Abby R Rosenberg, MD, MS
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Abby R. Rosenberg, MD, MS, MA, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Washington, with joint appointments in the divisions of Bioethics & Palliative Care, and Hematology-Oncology.  She received her MD from Stanford University and did her pediatrics residency and fellowship training at Seattle Children’s and the University of Washington.  Her additional training includes a Master of Science in Clinical Research Methods and a Master of Arts in Bioethics, both from the University of Washington.


She is currently the director of the “Palliative Care and Resilience” research center at Seattle Children’s Research Institute, and the director of Pediatrics in the University of Washington Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence.  Her scholarship focuses on the intersection of medical, psychosocial, and bioethical issues involved in the care of children, adolescents, and young adults with serious illness.  Specifically, she and her team endeavor to create evidence-based palliative care interventions to promote patient and family resilience.  Current projects include three R01-funded randomized trials to test her novel resilience intervention in populations of teens with serious illness.  Additional studies focus on the communication needs of teens at the end of life, and digital health applications of psychosocial supportive care.