March 6, 1997
Coveted Space Grant scholarships to study at the UW are awarded to 28 top students from across the state
Twenty-eight Washington high school students have been awarded Space Grant scholarships to study at the University of Washington. The awards, which are renewable for up to four years, will enable the students to study math, science or engineering.
Continuing the tradition: Architectural style maintains Harborview’s history and character
The architectural design of Harborview’s two new wings complements the art deco style of the medical center’s original structure, completed in 1931.
Harborview Medical Center artwork helps with healing
As part of the King County Public Art ordinance, one percent of the Harborview construction projects budget (nearly $1 million) was earmarked for art to enhance the medical center.
Latest technology a feature of new Harborview facility
The latest patient-care technology is a key component of Harborview Medical Center’s new West Wing, which opened Feb. 3. Built to meet the needs of a Level I trauma center in the 21st century, the West Wing houses a new Emergency Department (ED), operating rooms, intensive care units (ICUs) and clinical laboratories.
Harborview’s new trauma center: an overview
King County and Harborview Medical Center have formally opened a new, state-of-the-art West Hospital wing that will carry the hospital forward to the 21st century.
March 5, 1997
University of Washington computing team tops elite universities at international programming contest
Top computer science students from Stanford, MIT and Harvard were no match for a team of three University of Washington students who were runners up at the Association for Computing Machinery’s annual International Collegiate Programming contest Sunday (Mar. 2) in San Jose.
March 1, 1997
Analysis of clinical trials yields new appreciation of low-dose diuretic therapy for high blood pressure
Diuretics and beta blockers should continue to be first-line treatments for high blood pressure because of their safety and effectiveness, researchers conclude after analyzing a number of clinical trials.
February 27, 1997
U.S. News ranks UW as top primary-care medical school for fourth consecutive year.
The University of Washington School of Medicine continues to rank as the nation’s top primary-care medical school in U.S. News and World Report annual survey of graduate and professional schools.
UW receives top rankings in U.S. News & World Report survey of graduate programs and professional schools
The University of Washington School of Medicine claimed three No. 1 rankings in the U.S. News & World Report annual survey of graduate programs and professional schools.
February 26, 1997
UW physician receives national award for primary care achievement
Dr. Roger Rosenblatt, professor of medicine and vice chair of the University of Washington Department of Family Medicine, has received one of six national 1996 Primary Care Achievement Awards from the Pew Health Professions Commission.« Previous Page Next Page »