Michael Silverstein, MD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

MD, Harvard University
MPH, University of Washington




Dr. Michael Silverstein is the Director of the Division of General Pediatrics and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at BUSM, as well as the Vice Chairman for Research for the Department of Pediatrics. He attended Harvard University and Harvard Medical School and completed his medical training at the University of Washington, where he also did his fellowship in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program. He joined the Boston University faculty in 2004.

Dr. Silverstein's work focuses on family-based mental health, specifically maternal depression, traumatic stress, and addiction in newborns and infants, among other topics that allow him to exercise his commitment to working with low-income and under-served children. This passion is something Dr. Silverstein pursues here at BMC as well as outside the hospital, having served as the medical Director at Action for Boston Community Development Head Start for more than seven years. He also sits on several committees whose objectives are concerned with improving access to and quality of care for disadvantaged populations. He lives in the Boston area with his wife and two children.

Director (Section)
Boston University School of Medicine
Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Associate Chief Medical Officer for Research and Population Health
Boston Medical Center




Maternal Depression and Early Head Start and Healthy Families
07/01/2006 - 12/31/2009 (PI)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Improving Outcomes for Low-Income Mothers with Depression: A Comparative Effectiveness Trial
05/01/2017 - 08/31/2021 (PI)
PCORI

Primary Care Training and Enhancement
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2021 (PI)
HRSA

Early Life Determinants of Obesity in U.S. Urban Low Income Minority Birth Cohort
01/01/2016 - 12/31/2020 (PI)
Johns Hopkins University NIH-NICHD

Moving Research to Practice for Child Health
08/20/2014 - 05/31/2020 (PI)
NIH-NICHD
5K24HD081057-05

Integrating Behavioral Health into Pediatric Medical Homes for low income Children: Evaluation of…
12/15/2015 - 12/14/2019 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Megan H. Bair-Merritt, MD, MSCE
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Improving Preterm Outcomes by Safeguarding Maternal Mental Health
09/05/2012 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
NIH-NICHD
1R01 HD072069-01

Improving Preterm Outcomes by Safeguarding Maternal Mental Health
09/05/2012 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
NIH-NICHD
4R01 HD072069-05

A Prospective Birth Cohort Study on Pre and Peri-Natal Determinants of Autism Spectrum Disorders…
09/01/2014 - 08/31/2017 (PI)
Johns Hopkins University HRSA

Improving Outcome in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
09/01/2012 - 06/30/2016 (PI)
Tufts Medical Center NIH-NIDA

Preventing Maternal Depression in Head Start
06/02/2014 - 02/29/2016 (PI)
NIH-NIMH
3R01MH091871-05S1

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2020 Improving Transition Outcomes for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder from within a Medicaid Accountable Care Organization 1K18MH120457-01A1
2020 Improving Preschool Outcomes by Addressing Maternal Depression in Head Start 1R01HD092456-01A1
2018 Moving Research to Practice for Child Health 5K24HD081057-05 13
2017 Moving Research to Practice for Child Health 5K24HD081057-04 13
2016 Moving Research to Practice for Child Health 5K24HD081057-03 13
2016 Improving Preterm Outcomes by Safeguarding Maternal Mental Health 4R01HD072069-05
2015 Moving Research to Practice for Child Health 5K24HD081057-02 13
2015 Improving Preterm Outcomes by Safeguarding Maternal Mental Health 5R01HD072069-04
2014 Moving Research to Practice for Child Health 1K24HD081057-01 13
2014 Improving Preterm Outcomes by Safeguarding Maternal Mental Health 5R01HD072069-03
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  1. Hsu HE, Ashe EM, Silverstein M, Hofman M, Lange SJ, Razzaghi H, Mishuris RG, Davidoff R, Parker EM, Penman-Aguilar A, Clarke KEN, Goldman A, James TL, Jacobson K, Lasser KE, Xuan Z, Peacock G, Dowling NF, Goodman AB. Race/Ethnicity, Underlying Medical Conditions, Homelessness, and Hospitalization Status of Adult Patients with COVID-19 at an Urban Safety-Net Medical Center - Boston, Massachusetts, 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Jul 10; 69(27):864-869.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32644981; DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6927a3;
     
  2. Krist AH, Davidson KW, Mangione CM, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Curry SJ, Donahue K, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Unhealthy Drug Use: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020 Jun 09; 323(22):2301-2309. PMID: 32515821
     
  3. Lasser KE, Buitron de la Vega P, Ashe EM, Xuan Z, Alva S, Battisti L, Losi S, Sieber C, Richards C, Sullivan P, Triscari L, Brody L, Roth MT, LeBlanc A, Silverstein M. A pharmacy liaison-patient navigation intervention to reduce inpatient and emergency department utilization among primary care patients in a Medicaid accountable care organization: A pragmatic trial protocol. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020 Jul; 94:106046.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32485325; DOI: 10.1016/j.cct.2020.106046;
     
  4. Krist AH, Davidson KW, Mangione CM, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Donahue K, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Primary Care-Based Interventions to Prevent Illicit Drug Use in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020 05 26; 323(20):2060-2066. PMID: 32453374
     
  5. Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Curry SJ, Donahue K, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Primary Care Interventions for Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020 04 28; 323(16):1590-1598. PMID: 32343336
     
  6. Winhusen T, Lofwall M, Jones HE, Wilder C, Lindblad R, Schiff DM, Wexelblatt S, Merhar S, Murphy SM, Greenfield SF, Terplan M, Wachman EM, Kropp F, Theobald J, Lewis M, Matthews AG, Guille C, Silverstein M, Rosa C. Medication treatment for opioid use disorder in expectant mothers (MOMs): Design considerations for a pragmatic randomized trial comparing extended-release and daily buprenorphine formulations. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020 Jun; 93:106014.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32353544
     
  7. Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Donahue K, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnant Persons to Prevent Preterm Delivery: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020 04 07; 323(13):1286-1292. PMID: 32259236
     
  8. Giraldo P, Hsu HE, Ashe EM, Buitron de la Vega PA, Losi S, Silverstein M, Lasser KE. Provision of Utility Shut-off Protection Letters at an Urban Safety-Net Hospital, 2009-2018. J Ambul Care Manage. 2020 Apr/Jun; 43(2):179-182.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32073502
     
  9. Bagley SM, Xuan Z, Silverstein M, Hadland SE, Walley AY. In reply. Ann Emerg Med. 2020 04; 75(4):553-554.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32216890; DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2019.12.016;
     
  10. Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Donahue K, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020 Mar 02. PMID: 32119076
     
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Bar chart showing 137 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 29 publications in 2018

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