Stephen Standage, MD, is attending physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Harborview Medical Center and acting assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He earned his MD at the University of Rochester, in Rochester, New York, and completed his pediatrics residency at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Standage completed his pediatric critical care fellowship training at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Standage is a member of the University of Washington Center for Lung Biology and conducts his research at their South Lake Union facility. His laboratory work is directed at understanding the molecular mechanisms of the immune response in sepsis. Specifically, he is interested in how modulation of systemic inflammation can improve patient outcome in critical illness. Dr. Standage’s current investigations focus on macrophage biology and the nuclear hormone receptor PPAR alpha. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the Shock Society, and the American Heart Association.