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2009 Academic Annual Report



Best of 2009

  • Training Ground

    The opportunity to live and practice in a rural setting and pursue the passion that brings new doctors to pediatric medicine distinguishes the UW Pediatric Residency Program.... cont.

  • Taking on a Global Epidemic

    A new global initiative, GAPPS, seeks to prevent prematurity and stillbirth.... cont.

Research on the Rise


Inquiry in Action

  • Improving Virus Detection

    Tim Rose, PhD, and his colleagues are developing sensitive virus assays that have broad specificity and are fast, portable and inexpensive.

  • Obesity: Causes/Solutions

    Understanding how environment and lifestyle influence childhood obesity.

  • What Causes Lupus?

    What role do maternal cells play in the development of pediatric lupus?