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April 25, 2018

UW breaks ground on new Population Health building

An artist rendering of the new Population Health Building

A crowd of dignitaries gathered Wednesday for the official groundbreaking of the university’s new 290,000-square-foot Population Health Building, a facility that will house the Population Health Initiative launched by the UW in 2016.


November 21, 2013

Studies to probe confluence of human, animal and environmental health in Africa

Two goats are carried out of a corral in Kenya for their immunizations.

Grand Challenges Exploration Grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will allow two UW-led teams to study the health determinants people share with other living creatures.