Infectious Diseases


  • Helen Chu

  • Lea Starita

  • Trevor Bedford

  • Debbie Nickerson

  • Christina Lockwood


September, 2021- June 17, 2023


Historic Landmark BBI Studies: UW Husky Coronavirus Testing Study

Initiated in September of 2020 to enroll the UW community for surveillance of the virus and to help facilitate the reopening of the campus. The Husky Coronavirus Testing ended June 17th, 2023

This study, which started in September of 2020, seeks to enroll the entirety of the University of Washington community for surveillance and surge testing during the 2020-2021 academic year, facilitating reopening of the University, while also working to understand transmission dynamics in an academic setting. It is being funded directly by UW.

Learn more about the program here >

Husky Coronavirus Testing