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Patient case takes health care students on an interprofessional learning journey

Students from the various health sciences schools worked together on a fictional case to solve the patient’s list of problems from different perspectives.

Initiative draws faculty, students into collaborative health care

The UW schools of health sciences have formed a new initiative to teach and deliver health care across disciplines, a team-based approach that is gaining recognition nationally and is expected to make health care more efficient and effective.

Profile: Brian Wansink, Slim By Design author and 2013 Hogness Lecturer

Wansink explores mindless eating and how cues in our environment lead us to eat too much of the wrong foods.

Drugs to slow aging are a matter of when, not if

Evidence suggests it will someday be possible to slow down aging and delay the onset of diseases common in the elderly.

UW community invited to tour Montlake Tower

Montlake Tower, which overlooks Portage Bay, has distinctive architectural, technological and environmental elements.