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Sara P D Chrisman, MD, MPH

Sara P D Chrisman, MD, MPH

Pain Medicine

On staff since July 2009

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

"My work with youth in chronic pain is incredibly fulfilling because I have the opportunity to walk with famiies as they make the journey back from severe debilitation and return to their lives."


Board Certification(s)
Medical/Professional School
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
University of Washington School of Public Health , Seattle
Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle
Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
Adolescent Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle

Awards and Honors

Award NameAward DescriptionAwarded ByAward Date
Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award 2009 - 2011
Howard Hughes Medical Student Research Fellowship 2002 - 2003
Summa cum laude 1993


Qualitative study of barriers to concussive symptom reporting in high school athletics.
The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine , 2013 Mar: 52(3)330-335.e3
Risk factors for concussive symptoms 1 week or longer in high school athletes.
Brain injury : [BI] , 2013: 27(1)1-9
Strength and jump biomechanics of elite and recreational female youth soccer players.
Journal of athletic training , 2012 Nov-Dec: 47(6)609-15
Physician concussion knowledge and the effect of mailing the CDC's "Heads Up" toolkit.
Clinical pediatrics , 2011 Nov: 50(11)1031-9


Presentations TitleEventLocationDate
Relationship between depression and traumatic brain injury in adolescents. Society for Adolescent Health and MedicineNew Orleans, LA 2012

Primary Office

Seattle Children's
CSB-200 - Adolescent Medicine
PO Box 5371
Seattle, WA 98145-5005

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