Fostering Balance in the Lives of Medical Students
UW School of Medicine's Wellness Council promotes activities that help students to flourish.
Meet the President
UW Medicine surgeon
Dr. Carlos Pellegrini installed as President of the American College of Surgeons.
PASSIONATE ENGAGEMENT IN TEACHING
An interview with the recent recipients of UW School of Medicine's Teacher Superior in Perpetuity award.
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.
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.
Find out more about WWAMI.
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.
A day in the life of a medical student
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.
News and Events
Jan 30 | Seattle, WA University of Washington's Department of Global Health debuts program of courses for high schoolers.
Jan 21 | Coeur d'Alene, ID As Idaho's doctor shortage worsens, University of Washington's WWAMI program adds seats for family medicine training in Coeur d'Alene.