School of Public Health

Fullerton, Malia

Malia Fullerton

Professor, Bioethics and Humanities
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Genome Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Medicine - Medical Genetics


DPhil Human Population Genetics, University of Oxford, 1995

Contact Info

Department of Bioethics and Humanities
Box 357120
Tel: 206-616-1864

Affiliate and academic research mentor for the Institute of Public Health Genetics

Research Interests

Research ethics questions in human genetics and genomics, with a particular emphasis on the role of genomics in the interrogation and address of ethnic health disparities


In The News

Pentagon warns U.S. military not to take DNA tests due to potential ‘risks’
Global News, 12/24/2019

Prosecutors say DNA evidence and family tree research will convict a man of double murder
Q13 Fox, 06/28/2019

Lack of diversity in genetic research could be costing us our health
PBS, 03/21/2019