Caitlin Morrison, MPH

“My research helps to inform the health care delivery process so that patients can access effective and affordable care.”

Caitlin Morrison, MPH

Research Associate, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Biography

Caitlin Morrison, MPH’s current research focuses on systematic reviews for evidence-based practice in primary care. Trained in epidemiology with an insatiable passion for development economics, she is working on ways to increase access to primary care through research.

Before joining Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Caitlin worked as a research scientist for University of Washington’s Department of Family Medicine, where she split her time between the Rural Health Research Center and health information technology focused projects.

Research interests and experience

Recent publications

Henrikson NB, Morrison CC, Blasi PR, Nguyen M, Shibuya KC, Patnode CD. Behavioral counseling for skin cancer prevention: evidence report and systematic review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2018 Mar 20;319(11):1143-1157. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.21630. PubMed

Dunn J, Henrikson NB, Morrison CC, Blasi PR, Nguyen M, Lin JS. Screening for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: evidence report and systematic review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2018 Jan 9;319(2):173-187. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.11669. PubMed

Lin JS, Bowles EJA, Williams SB, Morrison CC. Screening for thyroid cancer: updated evidence report and systematic review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2017 May 9;317(18):1888-1903. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.0562. PubMed

Lozano P, Henrikson NB, Dunn J, Morrison CC, Nguyen M, Blasi PR, Anderson ML, Whitlock EP. Lipid screening in childhood and adolescence for detection of familial hypercholesterolemia: evidence report and systematic review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2016 Aug 9;316(6):645-55. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.6176. PubMed

 

healthy findings blog

Dementia care benefits from hearing patient and family perspectives

KPWHRI Research Associate Caitlin Morrison, MPH, describes how our recent ‘Dementia Think Tank’ connected people with a passion for excellent care.

Read it in Healthy Findings.