Many congratulations to Louisa Howard who has been awarded one of the prestigious King’s College President’s international scholarships to pursue a Masters in Bioethics & Society at SSHM, starting in September 2016.
Louisa graduated from the University of Virginia in 2014 as an Echols Scholar, majoring in Art History with a minor in Bioethics and completing all medical school prerequisites.
Upon graduation, Louisa received a two-year Fellowship to perform research at the US National Institutes of Health in the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Through the masters program, Louisa seeks to develop a comprehensive understanding of the ethical issues facing medical professionals today. Following the program, Louisa plans to attend medical school. As a physician, Louisa hopes to be actively involved in the realm of clinical and academic bioethics.
Applications for the Bioethics & Society MA programme for entry September 2016 are OPEN (please note deadline for international students July 29th, 2016). For info see here:
Please note that applications for funding for 2016/17 are closed (deadline was March 31st, 2016). For more information about funding see here.