Collage of various historical images

The Department of Medical History and Bioethics dates back to 1950, when the University of Wisconsin Medical School created a Department of the History of Medicine, the second department of its kind in the country. The Program in Medical Ethics has been an integral part of the department since its founding in 1973.   (More information --> About Us)

10th Annual Bioethics Symposium to be held March 8 (Thursday) starting at 1pm.

Please see Events for more information, including the complete list of speakers..

 

Health and the Humanities Certificate now available

A new Health and the Humanities Certificate became available beginning in Fall 2017, please see News for more information.

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