klawman@bidmc.harvard.edu


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