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Leo Morales

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Medicine - General Internal Medicine (primary appt.)


Education

PhD   Rand Graduate School, 2000   (Political Science, Policy Studies)
MPhil   Rand Graduate School, 1997   (Policy Studies)
MD   University of Washington, 1990
MPH   University of Washington, 1990   (Health Services)
BS   University of Washington, 1984   (Chemistry)

Contact Info

email:   lsm2010@uw.edu

address:
Center for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
A-300 Health Sciences Building
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195-6340

voice:   206-685-2489

Minority health and health disparities; obesity and diabetes; psychometric methods


Gibbons LE, Fredericksen R, Batey DS, Dant L, Edwards TC, Mayer KH, Mathews WC, Morales LS, Mugavero MJ, Yang FM, Paez E, Kitahata MM, Patrick DL, Crane HM, Crane PK; Centers for AIDS Research Network of Integrated Clinical Systems (CNICS). Validity assessment of the PROMIS fatigue domain among people living with HIV. AIDS Res Ther. 2017 Apr 11;14:21. doi: 10.1186/s12981-017-0146-y. eCollection 2017.  PMID: 28400850    PMCID: PMC5387298
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Moreno G, Morales LS, Batts F, Noguera C, Isiordia M, Mangione CM. Migration, Health Care Behaviors, and Primary Care for Rural Latinos with Diabetes. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Oct;18(5):1247-52. doi: 10.1007/s10903-015-0254-5.  PMID: 26195289    PMCID: PMC4721941
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Coleman KJ, Stewart C, Waitzfelder BE, Zeber JE, Morales LS, Ahmed AT, Ahmedani BK, Beck A, Copeland LA, Cummings JR, Hunkeler EM, Lindberg NM, Lynch F, Lu CY, Owen-Smith AA, Trinacty CM, Whitebird RR, Simon GE. Racial-Ethnic Differences in Psychiatric Diagnoses and Treatment Across 11 Health Care Systems in the Mental Health Research Network. Psychiatr Serv. 2016 Jul 1;67(7):749-57. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201500217. Epub 2016 Apr 15.  PMID: 27079987    PMCID: PMC4930394
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Moreno G, Lin EH, Chang E, Johnson RL, Berthoud H, Solomon CC, Morales LS. Disparities in the Use of Internet and Telephone Medication Refills among Linguistically Diverse Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Mar;31(3):282-8. doi: 10.1007/s11606-015-3500-6. Epub 2015 Aug 27.  PMID: 26311200    PMCID: PMC4762820
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Edwards TC, Fredericksen RJ, Crane HM, Crane PK, Kitahata MM, Mathews WC, Mayer KH, Morales LS, Mugavero MJ, Solorio R, Yang FM, Patrick DL. Content validity of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) items in the context of HIV clinical care. Qual Life Res. 2016 Feb;25(2):293-302. doi: 10.1007/s11136-015-1096-2. Epub 2015 Aug 6.  PMID: 26245710    PMCID: PMC4724250
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