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News and Events

March 19, 2021, 2:00pm

The murders of eight American women, six of whom were American women of Asian descent, is horrific and yet not an isolated hate crime. The COVID-19 pandemic has only heightened a long history of anti-Asian racism in this country.

January 21, 2021, 11:45am

Patricia Kuszler, MD, JD, University of Washington law professor and adjunct professor of Bioethics and Humanities, answers ethical questions about the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine. Listen to the KUOW interview here: 

 

January 13, 2021, 12:30pm

Our flexible two-year, in-residence program (see: Graduate Program) provides students with the foundational knowledge, skills, and experience to enrich their careers and broaden their competency in bioethics.

January 11, 2021, 11:15am

We are excited to announce the 2021 Wylie Burke Endowed Scholarship for Diversity!

December 29, 2020, 1:00pm

Our flexible two-year, in-residence program (see: Graduate Program) provides students with the foundational knowledge, skills, and experience to enrich their careers and broaden their competency in bioethics.

December 9, 2020, 12:00pm

THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:

 

HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM

 

Please join us on Wednesday, December 09, 2020 for our next talk: ​“Ethical Conflicts and Uncertainties in Caring for Adult Patients with Eating Disorders”  

Speakers: Lisa Erlanger, MD, Gina Campelia, PhD, Timothy Meeks, MN, RN-BC, and Megan Riddle, MS MD PhD  

 

June 10, 2020, 12:00pm
THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:
 
HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM
 
Please join us on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 for our next talk: ​“Super Utilizers: The Ethical Benefits and Pitfalls of "Frequent Flyer" PatientIconography” panel discussion by Laura Waszkewitz, MSW, LICSW, Douglas F. Zatzick, M.D., and moderator Matthew Cazier, RN, BSN, CCRN.
 
June 2, 2020, 9:45am

To the UW Bioethics & Humanities Community; 

 

Our country continues to confront the realities of racism engrained in our systems and actualized by individuals. The tragic murder of George Floyd reverberates throughout our society due to its deep connection to systemic oppression and violence faced by Black families in communities across this country, including Seattle. 

 

May 13, 2020, 12:00pm
THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:
 
 
HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM
 
Please join us on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 for our next talk: ​“Ethics, Healthcare Equity, & Covid-19” presented by Denise Dudzinski, PhD, MTS, Martine Pierre-Louis, MPH, and Maralyssa Bann, MD.