Resisting Zika

Undeterred, researchers are tackling a global crisis from multiple directions.

Unraveling autism

A multifaceted approach aims to detect, treat and even reverse the disorder.

Sparking curiosity

For 25 years, an outreach program has shared the wonder — and career prospects — of science with local youth.

Key drivers

Investments in basic science are fundamental to biomedical discovery.

Personalizing medicine

A leadership vision for advancing human health by leveraging core strengths at the School of Medicine.

Resistance is inevitable

Nature can ­­­— and will — overcome any antibiotic. Researchers are working to ensure we stay one step ahead.

Learning labs

For most medical students, there’s a major obstacle to doing research: being in medical school.
Not at Washington University.

Movement redefined

By adopting movement science as a central tenet, the Program in Physical Therapy has reshaped its profession.

Harnessing immunity

A $10 million gift establishes Bursky Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy

America’s growing problem

Averting the lifelong health risks and spiraling social costs of childhood obesity