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News and Events

May 26, 2022, 12:30pm

Provider bias is a known driver of racial disparities in healthcare delivery. Through minimizing provider discretion, applications of algorithmic intelligence have the potential to reduce this kind of bias. But they also have the power to further institutionalize discriminatory logics through the same mechanism.

April 13, 2022, 12:00pm

THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:

 

HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM

 

Please join us on Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 12-1pm for our next talk

Zoom:   https://washington.zoom.us/j/95198220772?pwd=VUpLSnl6cjNvNkFYbUFFbGliSFYvQT09

You will be prompted to register upon joining.

Our panel

February 11, 2022, 4:00pm

We acknowledge that Black History is more than a month. 

 

UW sponsored events:

Celebrating Black History Month Now and Always | The Whole U (uw.edu)

Read the CFD's blog post honoring Black History Month

 

Publications:

January 6, 2022, 12:15am

We are recruiting for a full-time (100% FTE) without tenure by reason of funding faculty position in the University of Washington School of Medicine’s Department of Bioethics & Humanities at the Assistant Professor level. Assistant Professors in the Department have an annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30].

Responsibilities of this position include: 

  • Research in bioethics supported by independent, extramural funding plus health-related research in other areas related to a candidate’s expertise 

January 1, 2022, 11:15am

We are excited to announce the 2022 Wylie Burke Endowed Scholarship for Diversity!

December 21, 2021, 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.

November 10, 2021, 12:00pm

THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:

 

HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM

 

Please join us on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021 12-1pm for our next talk

Zoom:   https://washington.zoom.us/j/95198220772?pwd=VUpLSnl6cjNvNkFYbUFFbGliSFYvQT09

You will be prompted to register upon joining.

 

About our speakers:

October 13, 2021, 12:00pm

THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:

September 10, 2021, 7:30am

Please join the School of Medicine Division of Cardiology and Department of Bioethics and Humanities for a Grand Rounds on “Medicine and Bioethics and Humanities”

September 8, 2021, 12:00pm

THE HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS COMMITTEE PRESENTS:
 

HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER ETHICS FORUM

 Please join us on Wednesday, 9/8/21, 12-1pm for our next talk

Zoom:   https://washington.zoom.us/j/95198220772?pwd=VUpLSnl6cjNvNkFYbUFFbGliSFYvQT09

You will be prompted to register upon joining.

Bioethics Training

August 29, 2021, 5:00am

Apply to our flexible, online program to provide Advanced Training in Healthcare EthicsImprove patient care, be an ethics committee member, or become an ethics consultant. 

 

Program dates: September 28, 2022-June 2, 2022
Application deadline: August 29, 2022