UW Research

WWAMI Rural Health Research Center



The mission of the Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho (WWAMI) Rural Health Research Center (RHRC) is to improve and sustain rural health through research that engages policymakers, planners, and practitioners advancing equity in rural access to care.

Core Services Offered

Research and Policy Analysis http://depts.washington.edu/uwrhrc/rhrc-studies.php

Funding Information

U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) from 2020-2024

Reporting Structure

Matthew Thompson, MBChB, DPhil, Vice Chair for Research, UW Department of Family Medicine

Related UW Entities

Department of Family Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, UW School of Medicine