Lab research

Our faculty have achieved national prominence and made important research contributions to a wide variety of common and important clinical problems. GIM faculty receive nearly $20 million annually in extramural research funding.

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Centers and Programs

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Cardiovascular Health Research Unit

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Center for Prehospital Emergency Care

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Provider and patient

Center for Progress in Resuscitation

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Center for Scholarship in Patient Care Quality and Safety

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Medic One


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Occupational Health and Safety

Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program

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Research by Theme

Addiction Medicine

Alzheimer's Disease & Related Dementia

Cardiovascular Disease

Emergency Medicine

Endocrinology/Metabolism/Diabetes/Reproductive Health




Global Health

Health Equity

Health Informatics

Health Services & Health Systems


HIV/Hepatitis C/Infectious Disease

Hospital Medicine

Medical Education

Mental Health


Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Palliative Care

Patient Communication

Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Physician Wellness


Women’s Health

Research news 

May 2, 2023
John Amory will be new director of the UW Institute of Translational Health Sciences
He will take the helm as the new director of ITHS in February 2024.
April 10, 2023
Study aims to find blocked vessels in cardiac-arrest patients
A novel wrist sensor is being tested for its ability to quickly detect a blood marker, troponin, and speed patient interventions.
February 17, 2023
Understanding impact of long COVID on Latino communities
The University of Washington's Latino Center for Health has launched a study to better understand the extent and impact of long COVID on the state's Latino communities.