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


Board Certification(s)


Medical/Professional School

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


Pediatrics, University of Vermont, Burlington


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.