EXCLUSIVE: Questions for Ann Collier, MD on her latest study on a COVID-19 treatment

EXCLUSIVE: Questions for Ann Collier, MD on her latest study on a COVID-19 treatment

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott As we announced last week, Dr. Ann Collier, well known AIDS researcher and Director of the UW AIDS Clinical Trials Unit is heading up a new study for a potential COVID-19 treatment. I had a chance to chat with Dr. Collier via email earlier this week. …

New HRC research brief – “Supporting Safety of LGBTQ Children and Youth: Risk Factors of Child Abuse and Neglect during COVID-19”

New HRC research brief – “Supporting Safety of LGBTQ Children and Youth: Risk Factors of Child Abuse and Neglect during COVID-19”

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailIn a groundbreaking new issue brief, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation summarized how LGBTQ people could face disproportionate economic and health risks amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. As the virus continues to affect communities across the globe, growing attention has been given to the safety risks facing children and youth. …

FIRST LOOK: Amazon Transforms Operations in Response to COVID-19. See How the Company is Protecting Associates During the Pandemic to Keep Delivering for You.

FIRST LOOK: Amazon Transforms Operations in Response to COVID-19. See How the Company is Protecting Associates During the Pandemic to Keep Delivering for You.

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Millions of people who are staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic rely on Amazon to deliver essential items for their families. The company has transformed its global operations to keep its associates healthy and safe and still able to keep packages flowing. Go inside one of the company’s …

Mary’s Place Opens Washington State’s Largest Family Shelter Within Amazon’s Seattle HQ – Providing Safe and Supportive Housing for Hundreds of Family Members Experiencing Homelessness Amid COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Mary’s Place Opens Washington State’s Largest Family Shelter Within Amazon’s Seattle HQ – Providing Safe and Supportive Housing for Hundreds of Family Members Experiencing Homelessness Amid COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mary’s Place and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced today that the Mary’s Place Family Center in The Regrade, a one-of-a-kind, permanent family shelter built inside an Amazon office building with capacity for up to 200 moms, dads, and children experiencing homelessness each night, is now open. The shelter, which began …

UW ACTU seeks 2,000 patients for potential new COVID-19 treatment

UW ACTU seeks 2,000 patients for potential new COVID-19 treatment

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailA study is now enrolling participants to determine whether a treatment combining a low dose of hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin can prevent hospitalization and death in people with COVID-19. Dr. Ann Collier, professor of medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington School of Medicine, explains …

With wide-ranging support, Rep. Jayapal introduces Paycheck Recovery Act to keep workers in their jobs, stop mass unemployment, and deliver direct relief to businesses of all sizes

With wide-ranging support, Rep. Jayapal introduces Paycheck Recovery Act to keep workers in their jobs, stop mass unemployment, and deliver direct relief to businesses of all sizes

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE  – US Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, introduced HR 6918, the Paycheck Recovery Act, today as a policy solution that delivers working people immediate relief and certainty while matching the scale of the current public health and economic crisis. The Paycheck Recovery Act …

Pacific MusicWorks announces 2020 Virtual Concert Season

Pacific MusicWorks announces 2020 Virtual Concert Season

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWhile our live performances are on hiatus due to the COVID-19 situation, Pacific MusicWorks’ co-Artistic Directors Stephen Stubbs and Henry Lebedinsky are offering the very best of PMW’s concert archives, with new introductions, downloadable program books, and more. We hope you enjoy the videos, and hope to be back …

Durkan Digest: Permanently opening neighborhood streets to help families get outside

Durkan Digest: Permanently opening neighborhood streets to help families get outside

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE – We are in a marathon and not a sprint with COVID-19. Until we have a vaccine and treatment, we will continue to be in our fight against the spread of the virus. Responding to this pandemic has changed the way our communities live, work, and play, and …

State Rep. Frank Chopp files for re-election with support of frontline workers

State Rep. Frank Chopp files for re-election with support of frontline workers

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE  – Today, State Rep. Frank Chopp filed for re-election as a candidate for state representative in the 43rd LD. Chopp – who represents the 43rd in the Legislature and previously served as speaker of the House – cited the need for strong and experienced leadership to respond to …

Murray on Trump administration’s COVID-19 response: President Trump “failed and continues to fail”

Murray on Trump administration’s COVID-19 response: President Trump “failed and continues to fail”

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC – Today, US Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, delivered opening remarks at a HELP Committee hearing on the COVID-19 crisis and the need to improve testing. In her remarks, Sen. Murray sharply criticized the Trump administration …