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University of Washington
Department of Pediatrics
Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
Seattle Children's Hospital

Who We Are

Seattle Children’s Hospital
Yemiserach Kifle, MD

Dr. Kifle

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine

Associate Medical Director, Pediatric Sleep Disorders Program

Dr. Kifle obtained her degree in medicine from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia and completed her pediatric residency at SUNY Health Sciences Ceneter, Children’s Hospital Brooklyn. She did her pulmonary fellowship at the University of Florida and then joined the Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division, in 2001.

Dr. Kifle is board certified in pediatrics, pediatric pulmonology, and sleep medicine. She has been instrumental in establishing a comprehensive and fully accredited pediatric sleep center at Children’s Hospital. Her clinical interests are obstructive sleep apnea and sleep behavioral issues.