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Resource Spotlight: Violence Against Indigenous Women and Girls

The World Health Organization reports that violence against women is a global public health problem. This includes physical, sexual, and…

Posted: July 27, 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

Reporting anti-Asian Hate Activity

March 15, 2021 From Seattle Chapter Japanese Americans Citizens League (JACL) The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United…

Posted: March 17, 2021 by: Latosha Correll

UW Health Sciences schools announce the 2020-2021 Common Book: How to Be an Antiracist

Out of dozens of books nominated, the Health Sciences Service Learning and Advocacy group (HSSLA) has selected “How to Be…

Posted: June 10, 2020 by: Latosha Correll