UW Medicine
Contact PI Organization
University Of Washington
Mission Statement
<p>The Institute of Translational Health Sciences is dedicated to speeding science to clinic practice for the benefit of patients and communities throughout Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho (WWAMI), and beyond. ITHS promotes this translation of scientific discovery to practice by fostering innovative research, cultivating multi-disciplinary research partnerships, and ensuring a pipeline of next generation researchers through robust educational and career development programs. In the past, individual groups looked at health issues only from their perspective. We now realize that partnerships between scientists, clinicians, and communities are needed to tackle complex health issues. The ITHS is a partnership between the University of Washington, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Seattle Children’s. We also collaborate with regional institutions, providers, and community organizations across the five-state WWAMI region.</p>
UL1
UL1 Director
Mary L (Nora)
Disis
Associate Dean, Professor
UL1 Administrator
Tong
Sun
Executive Director
KL2 Director
John
Amory
Professor of Medicine
KL2 Administrator
Adam
Davidson
Director of Program Operations
TL1 Administrator
Adam
Davidson
Director of Program Operations
Communications Representative
Marissa
Konstadt
Manager of Communications and Special Projects
Collaboration and Engagement Representative
Laura M.
Baldwin
Professor
Primary CM Contact
Julie T.
Elworth
Director of Evaluation - ITHS
Geo Location

47.624, -122.34

Page Administrators
Adam
Davidson
Director of Program Operations