University of Washington Seattle Children's

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Division Fellows


2020-2021 Program Chiefs

Dr. Hemke

Alissa Hemke, MD

Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Residency: University of Washington
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests:Development, family therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, infant mental health, medical education
Awards and Fellowships: University of Washington Psychiatry Outstanding Teaching Scholar, Association for Academic Psychiatry Resident Psychiatric Educator Award, Alpha Omega Alpha, AACAP Educational Outreach Program for General Psychiatry Residents, AACAP Life Members Mentorship Grant for Medical Students
Professional Memberships: AACAP, Washington State Psychiatric Association
Hobbies: Gardening, baking pies, cycling, yoga, barre, and summer swimming in Lake Washington

Dr. Zheng

Sarah Zheng, MD

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco
Residency: University of California, San Francisco
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Childhood trauma, anxiety disorders, family based interventions
Awards and Fellowships: Dean's Summer Research Fellowship
Hobbies: Exploring parks and hiking trails, trying out new restaurants, fruit picking, board games

Second Year Fellows

Dr. Gannon

Shivaun Gannon, MD

Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland School of Medicine
Residency: Boston VA Healthcare System/Harvard Medical School Program
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Autism spectrum disorders
Awards and Fellowships: International Health & Tropical Medicine Medal, Best Psychiatry Student on Clinical Attachment, First Class Honours

Dr. Kruger

Jeremy Kruger, MD

Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: McGaw Medical Center/Northwestern University
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Transitional age youth, substance abuse and use disorders, early psychosis, OCD, behavioral therapy
Awards and Fellowships:WSCCAP Fellow Representative, SOBP Chairman's Choice Award, AACAP Life Member's Mentorship Grant, NIH Intramural Research Training Award
Hobbies: Hiking, trail & road running, cycling, kayaking, skiing, cooking, gardening, watching baseball & football

Dr. Silver

Shawgi Silver, MD

Medical School: Washington University
Residency: Washington University
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Transitional age youth, adolescent substance use disorders, diversity inclusion, medical education, and community outreach/leadership, APA SAMHSA fellow
Awards and Fellowships:NIH summer research award recipient

First Year Fellows

Dr. Curry

Gabrielle Curry, MD

Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Residency: Howard University Hospital
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Studying racial disparities in mental health treatment, childhood trauma
Awards and Fellowships: Current APA SAMHSA Fellow
Hobbies: Cooking and baking, playing board games, going to the ballet, swimming, float trips, and kayaking

Dr. Dick

Michelle Dick, MD

Medical School: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests:Cultural psychiatry, global mental health, Latinx mental health, reproductive psychiatry, LGBTQ+ mental health, eating disorders, and medical student/trainee wellness
Awards and Fellowships: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellowship, The Farney R. Wurlitzer Prize for Outstanding Work in Psychiatry
Hobbies: Classical piano, Latin American and African history, and hiking

Dr. Jensen

MacMichael Jensen, MD

Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: University of Southern California/LAC +USC Medical Center
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Addiction and transitional age adolescents

Dr. McNulty

Bridget McNulty, MD

Medical School: University of Washington – Montana WWAMI
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine; University of Washington
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Long term residential care for children with severe behavioral and psychiatric disorders, Forensic child and adolescent psychiatry, Developmental pathophysiology of conduct and oppositional defiant disorder including inflammatory and genetic pathways, Native American mental health, Child and adolescent mental health policy and advocacy
Awards and Fellowships:NIH Academy research scholar, HHMI research scholar, Montana IdeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence scholar

Dr. Taniguchi

Evan Taniguchi, MD

Medical School: University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Residency: University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Developmental Disorders, Transitional Age Youth, Medical Education, Advocacy
Awards and Fellowships:Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Gold Humanism Honor Society, Excellence in Teaching Award, Po'okela Outstanding Resident Award, Dean's Certificate in Medical Education, Walter Char Award for Psychiatry Clerkship
Professional Memberships: APA, AOA, GHHS
Hobbies: Non-classical piano playing, museum adventures, out-of-breath hiking, rudimentary drawing, history & politics, getting beaten at video games, compiling encyclopedic knowledge of movies

Dr. Wang

Audrey Wang, MD

Medical School: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency: University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt
Clinical and Research Specialties/Interests: Transitional Age Youth, Eating Disorders
Hobbies: Hiking, berry and mushroom picking, travel, cooking, and baking