Michelle Garrison

Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

University of Washington
Box 351621
3980 15th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98195-1621


Research Interests

Child and adolescent sleep problems; interactions between media use, physical activity, and sleep, and the impact on health and behavior; development and testing of health behavior change interventions; pediatric inpatient quality of care and quality improvement research


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2006

MPH Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1999

BA Microbiology, University of Texas (Austin), 1997

In the News

How one SPH department recruits students who 'look like the people we serve'
SPH News, 05/31/2018

Teens who get more sleep may curb screen time
Business Insider, 05/01/2018

Support later school start times for Seattle high schools
Seattle Times, 10/27/2015

Kids who watch age-appropriate TV, movies sleep better
USA Today, 08/06/2012

Children Sleep Better When They Watch Less Violent TV
Pediatrics, 08/06/2012