Kimberly Arthur, MPH

"I collaborate with community leaders from South Seattle and South King County to co-create, implement and evaluate culturally relevant mindfulness programs. Our team's mission is to share parent-led mindfulness and compassion practices to promote the well-being of youth, families and communities who are marginalized and to build collective capacity to promote social justice. "

  • Kimberly Arthur, MPH, is a researcher at the Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development at Seattle Children's Research Institute. Her primary research focus is adapting and evaluating mindfulness programs in English and Spanish to support child and family well-being. She also collaborates on qualitative research to explore family perspectives on how health interventions impact the quality of care with a health equity lens.

  • Other Publications

    • Leyenaar JK, McDaniel CE, Arthur KC, Stevens CA, St Ivany AR
      Healthcare Quality for Acute Illness during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Multisite Qualitative Analysis.
      34589650 Pediatric quality & safety, 2021 Sept. : 6(5)e476 PMCID:PMC8476062
    • Cousineau TM, Hobbs LM, Arthur KC
      The Role of Compassion and Mindfulness in Building Parental Resilience When Caring for Children With Chronic Conditions: A Conceptual Model.
      31428005 Frontiers in psychology, 2019 : 101602 PMCID:PMC6690403
    • Arthur KC, Mangione-Smith R, Burkhart Q, Parast L, Liu H, Elliott MN, McGlynn EA, Schneider EC
      Quality of Care for Children With Medical Complexity: An Analysis of Continuity of Care as a Potential Quality Indicator.
      29704650 Academic pediatrics, 2018 Aug. : 18(6)669-676
    • Arthur KC, Lucenko BA, Sharkova IV, Xing J, Mangione-Smith R
      Using State Administrative Data to Identify Social Complexity Risk Factors for Children.
      29311178 Annals of family medicine, 2018 Jan. : 16(1)62-69 PMCID:PMC5758323
    • Foster CC, Jacob-Files E, Arthur KC, Hillman SA, Edwards TC, Mangione-Smith R
      Provider Perspectives of High-Quality Pediatric Hospital-to-Home Transitions for Children and Youth With Chronic Disease.
      29038132 Hospital pediatrics, 2017 Nov. : 7(11)649-659
    • Schrager SM, Arthur KC, Nelson J, Edwards AR, Murphy JM, Mangione-Smith R, Chen AY
      Development and Validation of a Method to Identify Children With Social Complexity Risk Factors.
      27516527 Pediatrics, 2016 Sept. : 138(3)
    • Arthur KC, Mangione-Smith R, Meischke H, Zhou C, Strelitz B, Acosta Garcia M, Brown JC
      Impact of English proficiency on care experiences in a pediatric emergency department.
      25201156 Academic pediatrics, 2015 March : 15(2)218-24