Our team manages media relations for UW Medicine and the University of Washington Health Sciences schools: Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Social Work.
The media relations office for other parts of the University of Washington is UW News, 206.543.2580.
We respond to journalists’ requests for interviews with topic experts and spokespersons, background information, fact-checking, patient-condition reports, records requests, filming access, official statements and disaster communications.
We handle media requests for all UW Medicine entities: the UW School of Medicine and its research centers and education programs, four hospitals (Harborview Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, Northwest Hospital, and UW Medical Center), Airlift Northwest, the UW Neighborhood Clinics, and UW Physicians. Please see the UW Medicine brand style guide for reporters.
Our office’s main phone number is 206.543.3620.
Our team email is [email protected].