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The Next-Generation of
Breast Cancer Care
By applying PET technology to a standard mammography machine, UW startup PET/X hopes to streamline treatment for breast cancer patients, knocking out costs and side effects along the way.
A Spring Break
A first-generation student from a migrant farming family, Salvador Gomez is donating his spring break to the Pipeline Project, tutoring and mentoring children in rural Washington whose childhoods remind him of his own.
Medieval scheming and sabotage in Smith Hall
In a new medieval history course, role playing is serious business as students learn about the past by living it.
$6 million gift will propel research at Alzheimer’s center
With the investment from the Ellison Foundation, the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at the UW will begin a project unique in the United States, one that could revolutionize care for Alzheimer’s.
UW residency match sets record primary-care percentage
The majority of the 2015 UW medical school graduates chose to train in fields facing physician shortages.