15th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect
ACYF Commissioner's Award Book
Kyle E. Yasuda, M.D.
Harborview Medical Center
Kyle E. Yasuda, a leading child advocate in the State of Washington, is a practicing pediatrician at the Harborview Medical Center — the only Level I adult and pediatric trauma center in the State. A Clinical Professor, he teaches at the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington, School of Medicine. Previously, Dr. Yasuda served as head of the Pediatric Section of the Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle.
Immediate past president of the Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Yasuda also serves as a member of the Governor's Commission on Early Learning, the Washington State Council on Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, and the Board of the Children's Alliance. Last year, Dr. Yasuda received the Healthy Mother, Healthy Babies Organizational Leadership Award. He is married and the father of a four-year-old daughter.