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New Center for Indigenous Health -
Center for Indigenous Health Logo

Indigenous students deserve to see themselves represented in healthcare professions. The Center for Indigenous Health at UW Medicine aims to make this a reality by providing opportunities to pursue medical careers.

Seattle Children's Researchers Represent Washington State in National Pediatric Emergency Care Research Network -
Dr. Eileen J. Klein

Congratulations to Dr. Eileen Klein and the Seattle Children's Emergency Department Research group, who were recently awarded a grant to fund ongoing research in the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network.

We Are All Connected: Celebrating Indigenous Employee Voices -
Dr. Shaquita Bell

Supporting local Indigenous communities is crucial, especially during the holiday season. Dr. Shaquita Bell shares why this support is necessary.

2023 AAP Conference: Speakers, Winners, and Sessions! -
AAP 2023 Conference

Dr. Leslie R. Walker-Harding and pediatrics doctors attended the 2023 AAP National Conference & Exhibition in Washington, DC.

UW faculty members elected to National Academy of Medicine! -

Congratulations to UW professors recently elected in the National Academy of Medicine! 

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples' Day -
Indigenous Peoples' Day

Celebrating the resilience of Indigenous people in the Americas and rewriting the colonizer narrative of Columbus Day.

Indigenous Peoples' Day -
Dr. Deen with the graduating class!

October 9 is Indigenous Peoples' Day. Let's honor and reflect on the accomplishments of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Karr! -
Kids engage in child-directed play

Congratulations to Dr. Karr for securing two research grants in agriculture and pediatrics.

UW Pediatrics Welcomes New Chief Scientific Officer -
Dr. Gallo

Dr. Vittorio Gallo joins Seattle Children's as the Chief Scientific Officer. Read more about his achievements and contributions. 

Congrats to Dr. Rachel Umoren and her Co-Investigators, Taylor, Zeenia, and Megan -
Biochemical Genetics

Congratulations to Dr. Umoren for receiving an R18 grant for her 4-year study on Pediatric Transport Learning Laboratory (PTLL) and The TELENEO Trial in the field of pediatrics and healthcare research.