University of Washington School of Public Health

Helene Starks - SPH Faculty Bio

Helene Starks

Associate Professor, Bioethics and Humanities
Adjunct Associate Professor, Family Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Services
Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Box 357120
Department of Bioethics and Humanities
Tel: 206-543-9724

Research Interests

End-of-life issues; qualitative research; medical decision-making; clinician-patient communication

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BA   Communications, University of Washington, 1982
MPH   Policy Analysis, University of California (Berkeley), 1989
PhD   Health Services, University of Washington, 2004

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