June 12, 2020
The 2020 Spring issue of Surgery Synopsis is multi–focused. There is so much happening right now in our nation, in healthcare, and certainly within the Department of Surgery. In this issue we wanted to give you a flavor of how COVID–19 has affected our Department and our people, at the same time keeping our “regular” work moving forward while making progress on our strategic initiatives.
In recent months, COVID–19 has over – shadowed nearly everything else in the Department of Surgery, in UW Medicine, and even in our daily lives. Though the times have been extraordinary and difficult, we have many reasons to feel grateful, to appreciate our community at UW, and our wider community in Seattle, for responding to crisis in responsible, intelligent, and mutually respectful ways. MORE