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Dept. of Health Services
Program Affiliations
Gary M. Franklin
Adjunct Research Professor
Research Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences (primary appt.)

Research Interests:
Occupational injury, neurological epidemiology, outcomes research

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Contact Information

email:   meddir@u.washington.edu

address:
University of Washington
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
130 Nickerson St, Suite 212
Seattle, WA 98109

campus box:   359116
voice:   206-685-7193
fax:   206-685-7031

Education

MPH   University of California (Berkeley), 1982   (Pub Health & Comm Med)
MD   George Washington University, 1969   (Internal Medicine)
BA   Franklin & Marshall College, 1965   (Mathematics)

Recent Publications



Graves JM, Fulton-Kehoe D, Martin DP, Jarvik JG, Franklin GM. Factors associated with early magnetic resonance imaging utilization for acute occupational low back pain: a population-based study from Washington State workers' compensation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Sep 1;37(19):1708-18.  PMID: 22020590


Graves JM, Fulton-Kehoe D, Jarvik JG, Franklin GM. Early imaging for acute low back pain: one-year health and disability outcomes among Washington State workers. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Aug 15;37(18):1617-27.  PMID: 22415000


External Funding (sampling of recent awards from UW SAGE data)

Education and Research Center
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
PI:   Kalman           Dates:    7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014

Eval of WA State Occupational Health Services Quality Improvements
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    7/1/2013 - 6/30/2015

Lifetime UVB Exposure, Vitamin D, and Multiple Sclerosis in a Cohort of U.S. Radiologic Technologists
National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS)
PI:   Checkoway           Dates:    4/1/2013 - 3/31/2015

Eval OHS Supplement
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    12/1/2011 - 11/30/2012

Progress Report: Evaluation of the Washington State Guideline on Opioid Dosing for Chronic Pain
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    9/1/2011 - 8/31/2012

Eval of WA State Occupational Health Services Quality Improvements
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    7/1/2011 - 6/30/2013

Back pain Outcomes using Longitudinal Data (BOLD)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
PI:   Jarvik           Dates:    9/1/2010 - 8/31/2013

Evaluation of the Washington State Guideline on Opioid Dosing for Chronic Pain
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    9/1/2010 - 8/31/2012

Education and Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Seixas           Dates:    7/1/2010 - 6/30/2015

Eval of WA State Occupational Health Services Quality Emprovements
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
PI:   Franklin           Dates:    7/1/2009 - 6/30/2011

Collaborative Center for Healthy Work and Environment
John E Fogarty International Center (FIC)
PI:   Keifer           Dates:    5/1/2007 - 4/30/2012

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