Christopher M. Traudt, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Traudt balances responsibilities of patient care and research. He does bedside teaching of medical students, pediatrics residents and fellows. He His clinical interests focus on family centered care and neuroprotection. He helps expecting families by providing guidance in the Prenatal Diagnosis Clinic. He is co-investigator on basic science and clinical research projects, ranging from cerebellar development after brain injury and neuroprotection using erythropoietin.