Room Circus Advisory Council

David H. Avery, MD
  • Professor Emeritus, Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine

Michael Christensen
  • Founder of New York’s Big Apple Circus and BAC Clown Care

  • International educator and consultant in Medical Clowning

Leland Hartwell, Ph.D
  • 2001 Nobel Laureate in Medicine

  • Director Emeritus of Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Institute

Anne E. Phalen, MD
  • Pediatrician (retired), Seattle Children’s Hospital

Amy Stephson, JD
  • Attorney, Seattle, WA

Carrie Wernick Newman MSW
  • Social Worker - Carrie has provided case management and mental health therapy to children, youth and families since 1991 in medical centers and community settings.

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Seattle, WA 98115


Room Circus Medical Clowning is supported in part by grants from the Seattle Office of Arts and Culture, 4culture (King County Arts Commission), Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA) and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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