The department also teaches the ethics curriculum for University of Washington Medical Students. This content is encompassed within a larger course called The Ecology of Health in Medicine. Dr. Campelia currently leads this curriculum. Together, other Bioethics and Humanities faculty have developed several sessions for the medical students across the WWAMI region.
The Wylie Burke Endowed Scholarship for Diversity supports UW undergraduate and/or graduate students from diverse social and experiential backgrounds, who are working in interdisciplinary space to study the social, ethical, and policy implications of health research and/or healthcare. The $1,000 scholarship seeks to cover costs of tuition, books, fees, travel to professional meetings, and other educational expenses. Apply by May 15th.