January 22, 2009
UW Medicine’s Mini-Medical School, a six-session evening program offered each year at the UW, will begin on Feb.
Programs at Harborview Medical Center on Jan.
October 16, 2008
All of the corridors are open, the courtyard between Pacific Street and the I wing is being replanted, and finishing touches will make the labs and offices ready for move-in by the end of the month.
May 29, 2008
The School of Medicine’s Department of Pharmacology will present the 21st Annual Edwin G.
April 24, 2008
“I’ll be in rooms H-204 and H-210,” said Assistant Professor Jane Sullivan with a smile, “so those are really important rooms to work on.
February 14, 2008
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Hirofumi Watari, known as Hiro, noted that it was his fellow graduate student Jonathan Ting, now a post-doc at Duke, who saw the potential of forming an outreach organization of graduate students in the Neurobiology & Behavior Program, one of 13 interdisciplinary programs administered by the Graduate School.
November 1, 2007
A lodge in the Amazon rainforest will be the unusual location for a continuing education program next March sponsored by the UW Schools of Pharmacy, Medicine and Nursing.
October 25, 2007
If you are determined to get a tattoo, Dr.
August 16, 2007
Artists have vision, creativity, often a unique world view, and the courage to pursue their work in a society that isn’t always supportive.
August 2, 2007
Before work on new systems and interiors can begin, the old ones have to be demolished.
May 31, 2007
Six graduate students, one from each UW health sciences school, have been named as Magnuson Scholars for the 2007-08 academic year.
May 24, 2007
March 8, 2007
At the end of April, a major renovation project for the G wing and the older section of the H wing will begin in the Health Sciences Building.
February 1, 2007
UW Medical Center’s Health Information Resource Center, which opened last fall, fills many needs.
January 11, 2007
Denise Anderson’s adventure as a volunteer English teacher in a small village in China’s central Shaanxi Province began when her husband, who was working on a remodeling project, decided he should stay home during their usual September vacation break.
December 7, 2006
Although there’s often a gulf of perception between the worlds of art and science, many artists use science for their creations and some scientists find art in their work.
November 30, 2006
Q: You’ve been dean of pharmacy for several years now.
June 1, 2006
“In a broad sense,” says Dr.
May 18, 2006
Some of the world’s leading researchers working with the genetics of model organisms, such as yeast, roundworms, fruit flies, fish and mice, will be at the UW next week to take part in the 5th annual daylong Genome Sciences Symposium.
The UW’s newly formed Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine will hold its first public event next week when Dr.
May 4, 2006
Somewhat like an investigator trying to reconstruct the scene of a crime in order to find out exactly what happened, Dr.
April 20, 2006
There are two kinds of celebrity patients: those who are well-known before they become sick and those who become celebrities because of their illness or how it is treated.
Six graduate students, one from each health sciences school, have been named as Magnuson Scholars for the 2006-2007 academic year.
April 6, 2006
March 2, 2006
The green fluorescent protein that some jellyfish have developed to light themselves up has proven useful for scientists, too.
The UW is one of 13 institutions around the country that have won grants from a new program at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) aimed at introducing Ph.
February 16, 2006
Former President Jimmy Carter will be on campus Wednesday, March 8, to give the keynote address at the dedication of the new building at the corner of Pacific Ave.
February 2, 2006
The National Academy of Sciences has announced that Dr.
Clinical research, or research with human subjects, and the systems that support it at the UW, the School of Medicine and affiliated medical centers will be the topic for a presentation from 4:30 to 5:30 p.
December 1, 2005
Less than a decade ago, researchers were able to confirm the existence of adult stem cells hiding out in the central nervous system, and ever since people have been trying to figure out how these cells could be activated to repair spinal cord injuries or even to cure neurodegenerative diseases.
October 27, 2005
It started as a classic bad day.
September 29, 2005
About two years ago, Brian Colella, who is now 18 and beginning his freshman year at the University of Wisconsin, was diagnosed with facio-scalpulo-humeral (FSH) muscular dystrophy.
August 18, 2005
August 4, 2005
Polly Olsen, director of the School of Medicine’s Native American Center of Excellence, and Dr.
June 23, 2005
Construction barriers are going up this week in preparation for the year-long project to remodel the main UW Medical Center lobby and clinic areas on the third floor.
June 2, 2005
A number of changes to after-hours access in the Health Sciences Building are slated for late June and July, all related to overall security improvements in the building.
May 5, 2005