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
2021 Improving Preschool Outcomes by Addressing Maternal Depression in Head Start 5R01HD092456-02
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
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  1. Krist AH, Davidson KW, Mangione CM, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Davis EM, Donahue KE, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Li L, Ogedegbe G, Owens DK, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Stevermer J, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2021 04 13; 325(14):1436-1442. PMID: 33847711
     
  2. Davidson KW, Silverstein M, Cheung K, Paluch RA, Epstein LH. Experimental Designs to Optimize Treatments for Individuals: Personalized N-of-1 Trials. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Apr 01; 175(4):404-409. PMID: 33587109
     
  3. Krist AH, Davidson KW, Mangione CM, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Davis EM, Donahue KE, Doubeni CA, Epling JW, Kubik M, Li L, Ogedegbe G, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Stevermer J, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Hearing Loss in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2021 03 23; 325(12):1196-1201. PMID: 33755083
     
  4. Krist AH, Davidson KW, Mangione CM, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Davis EM, Donahue KE, Doubeni CA, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Li L, Ogedegbe G, Owens DK, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Stevermer J, Tseng CW, Wong JB. Screening for Lung Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2021 Mar 09; 325(10):962-970. PMID: 33687470
     
  5. Cordova-Ramos EG, Koenig R, Silverstein M. Association of Eviction During Pregnancy With Birth Outcomes: An Issue of Health Equity. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Mar 01.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33646262
     
  6. Spencer AE, Oblath R, Sheldrick RC, Ng LC, Silverstein M, Garg A. Social Determinants of Health and ADHD Symptoms in Preschool-Age Children. J Atten Disord. 2021 Mar 01; 1087054721996458.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33641514
     
  7. Feinberg E, Augustyn M, Broder-Fingert S, Bennett A, Weitzman C, Kuhn J, Hickey E, Chu A, Levinson J, Sandler Eilenberg J, Silverstein M, Cabral HJ, Patts G, Diaz-Linhart Y, Fernandez-Pastrana I, Rosenberg J, Miller JS, Guevara JP, Fenick AM, Blum NJ. Effect of Family Navigation on Diagnostic Ascertainment Among Children at Risk for Autism: A Randomized Clinical Trial From DBPNet. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Mar 01; 175(3):243-250.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33427861
     
  8. 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. Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2021 02 02; 325(5):476-481. PMID: 33528542
     
  9. Egan KA, Xuan Z, Silverstein M. Realizing the Potential of Nurse Home Visiting. Pediatrics. 2021 Feb; 147(2).View Related Profiles. PMID: 33483449
     
  10. 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. Interventions for Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Persons: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2021 Jan 19; 325(3):265-279. PMID: 33464343
     
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Bar chart showing 156 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 29 publications in 2018

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