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A Brighter Future for Patients with Sarcoma

Philanthropists, UW alumni write new chapter in sarcoma care and research with a landmark gift

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Around the World and Back Again

Critical care nurse Lia Barros created the International Nursing Program (INP) at UW Medical Center as a way for nurses to continue their educational enrichment and improve patient care.

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A Generous Gift for Scientists-In-Training

The Curci Foundation supports graduate students in the life sciences with a $1.78 million gift

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Bringing COVID-19 Tests to the People? Pack Up the Van

A local family’s support of Harborview’s COVID-19 mobile testing efforts helped nearly 10,000 in South King County get tested.

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Women Trailblazers

Join Nora Disis, MD, associate dean of translational science at the University of Washington and the director of the Cancer Vaccine Institute, for a candid conversation with UW Medicine oncologist Shaveta Vinayak, MD.

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Who is immune to COVID-19?

UW Medicine virologists launch a statewide antibody study to find out. 

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Triumph over tragedy

How Harborview’s Regional Burn Center helped get Carolyn Busch back on the trails after a devastating burn.

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The Insatiable Curiosity of Microbiologist Eugene Nester

How the retired professor and department chair continues shaping the field — and UW Medicine.

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From Epidemiologist to Podcast Host: Celine Gounder, MD ’04, ScM, FIDSA

Medical journalist uses her passion for science and storytelling to tackle health disparities.

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Physician, Photographer, Explorer Jeff Gusky, MD ’82, Continues to Break New Ground

Not many people will become a successful emergency physician. Even fewer will become a world-famous photographer and explorer. Jeff Gusky, MD ’82, has done it all.

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Emily Kershaw Takes the Road Less Traveled on the Path to Her MD

A medical-school student with a love for rural medicine finds her community in Spokane.

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