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See Wan Tham, MB BS

See Wan Tham, MB BS

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since September 2010

Academic Title: Acting Instructor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)
Medical/Professional School
University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales
Anesthesiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University , Syracuse
Transitional, The Canberra Hospital, WODEN ACT 2606
Pediatric Anesthesia, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle
Clinical Interests

Acute and chronic pain management in pediatric population, pediatric regional anesthesia

Awards and Honors

Award NameAward DescriptionAwarded ByAward Date
Young Investigator Travel AwardAmerican Pain Society (Scholarship/Research) 2012


Experimental pain testing in youth with and without chronic pain
Journal of Pain , April 2014: 15(4)S22
Measures of Health Related Quality of Life
In McGrath P., Stevens B., Walker S., Zempsky W. (Ed.), The Oxford Textbook of Pediatric Pain. Oxford University Press. , 2013
Longitudinal Course and Risk Factors for Fatigue in Adolescents: The Mediating Role of Sleep Disturbances
Journal of Pediatric Psychology , 2013: 38(10)1070-80
Associations among smoking and chronic musculoskeletal pain in young adult twins
Journal of Pain , 2013: 14(10)1131-9
Persistent pain in adolescents following traumatic brain injury
Journal of Pain , 2013: 14(10)1242-9
The Longitudinal Course, Risk Factors and Impact of Sleep Disturbances in Children with Traumatic Brain Injury
J Neurotrauma Rehab , 2012: 29(1)154-61
Associations among smoking and chronic musculoskeletal pain in young adult twins
The Journal of Pain , 2012: 13s13
Associations among smoking and chronic musculoskeletal pain in young adult twins
Journal of Behavioral Medicine , 2012
Scoliosis: The Evaluation and Treatment of Idiopathic Spinal Deformity in Children and Adults
Dr. Newton and Dr. OBrien (Ed.) ,

Research Funding

Grant TitleGrantorAmountAward Date
Sleep-Wake Disturbances and Pain Responsivity in AdolescentsSleep Research Society Foundation $150,000Dec. 2013 - Dec. 2015
Associations among Pain, Smoking, Alcohol Abuse, and Depression in Older Adolescents and Young AdultsDepartment of Anesthesia, Seattle Children's Hospital $10000April 2011 - Dec. 2013
T32NIHSept. 2010 - Sept. 2013
Internet Intervention for Pain and Sleep Problems in Youth in Military Families NIH $713,824

Primary Office

Seattle Children's
MB.11.500.3 - Anesthesia Administration
4800 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105

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