University of Washington School of Public Health

Douglas Diekema - SPH Faculty Bio

Douglas Diekema

Professor, Pediatrics - Bioethics
Adjunct Professor, Bioethics and Humanities
Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Adjunct Professor, Medicine - Emergency Medicine

Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics
Seattle Children's Research Institute
1900 Ninth Avenue, MS: JMB-6
Seattle, WA 98101
Tel: 206-987-4346

Research Interests

Bioethical issues; consent and confidentiality issues in pediatrics; the limits of parental medical decision-making authority for children; ethics and child health policy; ethics in emergency medicine

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MPH   Health Services, University of Washington, 1993
MD   University of North Carolina, 1985
BS   Biology, Calvin College, 1981

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