Dimitri A. Christakis, M.D., MPH
George E. M. Adkins Endowed Professor in Pediatrics
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children's
Dr. Christakis received an M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and an MPH from the University of Washington. He is a pediatrician and an epidemiologist, and his lab focuses on how children’s early life experiences affect their cognitive, social and emotional development. Dr. Christakis is passionate about finding practical, actionable strategies that improve early learning for all children.
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