The magazine of the UW School of Public Health

Download full issue PDF. Spring/Summer 2016
Volume 33, Number 1

Inside this issue

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Features

Growing a Network in Garden City

Growing a Network in Garden City

Rudy Yuly

The Garden City Community Collaborative is using a collective impact model to help make positive changes.

Alaska Suicide Puzzle

A Clearer Picture of Alaska's Suicide Puzzle

Rudy Yuly

Alaska Natives commit suicide at more than twice the national average. Linked data promise to better inform prevention strategies.

Tracking and Treating Opioid Addiction in Washington State

Tracking and Treating Opioid Addiction in Washington State

Michael McCarthy

Washington was the first state to recognize and respond to the nation’s epidemic of prescription painkiller overdose deaths.

Tending to The Roots of Child Wellness

Tending to the Roots of Child Wellness

Michael McCarthy

Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic, a community clinic of Seattle Children’s, continues to move upstream to provide holistic health services in the early stages of a child’s life.