Published in Law and Health Weekly, January 1st, 2005
The Center for Pediatric Bioethics, the first of its kind, will receive $340,000 a year in federal funds plus $1 million in startup money from Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, which is affiliated with the University of Washington.
"If you look around the country there are lots of centers for bioethics, but all of them tend to be devoted more toward general issues," said Doug Diekema, MD, director of medical ethics at Children's and interim head of the new center. "There really is no concentrated center...
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