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School of Public Health

Sara L. Mackenzie

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Senior Lecturer, Health Services
Clinical Assistant Professor, Family Medicine


MPH   University of Washington, 2005   (Public Health)
MD   University of California (Davis), 1992   (Medicine (MD))
BS   University of Iowa, 1987   (Biology)

Contact Info


School of Public Health
1959 NE Pacific St., F-350
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   357230
voice:   206-685-6699
fax:   206-543-3813

Health promotion; substance abuse

Kiviniemi MT, Mackenzie SL. Framing Undergraduate Public Health Education as Liberal Education: Who Are We Training Our Students To Be and How Do We Do That? Front Public Health. 2017 Feb 10;5:9. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00009.  PMID: 28239603    PMCID: PMC5301016

Spielberg F, Kurth AE, Severynen A, Hsieh YH, Moring-Parris D, Mackenzie S, Rothman R. Computer-facilitated rapid HIV testing in emergency care settings: provider and patient usability and acceptability. AIDS Educ Prev. 2011 Jun;23(3):206-21. doi: 10.1521/aeap.2011.23.3.206.  PMID: 21696240

Mackenzie S, Wiegel JR, Mundt M, Brown D, Saewyc E, Heiligenstein E, Harahan B, Fleming M. Depression and suicide ideation among students accessing campus health care. Am J Orthopsychiatry. 2011 Jan;81(1):101-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-0025.2010.01077.x.  PMID: 21219281    PMCID: PMC3057910

Grossberg P, Halperin A, Mackenzie S, Gisslow M, Brown D, Fleming M. Inside the physician's black bag: critical ingredients of brief alcohol interventions. Subst Abus. 2010 Oct;31(4):240-50.  PMID: 21038178    PMCID: PMC3050497

Mackenzie SL, Kurth AE, Spielberg F, Severynen A, Malotte CK, St Lawrence J, Fortenberry JD. Patient and staff perspectives on the use of a computer counseling tool for HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk reduction. J Adolesc Health. 2007 Jun;40(6):572.e9-16. Epub 2007 Mar 26.  PMID: 17531766