Professor Emeritus

Whorton
Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
jwhorton@uw.edu

James C. Whorton, PhD, is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Bioethics and Humanities at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Burke
Wylie Burke, MD, PhD
Professor Emeritus
206-221-5482
wburke@u.washington.edu

General interest in the ethical, and policy implications of genetic information in research, public health and clinical care. Recent work addresses a range of implications of genomics, including family communication about shared risk; the use of genetic testing in immigration; the potential for unintended uses of stored genomic data; and challenges in the implementation of pharmacogenomics and precision medicine.