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Resource Spotlight: DeafBlindness

DeafBlindness (sometimes written deaf-blindness) is a condition in which an individual has a combination of hearing and vision loss, but…

Posted: November 8, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Increase in Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported in a news release in April of 2021 that there had…

Posted: October 4, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: National Breastfeeding Month

August is national breastfeeding month and many global and national health organizations, such as the CDC, promote breastfeeding as the healthiest form…

Posted: August 8, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: World Sickle Cell Day – June 19

The United Nations designated June 19 as the day to raise awareness of sickle cell anemia across the globe. To…

Posted: June 2, 2022 by: Sara Rind

Resource Spotlight: National Minority Health Month

April is National Minority Health Month. This year’s campaign is Give Your Community A Boost! Though COVID-19 restrictions are lifting throughout the United…

Posted: April 22, 2022 by: Michael Moore

EXHIBIT: Shifting the Focus: Stories of Homelessness with Our Animals

A community-based participatory research project featuring photographs, stories, and data from people experiencing homelessness in Seattle to understand how the…

Posted: March 28, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: National Kidney Month

March is National Kidney Month! The campaign for 2022 is Building Paths to Better Kidney Care. The National Institute of…

Posted: March 10, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Celebrating Fair Use Week

Do you have questions about how to legally cite and use others’ resources in your instruction, coursework or scholarly output?…

Posted: February 24, 2022 by: Michael Moore

February is Black History Month

This year’s theme—Black Health and Wellness—acknowledges the work of Black physicians, researchers, midwives, nurses, and other clinicians and healthcare professionals.

Posted: January 31, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Where Do We Go from Here? Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and health equity

Join UW Health Sciences and University of Washington Medical Center in their annual celebration of the life and legacy of…

Posted: January 14, 2022 by: Michael Moore