Department of Pediatrics

Wightman
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Aaron.Wightman@seattlechildrens.org
Research interests: medical decision-making for children with complex, chronic medical conditions.  He is the founder and chair of the ethics committee for the American Society of Pediatric Nephr
Opel
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
douglas.opel@seattlechildrens.org

Research interests: provider-parent communication, health communication, public health ethics, and clinical ethics consultation.

Wilfond
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
bwilfond@u.washington.edu

Research Interests: ethical issues in clinical pediatrics and pediatrics research; clinical genetics and genetics research; with an emphasis on the ethical and policy issues related from the transi

Diekema
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
douglas.diekema@seattlechildrens.org

Research interests: bioethical issues, especially those pertaining to children and adolescents.

Clark
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Bioethics and Palliative Care
jonnac@uw.edu

Research interests: futility, end-of-life decision making, and palliative care in the critical care environment.