Following the outcry over ICE and hysterectomies at a Georgia detention center, we affirm our commitment to ethical practices around sterilization/hysterectomy and acknowledge the problematic history in the US of involuntary sterilization of incarcerated women.
The equity work of Drs. Leeya Pinder and Kristina Adams Waldorf is featured in The Huddle for Women's Equality Day.
The OB/GYN specialty achieved the No. 23 ranking among the top-50 national rankings from U.S. News & World Report 2020 Best Hospitals.
Newsweek Names UWMC-Northwest Among Best Maternity Hospitals
A Diversity Recruitment Open House is scheduled August 26th, 2020 on Zoom, hosted by the Network for Underrepresented Residents and Fellows (NURF).
Structural Solutions for the Rarest of the Rare - Underrepresented - Minority Faculty in Medical Subspecialties
On May 15, Dr. Kemi Doll received the 2020 Beti Thompson Community Health Researcher Award for her tireless work shining a light on the disparate care of African Americans with endometrial cancer.
Dr. Elizabeth Swisher, lead author of the three-year study called MAGENTA (Making Genetic Testing Available), is interviewed by My Northwest about the results published in the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
A number of OB/GYN faculty, residents and staff participated in the Healthcare Workers for Justice march from Harborview to Seattle's City Hall on Saturday, June 6. Masked, and carrying signs of protest, they marched in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, joining over 7,000 healthcare workers throughout Western Washington.
The first case series from the Washington State COVID-19 in Pregnancy Collaborative was published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. It was a large collaboration led by the University of Washington and including community collaborators.