Labor Relations

UWHA Negotiation Updates

Otto Klein
Lead Negotiator
Andrew Berg
Assistant Director, UW Labor Relations
Virginia Broudy
Professor and Harborview Service Chief
Thomas Dodson
Associate Dean, Hospitals Affairs & Professor and Chair, Maxillofacial Surgery
A.J. Hartman
Communications Specialist, UW Labor Relations
Shelley Kostrinsky
Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Personnel
Amity Neumeister
Assistant Dean, Office of Graduate Medical Education
Richard Shugerman
Professor of Pediatrics (former Program Director, Pediatrics)
Thomas Staiger
Associate Professor and Medical Director, UW Medical Center
Barbara Van Ess
Director of Personnel Policy, UWSOM Dean’s Office
Nicholas Vedder
Chief of Plastic Surgery; Vice Chair, Department of Surgery (former Program Director, Surgery)
Cindy Hamra
Assistant Dean, Operations & Administration, Graduate Medical Education, School of Medicine

February 8, 2016 Negotiations Recap for February 8, 2016

This recap summarizes the 20th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows. This was the […]


February 3, 2016 Negotiations Recap for February 3, 2016

This recap summarizes the 19th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows. This was the […]


February 1, 2016 Negotiations Recap for February 1, 2016

This recap summarizes the 18th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows. This was the […]


January 25, 2016 Negotiations Recap for January 25, 2016

This recap summarizes the 17th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows. This was the […]


January 21, 2016 Negotiations Recap for January 21, 2016

This recap summarizes the 16th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows. This was the […]


January 11, 2016 Negotiations Recap

This recap details the 15th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows (collectively referred to below as “trainees”). This was the first session to be…


September 14, 2015 Negotiations Recap for September 14, 2015

This recap details the 14th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows (collectively referred to below as “trainees”). UW Presentation Compensation Discussion Introduction – UW explained its aim…


August 6, 2015 Negotiations Recap for August 6, 2015

This recap details the 13th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows (collectively referred to below as “trainees”). UWHA Proposals Wages Union Proposal – For year 1 of…


July 6, 2015 Negotiations Recap for July 6, 2015

This recap details the 12th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows (collectively referred to below as “trainees”). Discussion of Proposals Childcare Union Proposal – UWHA delivered…


June 17, 2015 Negotiations Recap for June 17, 2015

This recap details the 11th bargaining session between the UW and the UWHA to form the first union contract for UW medical and dental residents and fellows (collectively referred to below as “trainees”). Union Proposals Parking – UWHA delivered a multifaceted proposal…