Abby R. Rosenberg, MD, MS, MA, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology, at the UW. She is the director of the Palliative Care and Resilience lab at Seattle Children’s Research Institute, and the director of Pediatrics at the Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence at the UW. Her scholarship focuses on psychosocial issues involved in the care of children, adolescents, and young adults with serious illness. Specifically, she and her team endeavor to create evidence-based interventions to promote patient and family resilience. Current projects include three NIH-funded randomized trials to test her novel resilience intervention in populations of teens with serious illness. Dr. Rosenberg has been teaching VitalTalk for 10 years, including as a distinguished faculty for the National Faculty Development courses. Her hobbies include anything outdoors and, when necessary, #goodtrouble change-making.