The mission of the UW School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs is to foster a thriving community of faculty by helping individuals develop as clinicians, educators, scientists, and leaders over the course of their career; promoting a climate of inclusion, support, and collaboration; and advocating for equity and courageous innovation.
COVID-19: If you have symptoms like cough, fever or trouble breathing, contact your doctor by phone or eCare before coming to a clinic or hospital OR contact the UW Medicine Virtual Clinic. For more information, please read our FAQ.
For information on vaccine allocation and prioritization, please visit the Washington DOH website.
INDIAN HEALTH PATHWAY / November 1, 2021
Housed in the UW Native American Center for Excellence, the Indian Health Pathway offered Native medical students a primer on Native health and ways to stay connected with their communities while attending UW School of Medicine. Today, the program provides medical school curriculum on culturally humble care to both Native and non-Native students.
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER CENTER FAQ'S / July 2021
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and its members — Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch), Seattle Children’s and UW Medicine — have announced exploration of a plan to redefine our alliance and accelerate the discovery and delivery of lifesaving breakthroughs to our patients. Find answers to questions you might have about this announcement.
NEW UW MEDICINE BIAS REPORTING TOOL / February 2021
UW Medicine is a community where support and respect are expected at all levels. This tool was created for any member of the UW Medicine community to formally report incidents of racism, bullying, and other negative biases ranging from one-time micro-aggressions to more severe and sustained behavior.
COVID-19 UPDATES / 2021
Please visit the UW Medicine Huddle website for daily updates about the UW Medicine COVID-19 response and other communications including mask policies, vaccination information, and inpatient and community data. Updates will be provided at the UW Medicine Huddle page in addition to the CDC and King County Public Health websites.