Washington, well known for its incredible salmon fisheries, is home to several large international corporations including Amazon.com, Microsoft, and Starbucks. With its numerous museums, galleries, festivals, mountain ranges, and vineyards, residents have a wide choice of unique and diverse opportunities. NYU Lutheran Dental Medicine’s health center partners in Washington are located as far east as Spokane, as far west as Tacoma and as far south as Yakima. In 2013, 14.2% of people in Washington had incomes below the poverty line ($23,834 for a family of four) and 29.4% of people under age 65 and below 138% of the poverty line did not have health insurance. NYU Lutheran Dental Medicine and its health center partners help to ensure equitable and affordable dental care while enhancing and honing the skills of postdoctoral dental practitioners.
|Othello||Columbia Basin Health Association||AEGD|
|Seattle||International Community Health Services||AEGD|
|Spokane||Yakima Valley Farm Workers- Spokane||AEGD|
|Tacoma||Community Health Care||AEGD|
|Yakima||Yakima Valley Farm Workers||