In Memory of Dr. Albert Jonsen
Former Chair, Bioethics and Humanities
2020 Open Faculty Positions
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2020-2021 Bioethics Antiracism Book Group
2020 Biomedical Research Integrity Lectures
Lectures open until 10/31/2020!
Bodemer Ethics Lab
Next workshop is December 3, 2020
Antiracism and Bioethics
Standing in solidarity for health through social justice
Advanced Training in Healthcare Ethics
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Master’s in Bioethics & Humanities
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Calling UW Undergrads
Combine social justice and health with a Minor in Bioethics & Humanities
Ethics in Medicine
Materials on 30+ common clinical ethics topics

Welcome to the Department of Bioethics & Humanities!


This course examines the moral grounds for the view that social inequalities in health are unjust using contemporary literature from moral philosophy and bioethics, case studies, and film. We explore basic questions integral to determinations of social...


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The winter 2021 schedule is now available online, see our Bioethics & Humanities offerings:...
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