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NIH Grant for New Center at the UW School of Medicine

October 22, 2020 in Research

The National Institutes of Health announced a $10 million, five-year grant for a 4-Dimensional Genomic Nuclear Organization of Mammalian Embryogenesis Center at the UW School of Medicine.

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Deadline Extended! The 2020 Martin-Reichenbach Endowment Junior Faculty Award

January 29, 2020 in Research

The Department of Pathology is pleased to announce the invitation to apply for the 2020 Martin-Reichenbach Endowment Junior Faculty Award. This new award, to be granted annually, is meant to foster the academic career of junior faculty members by supporting research projects that show high promise of obtaining follow-on extramural funding.

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Deadline Extended! The 2020 True-Brown Fellowship for Junior Faculty Development

January 29, 2020 in Research

The Department of Pathology is pleased to announce the invitation to apply for the 2020 True-Brown Fellowship for Junior Faculty Development. This is a newly created Fellowship, to be awarded annually, that is meant to provide resources to foster the academic career of a junior faculty member. 

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Apply for the Accountable Care for Anatomic Pathology Pilot Grant Program (ACO): Winter 2020

January 29, 2020 in Research

The Department of Pathology invites all residents and The Department of Pathology invites all residents and fellows to apply for the Winter 2020 cycle of the Accountable Care for Anatomic Pathology Pilot Grant Program (ACO).

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Announcing the 2020 Building Bridges Awards (BBA)

January 08, 2020 in Research

The Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology are pleased to announce the 2nd annual request for applications for Building Bridges Awards (BBA) for Creating Research Partnerships. Applications will be funded at a level of $10,000 to $20,000 each. Four applications will be funded, with the potential for 2 more (6 total), depending on the quality and quantity of applications.

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Peter S. Rabinovitch, M.D. Distinguished Alumnus Award

July 22, 2019 in Research

Dr. Peter Rabinovitch talks about his life long connection with the University of Washington and his research in the Biology of Aging.

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Exploring the puzzle of Alzheimer’s ‘in a dish’ - Young Lab

August 28, 2018 in Research

Jessica Young, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology, studies the molecular and cellular mechanisms behind late-onset sporadic Alzheimer’s disease (SAD), the most common neurodegenerative disorder. The Young Lab's work is featured in an article on the UW Medicine Huddle and Newsroom websites.

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Inventing a Blood Test for Early Detection of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases - Zhang Lab

August 06, 2018 in Research

The Zhang Lab, led by Dr. Jing Zhang, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology at UW Medicine, is aiming to be the first group to develop reliable, accurate, and reproducible blood biomarkers in the field for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. The Zhang Lab's work is featured on the UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center website.

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Commentary: Rare-disease research benefits us all

April 26, 2018 in Research, Department of Pathology Newsletter

Case in point: A drug for cancer was found to extend lives of people with progeria, and may have broader use in cardiovascular health.

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AAAS names 8 UW researchers as fellows in 2017

November 27, 2017 in Research, Department of Pathology Newsletter

Eight University of Washington researchers are among the 396 new fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, announced this month. Election as a fellow of AAAS is an honor bestowed upon members by their peers.

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