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May 25, 2018

A smartphone program was just as effective as a clinical intervention in treating people with serious mental illnesses – and it had a significantly better rate of treatment engagement, according to a study published today in the journal Psyc

September 11, 2017

Crossing the street is easy, right?  Yet pedestrians are struck by cars every day in America, and many of those events could be avoided.

picture of a pedestrian-crossing sign
September 7, 2017

(Downloadable video) B-roll of Seattle street scenes and Dr. Beth Ebel offers tips for parents whose children walk to school:  Talk with your kids about their route, where they choose to cross streets, and the distraction of cell phones.

September 6, 2017

University of Washington researchers are developing the first smartphone app that is capable of objectively detecting concussion and other traumatic brain injuries in the field: on the sidelines of a sports game, on a battlefield or in the home

picture of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signing the distracted driving bill into law
May 16, 2017

(Downloadable video soundbites, b-roll and web segment) Pediatrician and researcher Dr. Beth Ebel discusses Washington state's impending new law regulating cell phone use in vehicles.

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