On June 24, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a historic 6-3 decision that overturned Roe v. Wade, giving individual states the power to make decisions about the legality of abortion in their jurisdictions.
Joint Statement on Roe v. Wade from the Deans of the University of Washington Schools of Nursing, Social Work, and Public Health
School researchers receive grants to address critical challenges facing population health
Two research teams with representation from the University of Washington School of Social Work received grants recently from the UW Population Health Initiative.
Three School of Social Work alumni recognized for outstanding leadership and service
Three UW School of Social Work graduates, each at a different point in their impressive career paths, will receive alumni awards for their innovation, leadership and impact.
PhD student Jessica Lapham awarded Magnuson Scholarship
Jessica Lapham, a fourth-year PhD student at the UW School of Social Work, was awarded a 2022-2023 Magnuson Scholarship.
First-of-a-kind study to evaluate early interventions for children at risk of severe abdominal pain receives $3.8 million grant
A five-year study to evaluate the benefits of early preventive psychosocial interventions for children ages 4 to 6 who are at risk of severe abdominal pain recently received more than $3.8 million from the National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development.