Sara Waters, assistant professor in the department of human development at WSU Vancouver, has received a $350,000 award from the Robert W. Johnson Foundation for her project “Healing intergenerational trauma by reclaiming native traditions: A integration of intervention science and tribal knowledge with the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation.”

Closeup of Sarah Waters.

The foundation is the nation’s largest philanthropy dedicated solely to health.

For information contact Sara Waters, WSU Vancouver Human Development Department, 360‑546‑9272,