Chris Feudtner

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Staff, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Director, Department of Medical Ethics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, The Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
2716 South Street
11th Floor, 11123
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19146-2305
Office: 267-426-5032
Fax: 267-426-0380
BA (Molecular Biology)
Princeton University, 1985.
MA (History of Science)
Lancaster University, England, 1987.
PhD (History and Sociology of Science)
University of Pennsylvania, 1995.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania, 1995.
MPH (Health Services)
University of Washington, 2000.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

child health
palliative care
complex care
decision making
medical ethics

Selected Publications

Michael B. Kimberly, K. Sarah Hoehn, Chris Feudtner, Robert M. Nelson, Mark Schreiner: Variation in Standards of Research Compensation and Child Assent Practices: A Comparison of 69 IRB-Approved Informed Permission and Assent Forms for Three Multi-Center Pediatric Clinical Trials. Pediatrics 117(5): 1706-1711, May 2006.

Megan H. Bair-Merritt, Chris Feudtner, Cynthia J. Mollen, Sarah Winters, Mercedes Blackstone, Joel A. Fein: Screening for Domestic Violence Using an Audiotape Questionnaire: A Randomized Clinical Trial in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 160(3): 311-316, March 2006.

Michael B. Kimberly, Amanda L. Forte, Jean M. Carroll, Chris Feudtner: Pediatric Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitation Orders and Public Schools: A National Assessment of Policies and Laws. American Journal of Bioethics 5(1): 59-65, March 2005.

Chris Feudtner: Diabetes Mellitus. Encyclopedia of Disability. Gary L. Albrecht (eds.). Sage Publications, 2005.

Chris Feudtner: Tolerance and Integrity. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 159(1): 8-9, Jan 2005.

Chris Feudtner: Control of Suffering on the Slippery Slope of Care. The Lancet 365(9467): 1284-1286, April 2005.

Megan H. Bair-Merritt, Samir S. Shah, Theoklis E. Zaoutis, Louis M. Bell, Chris Feudtner: Suppurative Intracranial Complications of Sinusitis in Previously Healthy Children. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 24(4): 384-386, April 2005.

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Last updated: 07/06/2018
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