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Human Rights
0 One student’s view of the UW global health and justice confab: Watermarks

 Over the weekend, the University of Washington held a student-run conference on global health. This was the 9th year for the Western Regional International Health Conference and this year’s theme was on social justice and health. Here’s one UW student’s perspective as she jumped from one session to another.  ————————————————————————————————————————————–…

Science
2 Infectious hope: When getting malaria makes sense

Flickr, Aya Rosen It’s World Malaria Day. There’s been great progress against malaria over the past decade but most experts agree the best hope is to find an effective vaccine. Seattle Biomed is one of the world leaders in malaria vaccine research, but testing these experimental vaccines relies on people…