Carolyn A Paris, MD, MPH

Carolyn A Paris, MD, MPH

Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care

On staff since November 1994

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Biography

    Carolyn A. Paris, MD, MPH, is an emergency attending physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. She received her MD from Cornell University Medical College and her MPH in epidemiology from the University of Washington School of Public Health.

    She completed a residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and a fellowship at Seattle Children’s. She is board certified and licensed through the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Heart Association in pediatrics. Paris is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Ambulatory Pediatric Association. Her local responsibilities include the Seattle Children’s Fellowship Committee, adverse events monitoring for JDRF Study of Autoimmunity, and the University of Washington Faculty Senate. She is an ad hoc reviewer for the journals Acta Paediatrica, Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Care. Paris also has an interest in research. Her extensive bibliography includes her latest study, Search for Diabetes in Youth.

  • Patient Testimonials
  • Publications

    Other Publications

    • D'Angeli MA, Merzon E, Valbuena LF, Tirschwell D, Paris CA, Mueller BA
      Environmental factors associated with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus: an exploration of the hygiene and overload hypotheses.
      20679164 Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine, 2010 Aug. : 732-8
    • Paris CA, Imperatore G, Klingensmith G, Petitti D, Rodriguez B, Anderson AM, Schwartz ID, Standiford DA, Pihoker C
      Predictors of insulin regimens and impact on outcomes in youth with type 1 diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study.
      19394043 The Journal of pediatrics, 2009 Aug. : 183-9.e1
    • Klein EJ, Diekema DS, Paris CA, Quan L, Cohen M, Seidel KD
      A randomized, clinical trial of oral midazolam plus placebo versus oral midazolam plus oral transmucosal fentanyl for sedation during laceration repair.
      11986452 Pediatrics, 2002 May : 894-7
    • Paris CA, Klein EJ
      Abdominal pain in children and the diagnosis of appendicitis.
      11897731 The Western journal of medicine, 2002 March : 104-7


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Medical/Professional School

Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY


LAC-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA

Research Focus Area

Translational Research