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Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics Grand Rounds


Megan A. Moreno, MD, MPH

Megan Moreno Grand Rounds

Dr. Megan Moreno is a member of the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Seattle Children's Hospital and an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington. Her research is housed at the Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, and she is the PI of the Social Media and Adolescent Health Research Team (SMAHRT).

Dr. Moreno received her MD degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, during which time she also completed a master's degree in education. She completed a fellowship in adolescent medicine at the University of Washington, during which time she also completed a master's degree in public health. Moreno’s research focuses on ways in which technology can be used towards improving adolescent health, with particular interests in social media. In 2013, she collaborated with Dr. Douglas Diekema of the Treuman Katz Center on Ethics of Social Media Research: Common Concerns and Practical Considerations, a paper in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking outlining the common ethical issues involved in research using social media.

Pediatric Grand Rounds Lecture: Munchausen's by Internet – Clinician Monitoring of Parent Blogs in Cases of Suspected Abuse, May 15

  • Thursday, May 15, 8 a.m.
  • Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
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