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Your contributions make a profound difference

Thank you for considering Washington University School of Medicine for your gift. Private philanthropy makes a significant contribution toward advancing medical research that affects millions of lives. And each gift makes a great difference both in the treatment of patients and the research that leads to curing diseases.

Since 1891, Washington University School of Medicine has been dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and clinical care. We are among the top schools of medicine in the United States, and our patient treatment protocols and research outcomes have a national and global impact. Your role in this important mission is invaluable.

On behalf of the physicians, medical researchers and students of the School of Medicine, please accept my sincere gratitude for considering a commitment to the pursuit of advancing human health.

Best regards,

Larry J. Shapiro
Executive Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs and Dean
Washington University School of Medicine

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