Donna M. Denno

Donna M. Denno, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Adjunct Associate Professor of Health Services

North Public Health Center
10501 Meridian Ave. N.
Seattle WA 98133
Mailing address:
Box 357965
Seattle, WA 98195-7965

Phone: (206) 296-8421
Seattle Children's Profile

Clinical, Research and/or Teaching Responsibilities

Dr. Denno serves as a faculty continuity clinic preceptor for pediatric residents at North Public Health Center and attends at Seattle Children’s Urgent Care facilities.

Dr. Denno has extensive experience in global health health, primarily in Ghana where she worked and lived for three years. She serves as faculty preceptor for medical students on their Global Health Clinical Elective in Ghana. Dr. Denno teaches two courses in the School of Public Health on international maternal and child health, including one that is distance based, and has worked on other distance and in-residence based curriculum and education materials. Her primary areas of research and advocacy interest include: health services access among hard-to-reach populations (especially adolescents), enteric infections, and tropical/environmental enteropathy. Dr. Denno serves on national and international committees related to these topics and has served as consultant on many occasions for the World Health Organization, as well as Seattle based international health NGOs, on programs, projects, and policies related to child and adolescent health.

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Division Chief

Mangione-Smith, Rita M., MD, MPH


Baker, Barbara J., MN, ARNP, IBCLC
Bell, Shaquita L., MD
Bennett-Kaufman, Molly, ARNP
Bergman, Abraham, MD
Bledsoe, Julia M., MD
Burton Cahn, Monique, MD
Caldwell, Christine, MD
Christakis, Dimitri A., MD, MPH
Danielson, Benjamin S., MD
Davies, Julian K., MD
Denno, Donna M., MD, MPH
Ebel, Beth E., MD, MSc, MPH
Feldman, Kenneth W., MD
Gillenwater, Kari, MD, MPH
Grow, H. Mollie Greves, MD, MPH
Jenny, Carole, MD, MBA
Johnston, Brian D., MD, MPH
Karr, Catherine J., MD, PhD, MS
Kertesz, Cynthia T., MD, FAAP
Kohl, Julie, MD
Lewis, Charlotte W., MD, MPH
Lion, K. Casey, MD, MPH
Liu, Lenna L., MD, MPH
McCarty, Carolyn A., PhD
McPhillips, Heather A., MD, MPH
Melzer, Sanford M., MD, MBA
Mendoza, Jason A, MD, MPH
Morelli, Sheryl A., MD, MS
Moreno, Megan A, MD, MS Ed, MPH
Opel, Douglas J., MD, MPH
Pak-Gorstein, Suzinne, MD, MPH, PhD
Park, Kathleen J, MD, MPH
Pew, Cathy, MD
Richardson, Laura P., MD, MPH
Rivara, Frederick P., MD, MPH
Saelens, Brian E., PhD
Sathyanarayana, Sheela, MD, MPH
Stein, Mark A, Ph.D. ABPP
Stout, James W., MD, MPH
Tandon, Pooja S., MD
Taylor, James A., MD
Vavilala, Monica S., MD
Wiester, Rebecca T., MD
Wolf, Elizabeth R.
Wright, Davene R., PhD
Wright, Jeffrey A., MD, FAAP
Yasuda, Kyle E., MD
Zhou, Chuan, PhD


Bryan, Mersine, MD
Dawson-Hahn, Elizabeth E, MD
Malik, Faisal S, MD, MS
Waite, Whitney M, MD, MPH

Administrative Staff

Hamilton, Maria
Koshi, Yvonne N.
Musar, Cyndi
Sargent, Sue
Schedler, Noreen, MEd
Shuey, Suzanne