UW Research

Strategic Analysis, Research & Training (START) Center



START delivers timely, objective research and insights to promote strategic public health decision-making.

Core Services Offered

Technical literature reviews and analysis
Data evaluation
Epi inquiry/study design
Background briefings
Problem scoping & definition
Convenings support and report-out

See: http://uwstartcenter.org/what-we-do/

Reporting Structure

Dr. Judd Walson reports directly to the Chair of the Department of Global Health

Related UW Entities

School of Public Health, Foster School of Business, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance, School of Medicine, School of Law, College of Education

External Partners

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Boston Scientific, Abbott Labs, Public Health Seattle & King County, World Health Organization, Children’s HeartLink, Global to Local, Washington Research Foundation