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We make scientific discoveries, cultivate leaders,
and bridge disciplines to advance the tightly connected
health and well-being of women, adolescents, and children.

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2015 Global WACh & W.H.Coulter Foundation
Medical Solutions Seed Grant Award

“I am constantly inspired by the vision and passion
of our team, as well as their dedication and tireless effort
to improve healthcare in low resource settings.”

- Anthony Roche

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Graduate Certificate Program in Global Health
of Women, Adolescents, and Children

The Global WACh certificate program gives UW graduate students
a comprehensive overview of the health of women, adolescents,
and children, and current issues in global health.
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Global WACh 2017 Courses

We prioritize multi-disciplinary approaches to solving complex health problems.
In order to foster creative learning and collaboration, we have partnered with
several schools at the University of Washington to create new courses,
seminars and lecture series.

2017 courses topics include bioengineering approaches to health challenges,
adolescent health in low-resource settings, and global perspectives on
reproductive health.

Global WACh Event Calendar

Global WACh Twitter Feed

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Our Research Scientist Kristjana Asbjornsdottir came from Iceland through the visa lottery. In response to the pres… 
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Check out the @dailynation's (in Kenya) feature of a @GlobalWACh study! When should antiretroviral treatment begin… 
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Elizabeth Karman, MPHc, won a #GlobalHealthies award in the Public Health Service and Direct Care category for her… 
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Kate Pfizenmaier, Global WACh Program Manager, tabled at the @uwghrc #GlobalHealthies last night to share student o… 
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We submitted 6 grant proposals this week! Trials ranged from supporting parents/caregivers for HIV+adolescents, imp… 

Where We Work

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