Justin Bullock appointed co-director of Docs with Disabilities Initiative
Dr. Justin Bullock, research fellow (Nephrology), a medical education scholar and disability advocate, has been appointed the new co-director of the Docs With Disabilities Initiative (DWD).
DWD is a leader for disability inclusion in health professions training globally. Bullock and the rest of the leadership team will contribute extensively to the organization and represent expertise in workforce development and inclusion, non-profit advocacy, and nursing education.
"Dr. Bullock is a passionate medical educator, a teacher, a researcher, and a lifelong learner. As someone who identifies as a Black, bipolar kidney doctor, Justin is passionate about creating safe environments in medicine where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work in the spirit of healing. His primary research focuses on how to promote safety in medicine for providers and patients. Justin works to recognize how his privileges as a man and as someone with an invisible disability impact his work with DWD. In his free time, Justin is an avid runner and spends time exploring Seattle with his partner, Ryan."