Accelerating Discoveries

Accelerating advances, treatments, cures
$242 million
GOAL $265 million

Radical discovery doesn’t happen overnight. It requires a foundation of observation and experimentation — it needs basic research.

Breakthroughs that bring us closer to effective treatments are forged in our labs. These breakthroughs take patience and perseverance. Curiosity and wonder. Late nights and early mornings. And dedication to success.

Experiment by experiment, research provides the spark that can lead to cures. Supporting this process ignites and accelerates research into game-changing discoveries.

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Help us understand the foundations of disease.

What Your Donation Will Fund

Research innovation.
Discoveries related to innate immunity.
Training tomorrow’s researchers.

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Research Innovation

Basic science research provides the foundational knowledge that helps translate discovery into treatments and cures.

Contacts

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Chris Thompson

Senior Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations

csthomp@uw.edu

206.543.8203

The Center for Innate Immunity and Infectious Diseases (CIIID)

The CIIID is harnessing the power of humans’ first line of immune defense — innate immunity — to better understand and defeat disease.

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Contacts

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Stephanie Pietromonaco

Assistant Director for Philanthropy

spietro@uw.edu

206.616.1252

Shaping Scientists

We train the next generation of scientists in a resource-rich, collaborative environment dedicated to discovery and progress.

Contacts

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Chris Thompson

Senior Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations

csthomp@uw.edu

206.543.8203

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UW Medicine and our supporters share the optimism and conviction that we can take medicine down smarter, faster paths.