Wayne J. Katon

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (primary appt.)


BPharm   University of Washington, 1979   (Psychiatry, Residency)
MD   University of Oregon, 1976
BS   University of Vermont, 1971   (Zoology)

Contact Info

email:   wkaton@u.washington.edu

University of Washington
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Seattle, WA 98195-6560

campus box:   356560
voice:   206-543-7177
fax:   206-221-5414

Mental health services research

SciVal Experts Profile

Cerimele JM, Halperin AC, Spigner C, Ratzliff A, Katon WJ. Collaborative care psychiatrists' views on treating bipolar disorder in primary care: a qualitative study. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2014 Aug 7. pii: S0163-8343(14)00204-7. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2014.07.013. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25174762    PMCID: PMC4253651

Richardson LP, McCauley E, McCarty CA, Grossman DC, Myaing M, Zhou C, Richards J, Rockhill C, Katon W. Predictors of persistence after a positive depression screen among adolescents. Pediatrics. 2012 Dec;130(6):e1541-8. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-0450. Epub 2012 Nov 19.  PMID: 23166342    PMCID: PMC3507250

Bennett AV, Lozano P, Richardson LP, McCauley E, Katon WJ. Identifying high-risk asthma with utilization data: a revised HEDIS definition. Am J Manag Care. 2008 Jul;14(7):450-6.  PMID: 18611096    PMCID: PMC2562616

Grembowski D, Paschane D, Diehr P, Katon W, Martin D, Patrick DL. Managed care and patient ratings of the quality of specialty care among patients with pain or depressive symptoms. BMC Health Serv Res. 2007 Feb 16;7:22.  PMID: 17306028    PMCID: PMC1829159

Garrison MM, Katon WJ, Richardson LP. The impact of psychiatric comorbidities on readmissions for diabetes in youth. Diabetes Care. 2005 Sep;28(9):2150-4.  PMID: 16123482

Chair, thesis committee for Shane Coleman
Depression, diabetes and death: Ten year follow up of all cause and cause specific mortality

Chair, thesis committee for Cecelia Margret
Influence of perceived discriminatory experiences on mood and function among youth in middle schools

Chair, thesis committee for Hsiang Huang
Depression care in a chronically ill Medicare population

Chair, thesis committee for Dimitry Davydow
The association of comorbid depression with intensive care unit admission in patients with diabetes