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Faculty News

Role of AI and Robots in Elder Care

SSW Associate Professor and Gerontologist Clara Berridge's research focuses on the ethical and policy implications of digital technologies used in elder care. In recent media appearances with BBC Radio 4 and the scientific journal Nature, she discussed the role of social robots and AI in elder care and questioned the adequacy of robots replacing human interaction. 

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2024 Staff & Faculty Recognition Awards

Each year, in celebration of their outstanding achievements and dedication to the field of social work, the University of Washington School of Social Work proudly acknowledges their staff and faculty in a recognition ceremony. These prestigious honors highlight the exceptional contributions of the faculty and staff who have demonstrated unwavering commitment to social justice, community service, and academic excellence.

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Staff News

Mark Bello Wins 2024 Distinguished Staff Award

The 2024 SSW Staff & Faculty Recognition Event at the Burke Museum honored the valued contributions of our community, highlighted by Mark Bello receiving the Mary Grembowski Staff of the Year Award for his exceptional contributions to social justice.

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