Katharine Garvey, MD, MPH

Katharine Garvey, MD, MPH

Attending in Endocrinology

Instructor in Pediatrics

    Contact: Endocrine: 617-355-7476
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Medical Services

Departments

  • Endocrinology
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Experience and Education

Education

Medical School

Harvard Medical School, 2004

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology

Children's Hospital Boston, 2008-2011

Boston, MA

Residency, Pediatrics

Boston Combined Residency in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Boston/Boston Medical Center, 2004-2007

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Publications

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  1. Nahata L, Ziniel SI, Garvey KC, Yu RN, Cohen LE. Fertility and sexual function: a gap in training in pediatric endocrinology. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Jan 01; 30(1):3-10.
  2. Garvey KC, Foster NC, Agarwal S, DiMeglio LA, Anderson BJ, Corathers SD, Desimone ME, Libman IM, Lyons SK, Peters AL, Raymond JK, Laffel LM. Health Care Transition Preparation and Experiences in a U.S. National Sample of Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2017 Mar; 40(3):317-324.
  3. Agarwal S, Garvey KC, Raymond JK, Schutta MH. Perspectives on care for young adults with type 1 diabetes transitioning from pediatric to adult health systems: A national survey of pediatric endocrinologists. Pediatr Diabetes. 2016 Aug 31.
  4. Levy S, Dedeoglu F, Gaffin JM, Garvey KC, Harstad E, MacGinnitie A, Rufo PA, Huang Q, Ziemnik RE, Wisk LE, Weitzman ER. A Screening Tool for Assessing Alcohol Use Risk among Medically Vulnerable Youth. PLoS One. 2016; 11(5):e0156240.
  5. Garvey KC, Telo GH, Needleman JS, Forbes P, Finkelstein JA, Laffel LM. Health Care Transition in Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes: Perspectives of Adult Endocrinologists in the U.S. Diabetes Care. 2016 Feb; 39(2):190-7.
  6. Sawicki GS, Garvey KC, Toomey SL, Williams KA, Chen Y, Hargraves JL, Leblanc J, Schuster MA, Finkelstein JA. Development and Validation of the Adolescent Assessment of Preparation for Transition: A Novel Patient Experience Measure. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Sep; 57(3):282-7.
  7. Garvey K, Wolfsdorf JI. The Impact of Technology on Current Diabetes Management. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2015 Aug; 62(4):873-88.
  8. Markowitz JT, Garvey KC, Laffel LM. Developmental changes in the roles of patients and families in type 1 diabetes management. Curr Diabetes Rev. 2015; 11(4):231-8.
  9. Garvey KC, Beste MG, Luff D, Atakov-Castillo A, Wolpert HA, Ritholz MD. Experiences of health care transition voiced by young adults with type 1 diabetes: a qualitative study. Adolesc Health Med Ther. 2014; 5:191-8.
  10. Kesselheim JC, Atlas M, Adams D, Aygun B, Barfield R, Eisenman K, Fulbright J, Garvey K, Kersun L, Nageswara Rao A, Reilly A, Sharma M, Shereck E, Wang M, Watt T, Leavey P. Humanism and professionalism education for pediatric hematology-oncology fellows: A model for pediatric subspecialty training. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Feb; 62(2):335-340.
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  12. Garvey KC, Kesselheim JC, Herrick DB, Woolf AD, Leichtner AM. Graduate medical education in humanism and professionalism: a needs assessment survey of pediatric gastroenterology fellows. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jan; 58(1):34-7.
  13. Fernandes SM, O'Sullivan-Oliveira J, Landzberg MJ, Khairy P, Melvin P, Sawicki GS, Ziniel S, Kenney LB, Garvey KC, Sobota A, O'Brien R, Nigrovic PA, Sharma N, Fishman LN. Transition and transfer of adolescents and young adults with pediatric onset chronic disease: the patient and parent perspective. J Pediatr Rehabil Med. 2014; 7(1):43-51.
  14. Ritholz MD, Wolpert H, Beste M, Atakov-Castillo A, Luff D, Garvey KC. Patient-provider relationships across the transition from pediatric to adult diabetes care: a qualitative study. Diabetes Educ. 2014 Jan-Feb; 40(1):40-7.
  15. Garvey KC, Wolpert HA, Laffel LM, Rhodes ET, Wolfsdorf JI, Finkelstein JA. Health care transition in young adults with type 1 diabetes: barriers to timely establishment of adult diabetes care. Endocr Pract. 2013 Nov-Dec; 19(6):946-52.
  16. Garvey KC, Finkelstein JA, Laffel LM, Ochoa V, Wolfsdorf JI, Rhodes ET. Transition experiences and health care utilization among young adults with type 1 diabetes. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2013; 7:761-9.
  17. Garvey KC, Markowitz JT, Laffel LM. Transition to adult care for youth with type 1 diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2012 Oct; 12(5):533-41.
  18. Garvey KC, Wolpert HA, Rhodes ET, Laffel LM, Kleinman K, Beste MG, Wolfsdorf JI, Finkelstein JA. Health care transition in patients with type 1 diabetes: young adult experiences and relationship to glycemic control. Diabetes Care. 2012 Aug; 35(8):1716-22.
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