News & Events
Health Services Alumni Celebration 2018
We invite you to join our alumni, students, faculty, and staff for the Department of Health Services Alumni Celebration 2018 on Friday January 12 at the Center for Urban Horticulture. It is our great pleasure and honor to announce that Dr. Maxine Hayes is our featured speaker for this event. read more...
UW Health Services Recognized for Leadership as CHOT Expands
The University of Louisville and the University of Washington have become the newest universities to join the Center for Health Organization Transformation (CHOT), an NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center program. Dr. Bita Kash, the director of the CHOT consortium, recognized UW for our leadership in a recent statement, remarking that "CHOT depends on the expertise and leadership that the University of Washington has already been able to provide over the last two years." read more...
MPH Alum and Faculty Co-Author Paper on Gun Safety
Health Services MPH alumnus ('14) Dr. Joe Simonetti has co-authored a new paper on gun safety with Health Services faculty Drs. Ali Rowhani-Rahbar and David Grossman. The paper, titled "Firearm Storage Practices in Households of Adolescents With and Without Mental Illness" (2017) was published in the Journal of Adolescent Health. The researchers found that "firearm storage practices do not differ based on household mental health risk factors for self-harm." read more...