I would like to tell you a bit about me and share with you my vision for the future of the department.
Our Chair discusses the Department issues that affect us all.
My vision for the future of the Department of Medicine
Caring for our veterans
The care of our veterans is an integral part of the work we do in the Department of Medicine.
Farewell to Donna Devine
Donna Devine is retiring after 30 years at the University of Washington, including 18 in the Department of Medicine.
Communication is one of our top priorities and I’d like to share with you some of the initiatives and progress that we have made in this area.
Holiday greetings and reaffirming core values
As we enter the holiday season, I would like to wish each of you a safe and happy Thanksgiving and hope you enjoy time with your family and friends. I also want to take a moment to comment on the political climate and reaffirm our core values.
The care, quality and safety of our patients are top priorities in the Department of Medicine.
Excellence in teaching
Teaching is the cornerstone activity of our mission. I would like to highlight a particularly strong recent group of awards.
Increasing and sustaining a diverse faculty
At the University of Washington and in the Department of Medicine, diversity is integral to excellence.
Mentoring for success
Mentoring is a key element in academic success and can take many forms, both formal and informal. The Department of Medicine has a strong commitment to and culture of mentoring and it is one of our top priorities.