August 24, 2021

Theme parks, long plane rides and cruise ships might be deemed too risky for many families in the near future.

May 24, 2021

Sites in Rainier Beach and West Seattle host self-swab stations with UW Medicine healthcare professionals observing. 

picture of Lidet Becker getting her first COVID-19 vaccien
May 13, 2021

A UW Medicine clinic today administered its first COVID-19 vaccine injections to 12- to 15-year-olds. A group of adolescents, primarily composed of clinicians' children, queued up at Harborview Medical Center. 

UW Medicine nurse prepares COVID-19 vaccine for patient in Federal Way, Washington.
April 6, 2021

This week UW Medicine nurses and staff from Harborview Medical Center brought a pop-up clinic to the Pacific Islander Community Center in Federal Way, Washington, about 25 miles south of Seattle.

April 5, 2021

For some people, offers of gifts and cash will be ‘undue inducements’ that challenge their personal autonomy, the author writes.

picture of man receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for COVID-19
March 12, 2021

UW Medical Center – Northwest administered its first doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for COVID-19 on Thursday, March 11.

grandparent visits with grandkids in person
March 11, 2021

People who are "fully vaccinated" – meaning two weeks have elapsed since the final dose of the final vaccine series  – can gather with others and share a meal, unmasked, indoors with another vaccinated household, says Dr. Seth Cohen.

March 11, 2021

In a Q&A, a UW Medicine bioethicist discusses equitable distribution and reasons to be hopeful, despite the hoarding by wealthy nations so far.

January 4, 2021

Even partial protection of one dose could be enough to slow the spread of the virus, the UW Medicine researchers argue in a paper.

December 15, 2020

Frontline healthcare workers, including a Seattle Fire Department paramedic, were among the initial group immunized against the pandemic virus.


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