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Michelle M. Garrison

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Research Associate Professor, Health Services
Research Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (primary appt.)


PhD   University of Washington, 2006   (Epidemiology)
MPH   University of Washington, 1999   (Epidemiology)
BA   University of Texas (Austin), 1997   (Microbiology)

Contact Info


4333 Brooklyn Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98195-9455

campus box:   359455
voice:   206-616-8530


Michelle Garrison currently serves as the Associate Director of the MPH/MS Program in Health Services.

Child and adolescent sleep problems; interactions between media use, physical activity, and sleep, and the impact on health and behavior; development and testing of health behavior change interventions; pediatric inpatient quality of care and quality improvement research
  • HSERV 533   (COPHP)
    COPHP Quantitative Methods
  • HSERV 592   (COPHP)
    Community Oriented Public Health Practice Seminar

Webb SJ, Garrison MM, Bernier R, McClintic AM, King BH, Mourad PD. Severity of ASD symptoms and their correlation with the presence of copy number variations and exposure to first trimester ultrasound. Autism Res. 2017 Mar;10(3):472-484. doi: 10.1002/aur.1690. Epub 2016 Sep 1.  PMID: 27582229    PMCID: PMC5332517
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Barclay RP, Hilt RJ, Garrison M. A Statewide Pediatric Psychiatry Consultation to Primary Care Program and the Care of Children with Trauma-related Concerns. J Behav Health Serv Res. 2016 Oct;43(4):691-699.  PMID: 26219254

Garrison MM. The feedback whirlpool of early childhood sleep and behavior problems. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Jun;169(6):525-6. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0356.  PMID: 25868054

Downard CD, Goldin A, Garrison MM, Waldhausen J, Langham M, Hirschl R. Utility of onsite interviews in the pediatric surgery match. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jun;50(6):1042-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2015.03.036. Epub 2015 Mar 14.  PMID: 25818319

Ahrens KR, Garrison MM, Courtney ME. Health outcomes in young adults from foster care and economically diverse backgrounds. Pediatrics. 2014 Dec;134(6):1067-74. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-1150. Epub 2014 Nov 3.  PMID: 25367543    PMCID: PMC4243069
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