Christopher Harrison, MD, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Kansas City, MO, Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas City

ChristopherJosephHarrisonMD

Pediatric Infectious Disease Kansas City, MO

Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics

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Education & Training

  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences CenterFellowship, Infectious Disease, 1981 - 1983
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineResidency, Pediatrics, 1975 - 1976
  • Carilion Health SystemInternship, Transitional Year, 1971 - 1972
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineClass of 1971
  • University of KentuckyB.S., 1967

Certifications & Licensure

  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 2012 - 2021
  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 2005 - 2022
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1983 - 1992
  • OK State Medical License
    OK State Medical License 1981 - 1984
  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 1972 - 2022
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Doctors List Kansas City Business Journal, 2011
  • Special Recognition Award National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, CMH part of University of Iowa, 2010
  • Outstanding Faculty teaching award University of Louisville, Department of Pediatrics, 2006
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Rotavirus strain trends during the post-licensure vaccine era: United States, 2008-2013  
    Bowen MD, Mijatovic-Rustempasic S, Esona MD, Teel EN, Sturgeon M, Azimi PH, Baker, CJ, Benrstein DI, Boom JA, Chappell J, Donauer S, Edwards KM, Englund JA, Halasa NB,..., Journal Infectious Disease, 1/1/2016
  • ID Consult: UA key in diagnosing UTIs in young infants  
    Harrison CJ, Pediatr News, 1/1/2015
  • ID Consult: Pertussis persists  
    Harrison CJ, Supplement to Pediatr News, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • ESBL-producing bacterial carriage and associated risk factors in healthy children residing in Kansas City, USA.
    Kanwar N, Islam S, Hassan F, Deculus K, Willingham A, Crawford J, Azimi P, Wikswo M, Payne E, Pahud B, Harrison CJ, Selvarangan R, ASM2015 General Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 1/30/2015
  • EV D68 neutralizing antibody in Kansas City prior to 2014 outbreak.
    Harrison C, Weldon W, Pahud B, Jackson MA, Oberste S, Selvarangan, 31st Annual Clinical Virology Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL, 1/26/2015
  • Viral etiology of acute gastroenteritis in US children in the post rotavirus vaccine era.
    Hassan F, Kanwar N, Harrison C, Halasa N, Chappell JD, Englund JA, Klein E, Weinberg GA, Szilagyi P, Oberste MS, Nix WA, Rogers S, Vinje J, Wikswo ME, Parashar UD, Pay..., 31st Annual Clinical Virology Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL, 1/26/2015
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Other

  • ID Pearls and Other Gems: Molecular diagnostics clarify frequency and seasonality of new and established respiratory viral infections 
    Harrison CJ, The Section on Infectious Diseases Newsletter
    1/1/2015
  • IGRAs in Diagnosis of LTBI 
    Harrison CJ, SOID Newsletter
    1/1/2014
  • What's new and what may be new in dog bites 
    Harrison CJ, SOID Newsletter
    1/1/2013
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Press Mentions

  • Young Children with Neuromuscular Disease Are Vulnerable to Respiratory Viruses
    Young Children with Neuromuscular Disease Are Vulnerable to Respiratory VirusesSeptember 25, 2019 14:27

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