• Personalizing medicine

    Autumn 2016

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

  • Resistance is inevitable

    Autumn 2016 | By Julia Evangelou Strait

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

  • Learning labs

    Autumn 2016 | By Deb Parker

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

  • Physical therapy researchers use advanced technology to study movement in 3D. Cameras with near-infrared light capture motion-reflective markers placed on patients with musculoskeletal and neuromuscular disorders.

    Movement redefined

    Autumn 2016 | By Gaia Remerowski

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

  • Harnessing immunity

    Autumn 2016 | By Julia Evangelou Strait

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