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Seattle, Washington 98195
Global Leader in Cancer
Global Leader in Fibrosis
Conducts research for Breast Cancer
Conducts research for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Conducts research for Prostate Cancer
1050 reported clinical trials
166 medical researchers
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Summary

University of Washington is a medical facility located in Seattle, Washington. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Fibrosis, Breast Cancer, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Prostate Cancer and other specialties. University of Washington is involved with conducting 1,050 clinical trials across 1,478 conditions. There are 166 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Michael J Wagner, MD, Christina S. Baik, Christine Chung, MD, and Stephen Smith.

Area of expertise

1Cancer
Global Leader
University of Washington has run 135 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage II
2Fibrosis
Global Leader
University of Washington has run 78 trials for Fibrosis. Some of their research focus areas include:
CFTR positive
CFTR
rs3570920 TT positive

Top PIs

Clinical Trials running at University of Washington

Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma
Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Esophageal Carcinoma
Prostate Cancer
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Breast Cancer
Lymphoma
Bladder Cancer
Iron-Deficiency Anemia
Cancer
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Proton Therapy vs Photon Radiation

for Esophageal Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a type of radiation therapy may be more effective than another type of radiation therapy in treating esophageal cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 31 criteria

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of research happens at University of Washington?
University of Washington is a medical facility located in Seattle, Washington. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Fibrosis, Breast Cancer, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Prostate Cancer and other specialties. University of Washington is involved with conducting 1,050 clinical trials across 1,478 conditions. There are 166 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Michael J Wagner, MD, Christina S. Baik, Christine Chung, MD, and Stephen Smith.
Where is University of Washington located?
The University of Washington Hospital is situated at 1959 N.E. Pacific Street, Seattle, Washington, near the University of Washington campus. For access via Interstate 5, use Exit 168B (Bellevue/State Route 520) eastbound, then take the Montlake Boulevard exit, following signs to UW Medical Center. From Interstate 405, utilize Exit 14 (Seattle via Evergreen Point Bridge, State Route 520) westbound, then proceed to the Montlake Boulevard exit, adhering to signs directing to UW Medical Center.
Who should I call to ask about financial aid or insurance network?
For financial assistance at the University of Washington Hospital: - Contact the Patient Financial Services Department at 866.245.4373, available Monday through Friday during business hours. - For needs-based financial assistance applications, call UW Medicine at 206.598.1950 or toll-free at 1-877-780-1121. - For insurance-related inquiries and assistance with applying for insurance post-discharge, contact UWMC Financial Counseling at 206.598.4388.
What insurance does University of Washington accept?
The University of Washington accepts a range of insurance plans such as Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Premera Blue Cross, Regence Blue Cross, Tricare, and United Healthcare. Coverage includes gender affirming care in compliance with Washington state law, which mandates insurance companies to provide coverage for gender affirming treatment when medically necessary. Patients are advised to confirm their coverage specifics with their insurance provider and consult their healthcare provider for detailed information.
What awards or recognition has University of Washington received?
The University of Washington Hospital, located in Seattle, Washington, is renowned for being the top-ranked healthcare and social organization in the state and the third-best place to work in the region. It actively supports undergraduate research via the Population Health Initiative, awarding students for projects on critical issues like air pollution, vaccine hesitancy, and healthcare for marginalized populations, with 20 students recognized in 2022 and 12 in 2021.