September 28, 2020

Associate Professor Megan Moore and UW team receive $1.02 million grant to study teen and young-adult partner violence

Megan Moore, Sidney Miller Endowed Associate Professor, and a team from the UW received $1.02 million from the National Institute of Justice to study the effectiveness and accessibility of civil protection orders among adolescents and young adults experiencing intimate partner violence.

September 18, 2020

Assistant Professor Clara Berridge leads study selected for a 2020 Innovative Research on Aging Bronze Award

Research on retaining nursing assistants employed in nursing homes, a research project conducted by Assistant Professor Clara Berridge, was chosen by the Mather Institute to receive a 2020 Innovative Research on Aging Award

September 17, 2020

David Takeuchi, associate dean for faculty excellence, receives two distinguished committee appointments

David Takeuchi, associate dean for faculty excellence at the School of Social Work, was recently appointed to serve on committees at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and at the William T. Grant Foundation.

August 17, 2020

School researchers receive grants to study health disparities exacerbated by COVID-19 pandemic

Two research teams that include associate professors Amelia Gavin and Megan Moore from the School of Social Work were recently awarded COVID-19 health equity research grants from the UW Population Health Initiative.

August 5, 2020

Social Development Research Group receives $2.5 million to complete the nation’s longest-running youth mentoring study

Researchers from the School of Social Work’s Social Development Research Group were awarded a five-year $2.5 million grant from the NIH to complete a randomized-controlled trial of a mentoring model that pairs full-time salaried professional mentors with youth at risk.