"Pulmonary Fund for Greatest Need" (click title)
Discretionary funds are vital to the mission of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. Gifts to this fund allows the division to pursue its three-part mission: providing exemplary care to its patients, educating the next generation of physicians and researchers, and conducting leading-edge research into disease and illness. These funds, used at the discretion of the division head, give the division maximum flexibility in setting priorities, responding to pressing needs, and exploring valuable avenues of research.
"Palliative Care Center of Excellence Fund" (click title)
This fund supports the UW Palliative Care Center of Excellence, which enhances research, education and patient-centered care for patients with severe illness and their families. The Center also integrates, coordinates, and augments the clinical palliative care provided throughout UW Medicine and in the region through key activities such as development and implementation of standards, program evaluation, and program development support.