Francois P. Aspesberro, MD

Francois P. Aspesberro, MD

Critical Care, PICU

On staff since September 2009

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

"My passion is to provide exceptional state of the art clinical care to our patients and I am fully dedicated to promoting hope and comfort to their families and friends during those difficult times."

Francois Aspesberro, MD, is attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

He completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric intensive care at the University of Washington. He is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine. He is interested in clinical outcomes research in particularly in assessing the quality of life of critically ill children.


  • Barry Everett, wa. 08.04.13

    My wife and I have the highest conference in Dr.Aspesberro's knowledge and ability, he was instrumental in our son's survival after his submergent accident.


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Medical/Professional School

Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels


Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
, University of Mainz, Trier
Pediatrics, University of Geneva - Children's Hospital, Geneva


Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT); improving outcome of pediatric HSCT patients that require mechanical ventilation; use of surfactant (Calfactant) for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome treatment in pediatric HSCT; quality of life after discharge from the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit; determining biomarkers for apoptosis and correlate with Multi Organ Dysfunction Syndrome