Primary care, family medicine and rural medicine at top of U.S. News & World Report annual rankings
Innovative new competency-based curriculum implemented after years of preparation
Follow one student on her journey to becoming a physician at UW School of Medicine in Spokane
UW School of Medicine Willed Body Program
UW Medicine is at the frontier of diversity within medicine. We consider diversity of students, staff and faculty alike to be a fundamental element of our success, and we promote diversity and inclusion in every aspect of our mission and practice.
After two years of classroom learning, third-year medical students begin two years of clerkship, where they apply their medical knowledge in the real world. Kyle Rattray shares his account of a typical day in the life of a third-year medical student.
In place for more than 40 years, the five-state WWAMI program is internationally recognized as a model program for high-quality, cost-effective training of physicians and other health professionals in rural areas.
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Our alumni community helps to create the exceptional environment for learning, collaboration and lifelong connection that exists within the UW Medicine community among students, alumni, faculty, residents and other UW School of Medicine supporters.
New UW student team to investigate local disease outbreaks