August 28, 2023

Community circulation of ciprofloxacin-resistant E. coli paradoxically increased after six-year reduction in antibiotic prescriptions.

January 31, 2023

Analysis of the outbreak shed light on its origins and transmission patterns, and assessed treatment and infection control.

July 15, 2022

New surge of BA.5 COVID-19 seen nationally now seen here in cases, hospitalizations 

October 20, 2021

Researchers analyzed data in patients’ electronic health records to find details associated with a higher likelihood of test positivity.

May 1, 2020

Adapting the Seattle Flu Study to COVID-19 detection, and swab-and-sent communty sampling, spawn new ideas for pandemic surveillance.

November 21, 2017

A comparison of cystic fibrosis patients in the United States and Canada showed that, although the patients’ nutritional status and lung function  improved in both countries from 1990 to 2013, the improvement rate was faster in the United States

A group of Washington state soccer players who developed cancer did not do so at a higher-than-expected rate, compared with all soccer players of a similar age range and playing experience, the state Department of Health announced today.

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.

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

Nancy Krieger is no stranger to Seattle. The Harvard professor of social epidemiology lived here in the ‘80s, received her master’s in epidemiology from the University of Washington, and has a brother, James, who is a UW clinical professor.


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