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Rita Mangione-Smith

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Pediatrics (primary appt.)


MPH   University of California Los Angeles, 1997
MD   Wayne State University, 1991
BS   University of Michigan, 1987   (Biology)

Contact Info


Seattle Children's Research Institute
Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development
2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98121

campus box:  
voice:   206-884-8242
fax:   206-884-7802

Evaluation of quality improvement interventions related to physician-parent communication; antibiotic prescribing; asthma care; inpatient management of medically complex children

Tom JO, Mangione-Smith R, Grossman DC, Solomon C, Tseng CW. Well-child care visits and risk of ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations. Am J Manag Care. 2013 May;19(5):354-60.  PMID: 23781890

Stout JW, Smith K, Zhou C, Solomon C, Dozor AJ, Garrison MM, Mangione-Smith R. Learning from a distance: effectiveness of online spirometry training in improving asthma care. Acad Pediatr. 2012 Mar;12(2):88-95.  PMID: 22424397

Latzke-Davis B, Stout J, Smith K, Solomon C, Garrison M, Mangione-Smith R. Effectiveness of Spirometry Fundamentals™ for increasing the proper use of spirometry in patients with asthma and COPD. Prim Care Respir J. 2011 Dec;20(4):441-7.  PMID: 21922125