RECENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

2020 SEATTLE CHILDREN'S CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD APPLICATIONS OPEN / February 6, 2020

Recipients of a Seattle Children’s Research Institute Career Development Award will receive up to three years of salary support and project funds. This program is open to both current Seattle Children’s investigators and external investigators who would like to join Seattle Children’s. The application deadline is April 15, 2020.

2020 CLIME SMALL GRANT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS / January 15, 2020

CLIME is pleased to announce a funding opportunity for both junior and senior faculty, staff and students interested in pursuing education scholarship. The goal is to develop innovative education scholarship in the health professions, including the scholarship of discovery, integration, application and teaching. Proposals are due by March 27, 2020.

WHY THE NEXT BIG PRESCRIPTION MEDICINE MIGHT BE EXERCISE / December 16, 2019

80% of Americans do not meet national physical activity guidelines, and physical inactivity is the fourth leading risk factor for mortality in the world. To help address this issue, Dr. Cindy Lin and colleagues piloted Exercise is a Vital Sign (EVS), a recommendation of the American College of Sports Medicine’s Exercise is Medicine initiative.

UW MEDICINE LEADING IN EQUITY AND EDUCATION / December 11, 2019

Equity leaders Paula Houston and Drs. Patricia Dawson and physician educator Edward Verrier honored in the Puget Sound Business Journal's inaugural Health Care Leadership Awards on December 6, 2019. The awards highlight innovative and influential thinkers whose leadership has had a lasting impact on the region.