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Kimberly E. Sawyer, MD, MA, FAAP
Kimberly E. Sawyer, MD, MA, FAAP

Kimberly E. Sawyer, MD, MA, FAAP

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty




Fellowship (Pediatric Bioethics) – University of Washington
Fellowship (Pediatric Palliative Care) – Baylor College of Medicine
Chief Resident (Pediatrics) – Baylor College of Medicine
Residency (Pediatrics) – Baylor College of Medicine
MA (Bioethics) – University of Washington
MD – Baylor College of Medicine
BS (Biology) – Texas Christian University

Research Interests

  • Shared decision-making
  • Ethics education
  • Pediatric palliative care

Selected Publications

Sawyer KE, Rosenberg AR. Shared Decision-Making with Adolescent Patients: An Ethical and Practical Guide (Invited Commentary). AMA J Ethics May;22(5):124-131, 2020.

Sawyer KE, MacDuffie KE. Ethics consult report commentary: withdrawal of artificial nutrition and hydration. Pediatric Ethicscope 32(1), 2019.

Lehecka KE, Renukuntla VS, Heptulla RA. Review Article: Insight into Hypoglycemia in Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. Int J Pediatr Endocrinol June 20;2012(1):19, 2012. DOI: 10.1186/1687-9856-2012-19.

Last update: September 2020