Our Chair discusses the Department issues that affect us all.

September 14, 2021

Give her a reason to stay

An update on what we are currently working on, and committed to achieving, to keep women in healthcare.

September 4, 2020

Reflections on my first year

Department Chair Dr. Barbara Jung reflects on her first year as chair.

February 11, 2020

Moving the department forward together

Department Chair Dr. Barbara Jung talks about a strategic plan for the department.

January 17, 2020

Happy New Year!

Dr. Jung provides a recap of our 2019 achievements and outlines what is on the horizon for 2020.

December 2, 2019


As we head into a new year and start a new chapter as a department, how can we make the most of each phase of this transition period?

October 21, 2019

My vision for the future of the Department of Medicine

I would like to tell you a bit about me and share with you my vision for the future of the department.

November 8, 2017

Caring for our veterans

The care of our veterans is an integral part of the work we do in the Department of Medicine.

July 26, 2017

Farewell to Donna Devine

Donna Devine is retiring after 30 years at the University of Washington, including 18 in the Department of Medicine.

February 7, 2017


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.

November 22, 2016

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.