Opportunities for clinical and/or research observerships for visiting medical personnel are available.

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It is the observer's responsibility to identify a medical staff host. No patient care or "hands on" medical training will be conducted.

Clinical observerships

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UW Medical Center

Apply to observe medical personnel at the UW Medical Center - Montlake and/or Northwest campus.

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Harborview Medical Center

Harborview Medical Center

Medical personnel who wish to observe medical staff in clinical or research settings at HMC need to request observation privileges.

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Pre-med students

Visit the School of Medicine website to set up a shadowing opportunity and apply. 

International medical graduates

Please note that we do not offer observerships for international medical graduates. UW has a robust medical student and resident educational training program. Because we are full with our own learners, we are unable to accommodate requests for shadowing, observations, or audition electives for International Medical Graduates.