June 24, 2022

Joint Statement on Roe v. Wade from the Deans of the University of Washington Schools of Nursing, Social Work, and Public Health

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.

May 25, 2022

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. 

May 23, 2022

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. 

May 9, 2022

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.

May 5, 2022

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.