American Society for Bioethics and Humanities honors Albert Jonsen
Albert R. Jonsen, professor emeritus of ethics in medicine, has been
elected to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award of the American Society
of Bioethics and Humanities.
Patrice Burgess elected to AMA governing council
A. Patrice Burgess, clinical assistant professor of family medicine, has
been elected to the Governing Council of the American Medical
Association (AMA) Young Physicians Section.
Harborview launches teen bike helmet campaign
The Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center is conducting a
summer campaign to encourage teens to wear bike helmets.
Cancer Care Alliance adds Seattle to its name
The Cancer Care Alliance is now called the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Members of the Alliance approved the name change this month to more firmly
identify the organization with this geographic region. The Seattle Cancer
Care Alliance is the patient-care and research collaboration of the Fred
Hutchinson Cancer Center, the UW, and Children's Hospital. For details,
call (206) 667-4300.