Office of Research

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  1. Palliative Care Center of Excellence

    Director: Curtis, J. Randall

    To improve the palliative care received by patients with life-threatening illness and their families in the UW system and to provide new knowledge and educational and clinical resources to improve palliative care regionally, nationally, and globally. The Center will accomplish this mission by enhancing research,…

  2. Partners for Our Children

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    Director: de Hann, Ben

    At Partners for Our Children, we bring together the best minds from the academic and child-welfare communities, state leadership and the private sector for one purpose: to improve the lives of children in foster care in Washington…

  3. Pediatric General Clinical Research Center

    Director: Thomson, Blythe

    The Seattle Children's Research Institute (SCRI) - Center for Clinical Translational Research (CCTR) - Pediatric Clinical Research Center (PCRC) is a core resource within the Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS) Clinical…

  4. Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program

    Director: Sullivan, Sean

    The mission of the Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program is to: Conduct research on the clinical and economic effects of medicines and other health technology in patient populations. Provide graduate and postgraduate…

  5. Pharmacogenomics Research Network (PGRN)

    Directors: Thummel, Ken Burke, Wylie

    The mission of the National Institutes of Health Pharmacogenomics Research Network (PGRN) is to advance our knowledge of the genetic basis for variable drug responses.

  6. Pharmacokinetics Laboratory

    Director: Shen, Danny

    The Pharmacokinetics Laboratory is a joint research resource facility between the School of Pharmacy and Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The facility provides bioanalytical, in vitro drug metabolism…

  7. Pharmacy CARES (Medication Therapy Management Services)

    Director: Odegaard, Peggy

    The University of Washington School of Pharmacy is proud to introduce you to its very first pharmacy dedicated to helping people improve their health through medication education and assistance. UW Pharmacy Cares provides a complete…

  8. Plasma Science and Innovation Center

    Director: Jarboe, Thomas

    The Plasma Science and Innovation Center's primary objective is to develop predictive capability for "EC-level" experiments, so that one can design and model new experiments in fusion science and in other areas of plasma science,…

  9. Polar Science Center

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    Director: Schweiger, Axel,

    The Polar Science Center (PSC) is a unit of the Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington. Polar Science Center researchers observe and model the physical processes that control the nature and distribution of sea…

  10. Precision Forestry Cooperative

    Director: Ettl, Greg

    The mission of the Precision Forestry Cooperative (PFC) is to develop advanced technologies to improve the quality and reliability of information needed for planning, implementation, and monitoring of natural resource management,…