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Jonna Derbenwick Clark, MD, MA

Jonna Derbenwick Clark, MD, MA

Critical Care, Bioethics

On staff since July 2011

Academic Title: Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; Assistant Professor, Division of Bioethics; Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

    • Alison Bellevue, WA 07.21.17

      She is a fabulous provider - very knowledgeable, caring, and compassionate. We are so grateful for the excellent care we received from Dr. Clark in the PICU!

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Seattles Top Doctor 2016 Seattle Met Magazine 2016
    • Jonna Derbenwick Clark, MD
      Balancing the Tension: Parental Authority and the Perception of Physician Paternalism in End of Life Care
      Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med , 2012 July : 166(7)594
    • Jonna Derbenwick Clark, MD
      The False Dichotomy: Do Everything or Give Up
      Amer J Bioethics , 2011 Nov. : 11(11)26-7

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine, Portland
University of Washington , Seattle

Residency

Pediatrics, University of Vermont, Burlington

Fellowship

Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Ethical issues in pediatric critical care medicine including medical decision making in complex pediatric illnesses, the implications of technological advancements in life sustaining therapies, end-of-life communication and care, organ donation and transplantation, and the allocation of scarce health care resources, including the provision of critical care medicine to underserved communities.