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Vol. 3, No. 16
Friday, April 23, 1999


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Local health departments surveyed by WWAMI workforce studies center

In one of its first studies, the new WWAMI Center for Health Workforce Studies is conducting a survey to increase knowledge of local health departments in the region and determine how the UW can assist these agencies.
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New institute formed to integrate technology and biology

The UW School of Medicine is establishing an institute to investigate ways to interface new technology with biology and study how molecules are organized to control the functions of cells.
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Ritchie to hold endowed chair
In recognition of outstanding leadership and contributions to his field, James L. Ritchie, professor of medicine and director of the Division of Cardiology, has been appointed to hold the Robert A. Bruce Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Research.

Robert A. Bruce, who created the standardized treadmill test, served as the founding director of cardiology from 1950 until his retirement in 1982.


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