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The UW School of Nursing has a national and international reputation for excellence. An unusually fertile environment for nursing research guides and shapes its baccalaureate and graduate educational programs. It also builds practice that emphasizes leadership skills for the health care needs of a multicultural world.


Box 357260
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206-543-8736

Betty B. Gallucci, PhD. RN
Professor Emerita

Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems
Box 357266
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-7266

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Betty Gallucci, PhD, RN, Professor, is a zoologist/immunologist. Her specialty is tumor biology and immune responses, particularly in women at high risk for breast cancer. She teaches didactic and clinical courses in tumor biology, genetics, immunology, and basic health assessment. Her research projects concern oncology,lymphocyte activation and immune responses of women receiving counseling-education and exercise interventions.
Current Projects: Enhancing Undergraduates' Transition in the School of Nursing
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