Office of Research

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  1. Addictive Behaviors Research Center

    Director: Larimer, Mary

    The primary mission of the Addictive Behaviors Research Center is to provide research, training, and evaluation in the development and dissemination of interventions to prevent and treat addictive behaviors. In pursuing this mission, we are guided by the following principles: Our approach reflects a commitment…

  2. Advancing Integrated Mental Health Solutions (AIMS) Center

    Director: Unutzer, Jurgen

    The mission of the Advancing Integrated Mental Health Solutions (AIMS) Center is to improve the health and mental health of populations through patient-centered, integrated mental health services across the age span.

  3. AIDS Clinical Trials Unit

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    Director: Collier, Ann C

    The mission of the AIDS Clinical Trials Unit is to: Conduct clinical research in order to answer questions about how HIV works and affects the immune system. Study the natural history of HIV/AIDS and its associated complications over…

  4. Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute

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    Director: Donovan, Dennis

    The mission of the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute is to conduct and support substance abuse research at the University of Washington, and to disseminate research findings. The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute serves as a focal point…

  5. Alzheimer's Disease Patient Registry

    Director: Larson, Eric B

    The University of Washington Alzheimer Disease Patient Registry (ADPR) is a model clinical and epidemiological database for dementia and Alzheimer's disease (AD). It was established in late 1986 by a grant from the National Institute…

  6. Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

    Director: Montine, Thomas

    The Alzheimer's Disease Research Center investigates the basic mechanisms underlying the development of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, directing particular attention to biomarkers and experimental new treatments. We also…

  7. Asian Law Center

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    Director: Eddy, Jonathan

    The Asian Law Center's teaching, research and public policy work on Asia and developing economies is one of the areas of excellence for which University of Washington School of Law is known nationally and internationally. We are part…

  8. Autism Center

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    Director: Stone, Wendy

    The UW Autism Center is an organization devoted to supporting families affected by autism spectrum disorders through innovative and state-of-the-art clinical services, scientific research, and training and outreach activities.