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Flucasting week 6: Predicting influenza severity

Check out the latest statistics and flu season projections. Throughout this flu season, Dr. Mike Jackson, infectious disease researcher, will provide updates on his research team's experimental influenza predictor. 

Read it in News and Events.

Health Research Meeting

Seattle to host premier health services research meeting

Thousands of national health care and policy experts will attend the 2018 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. Submit abstracts by January 11.

Read it in Healthy Findings. 4039215024

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Our Research

Our research

We study health and health care as it happens in everyday settings by everyday people, producing results that are built to work in the real world. We share our results in the public domain to benefit people everywhere.