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  1. Center for Urban Horticulture (UW Botanic Gardens)

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    Director: Reichard, Sarah, Ph.D.

    MISSION: Sustaining managed to natural ecosystems - and the human spirit - through plant research, display, and education. VISION: As an international hub for plant science, information, teaching, and stewardship, we will promote…

  2. Center for Urban Waters

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    Director: Baker, Joel

    The Center for Urban Waters is a community of environmental scientists, analysts, engineers and policy makers developing creative and sustainable solutions to restore and protect the Puget Sound. The center provides an intellectual…

  3. Center for West European Studies

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    Director: Ingebritsen, Christine

    The mission of the Center for West European Studies is to enhance the quality of teaching and research on west European politics, society and culture at the University of Washington and throughout the Pacific Northwest.

  4. Center For Women's Health and Gender Research

    Director: Heitkemper, Margaret M

    Specific goals for the Center For Women's Health and Gender Research are: Facilitate basic and clinical interdisciplinary research related to women's health across the lifespan by appointment of investigators/affiliates, Scientific…

  5. Center of Clinical and Translational Research

    Director: Ramsey, Bonnie

    The mission of the Center of Clinical and Translational Research is to be the bridge to advance laboratory discoveries from the institute toward new and innovative treatments that will potentially prevent and cure childhood illnesses…

  6. Center on Human Development and Disability

    Director: Guralnick, Michael

    The Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) at the University of Washington makes important contributions to the lives of people with developmental disabilities and their families through a comprehensive array of research,…

  7. Center on Outcomes Research in Rehabilitation (UWCORR)

    Director: Amtmann, Dagmar

    The University of Washington Center on Outcomes Research in Rehabilitation (UWCORR) mission is to improve the function, level of independence, and quality of life of people who have disabilities brought about by illness, injury, or…

  8. Center on Reinventing Public Education

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    Director: Lake, Robin

    The Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) is a policy research group dedicated to finding innovative, effective ways to transform our education system so that all students—especially disadvantaged children in urban districts—have…

  9. Centers for Comparative and Health System Effectiveness

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    Director: Flum, David (Annual Interim Director)

    The Centers for Comparative and Health System Effectiveness is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative alliance of University of Washington health sciences research groups focused on comparative effectiveness research, technology assessment,…

  10. Child Health Institute

    Director: Rivara, Fred

    The Child Health Institute (CHI) is a collaborative research effort comprising faculty and staff from the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Public Health & Community Medicine at the University of Washington. CHI faculty represent…