Kristin Kan

  • 109 Citations
20092020
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Research Interests

Dr. Kan's relationships with families and partnerships with communities, as a primary care pediatrician and health services researcher, motivate her to improve our scientific understanding of health services delivery for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and to build cross-sectoral solutions to support CSHCNs and their families.

Dr. Kan is a primary care pediatrician and health services and health policy researcher. As a physician-investigator, she aims to inform the design of health policies and programs that optimize health care access and quality of care for children with chronic diseases. Her work will include a central focus on understanding the specific needs that exist for ethnic/minority communities, for whom tailoring of health systems and community-based approaches is important.

She serves patients at the Lurie Children's Uptown Clinic and precepts pediatric residents during continuity clinic.

Training Experience

2013Residency, Seattle Children's Hospital

Education/Academic qualification

MSc, University of Michigan

… → 2015

MD, Johns Hopkins University

… → 2010

MPH, Johns Hopkins University

… → 2009

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Research Output 2009 2020

  • 109 Citations
  • 12 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Editorial

Adverse Experiences and Special Health Care Needs Among Children

Kan, K., Gupta, R., Davis, M. M., Heard-Garris, N. & Garfield, C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Maternal and child health journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delivery of Health Care
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Domestic Violence
Social Welfare

Adjusting Hospital Reimbursement to Account for Social Influences on Health

Davis, M. M. & Kan, K., Oct 2 2019, In : JAMA network open. 2, 10, p. e1913630

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Association of atopic dermatitis with sleep quality in children

Kan, K. & Gupta, R. S., Dec 1 2019, In : Pediatrics. 144, p. S22

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Disparities persist in asthma-related emergency department visits among Chicago children

Volerman, A., Kan, K., Salem, E., Prachand, N., Warren, C. M., Sighoko, D. & Gupta, R. S., Apr 1 2019, In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 122, 4, p. 417-419.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Asthma

Factors associated with effective inhaler technique among children with moderate to severe asthma

Volerman, A., Fierstein, J., Boon, K., Kanaley, M., Kan, K., Vojta, D. & Gupta, R. S., Nov 1 2019, In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 123, 5, p. 511-512.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Asthma