Connecting our world at UW Medicine


Remembering Nobel Laureate Edmond Fischer

Fischer shared the 1992 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with UW School of Medicine colleague Edwin Krebs for discovering a fundamental biological switch in cells.

Remembering Lynn Staheli

Lynn Staheli, MD, pediatric orthopedic surgeon, died on Aug. 10.

Tom Cullen, an Architect of the Original WAMI Program

He died on May 6, 2021.

Professor Emeritus John Sherris

The pioneer in clinical microbiology died on May 2, 2021.

Remembering Robert Thompson

Robert Thompson, MD, died on Feb. 11, 2021.

Remembering Senior Lecturer Emeritus Tom McCormick

Tom McCormick, DMin, Department of Bioethics and Humanities, died on Feb. 12.

Remembering Pat Dawson, Accomplished Surgeon and Healthcare Equity Leader

Patricia Dawson leaves behind a legacy in breast cancer surgery and healthcare equity.

Gerald Van Hoosier

Gerald Van Hoosier, DVM, a pioneer in the field of Comparative Medicine, passed this November.