Dr Carina Fourie to take up position at the University of Washington

Affiliate researcher, Dr Carina Fourie, has accepted the position of the Benjamin Rabinowitz Assistant Professor in Medical Ethics at the Philosophy Department of the University of Washington in Seattle. Carina, who was the scientific coordinator of the IDoC project (Assessing the Impact of Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) on patient care and professional practice) based at the IBME, will start her new job in September 2015. She is currently working as a postdoctoral fellow at the Ethics Research Institute of the Philosophy Department of the University of Zurich on a project about social equality and health, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation.