Matt Davis

Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.

Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Professor of Internal Medicine
Professor of Public Policy
Professor of Health Management and Policy

300 North Ingalls, 6A18
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5456

Office: (734) 615-8169; Fax: (734) 764-2599

E-mail: mattdav[at]med.umich[dot]edu

Curriculum Vitae

Biography, Education, Peer-Reviewed Publications


Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P., is Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan Health System and Professor of Public Policy at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan. He also serves as the Chief Medical Executive for the State of Michigan, in the Department of Community Health. Dr. Davis earned his M.D. cum laude from Harvard Medical School and trained in pediatrics and internal medicine at the Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. He trained in public policy and health services research as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar and Irving Harris Child Policy Fellow at the University of Chicago.

Dr. Davis joined the faculty at University of Michigan in 2000. His current work research focuses on 3 major areas of child and family health policy, including vaccines and vaccine financing, government health programs and regulation, and characterization of public attitudes and opinions about child health and health policy. Dr. Davis is the founding Director of the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health and the National Voices Project. He also serves as Director of the Fellowship in Pediatric Health Services Research in the CHEAR Unit and Co-Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at the University of Michigan. He has been recognized with research and teaching awards at U-M and is also the recipient of the national Nemours Child Health Services Research Award in 2007.


M.A.P.P., Public Policy, University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, 2000
M.D., Harvard Medical School, 1994
B.A., Swarthmore College, 1989

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Sekhar DL, Clark SJ, Davis MM, Singer DC, Paul IM.
Parental perspectives on adolescent hearing loss risk and prevention.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014;140:22-28.

Auger KA, Kenyon CC, Feudtner C, Davis MM.
Pediatric hospital discharge interventions to reduce subsequent utilization: a systematic review.
J Hosp Med. 2014;9:251-260.

Hashikawa AN, Brousseau DC, Singer DC, Gebremariam A, Davis MM.
Emergency department and urgent care for children excluded from child care.
Pediatrics. 2014; 134(1): doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-3226.

Moniz MH, Chang T, Davis MM.
Attitudes about mandated coverage of birth control medication and other health benefits in a US national sample.
JAMA. 2014;311:2539-2541.

Mueller EL, Park ER, Davis MM.
What the Affordable Care Act means for survivors of pediatric cancer.
Jour Clin Oncol. 2014;Mar 1, 2014; published online Jan 6, 2014; 10.1200/JCO.2013.52.6467.


Hanauer DA, Zheng K, Singer DC, Gebremariam A, Davis MM.
Public awareness, perception, and use of online physician rating sites.

Goldenberg AJ, Dodson DS, Davis MM, Tarini BA.
Parents' interest in whole-genome sequencing of newborns.
Gen Medicine. 2014:16:78-84.

Cobb EM, Singer DC, Davis MM.
Public interest in medical research participation: differences by volunteer status and study type.
Clin Trans Sci. 2014;7:145-149.

Auger KA, Patrick SW, Davis MM.
Infant hospitalizations for pertussis before and after Tdap recommendations for adolescents.
Pediatrics. 2013;[Oct 21, online ahead of print] doi:10.1542/peds.2013-1747.

Haggins A, Patrick S, Demonner S, Davis MM.
When coverage expands: children’s health insurance program as a natural experiment in use of health care services.
Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20:1026-1032.

Chang T, Davis MM.
Potential adult Medicaid beneficiaries under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act compared with current adult Medicaid beneficiaries.
Ann Fam Med.2013;11:406-411.

Sun GH, Maceachern MP, Perla RJ, Gaines JM, Davis MM, Shrank WH.
Health care quality improvement publication trends.
Am J Med Qual. 2013;[epub ahead of print].

Chang T, Choi H, Richardson CR, Davis MM.
Implications of teen birth for overweight and obesity in adulthood.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013;110:31-e7.

Sun GH, Demonner S, Davis MM.
Epidemiological and economic trends in inpatient and outpatient thyroidectomy in the United States, 1996-2006.
Thyroid. 2013;23:727-733.

Walter JK, Burke JF, Davis MM.
Research participation by low-income and race/ethnic minority groups: how payment may change the balance.
Clin Transl Sci. 2013;6:363-371.

Gaies MG, Jacobs JP, Cotts TB, Davis MM.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: impact on care to patients with paediatric and congential cardiac disease.
Cardiol Young. 2013;10:1-4.

Krans EE, Davis MM, Schwarz EB.
Psychosocial risk, prenatal counseling and maternal behavior: findings from PRAMS, 2004-2008.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013;208:141.e1-e7.

Walter JK, Benneyworth BD, Housey M, Davis MM.
The factors associated with high-quality communication for critically ill children.
Pediatrics. 2013;131:S90-S95.

Zickafoose JS, Davis MM.
Medical home disparities are not created equal: differences in the medical home for children from different vulnerable groups.
J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013;24:1331-1343.

Sun GH, Auger KA, Aliu O, Patrick SW, Demonner S, Davis MM.
Variation in inpatient tonsillectomy costs within and between US hospitals attributable to postoperative complications.
Med Care. 2013;[epub ahead of print].

Patrick SW, Davis MM, Sedman AB, Meddings JA, Hieber S, Lee GM, Stillwell TL, Chenoweth CE, Espinosa CM, Schumacher RE.
Accuracy of hospital administrative data in reporting central line-associated bloodstream infections in newborns.
Pediatrics. 2013;131:S75-S80.

Patrick SW, Schumacher RE, Davis MM.
Methods of mortality risk adjustment in the NICU: a 20-year review.
Pediatrics. 2013;131:S68-S74.

Goldenberg AJ, Dodson DS, Davis MM, Tarini BA.
Parents’ interest in whole-genome sequencing of newborns.
Genet Med. 2013;[epub ahead of print].

Aliu O, Davis MM, Demonner S, Chung KC.
The influence of evidence in the surgical treatment of thumb basilar joint arthritis.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:816-828.

Krans EE, Davis MM, Palladino CL.
Disparate patterns of prenatal care utilization stratified by medical and psychosocial risk.
Matern Child Health J. 2013;17:639-645.

Pynnonen M, Davis MM.
Extent of sinus surgery, 2000 to 2009: a population-based study.
Laryngoscope. 2013;[epub ahead of print].

Jensen KM, Taylor LC, Davis MM.
Primary care for adults with Down syndrome: adherence to preventive healthcare recommendations.
Jour Intell Disability Res. 2013;57:409-421.

Abir M, Davis MM, Sankar P, Wong AC, Wang SC.
Design of a model to predict surge capacity bottlenecks for burn mass casualties at a large academic medical center.
Prehosp Disaster Med. 2013;28:23-32.

Sun GH, Auger KA, Aliu O, Patrick SW, Demonner S, Davis MM.
Posttonsillectomy hemorrhage in children with von Willebrand disease or hemophilia.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013;139:245-249.

Auger K, Kahn R, Davis MM, Beck A, Simmons J.
Medical home quality and readmission risk for children hospitalized with acute asthma exacerbations.
Pediatrics. 2013;131:64-70.

Jensen KM, Davis MM, Cooke CM.
Fidelity of administrative data when researching Down syndrome.
Medical Care. 2013 Jan 25. [epub ahead of print]

Woolford SJ, Clark SJ, Butchart A, Geiger JD, Davis MM, Fagerlin A.
To pay or not to pay: public perception regarding insurance coverage of obesity treatment.
Obesity. 2013 Dec;21(12):E709-14.

Jensen KM, Davis MM.
Health care in adults with Down syndrome: a longitudinal cohort study.
Jour Intell Disability Res. 2013;57:947-958.

Davis MM, Clark SJ, Butchart AT, Singer DC, Shanley TP, Gipson DS.
Public participation in, and awareness about, medical research opportunities in the era of clinical and translational research.
Clin Transl Sci. 2013;6:88-93.

Sears ED, Burke JF, Davis MM, Chung K.
The influence of procedure delay on resource utilization: a national study of patients with open tibial fracture.
Plast Reconst Surg. 2013;131:553-563.

Patel MS, Davis MM, Lypson ML.
The VALUE framework: training residents to provide value-based care for their patients.
Jour Gen Intern Med. 2012;27:1210-1214.

Patrick SW, Schumacher RE, Davis MM.
Variation in lumbar punctures for early onset neonatal sepsis: a nationally representative serial cross-sectional analysis, 2003-2009.
BMC Pediatrics. 2012:12:134. Available at:

Sears ED, Davis MM, Chung KC.
Relationship between timing of emergency procedures and limb amputation in patients with open tibia fracture in the United States, 2003 to 2009.
Plast Reconst Surg. 2012;130:369-378.

Jensen KM, Davis MM.
Health care in adults with Down syndrome: a longitudinal cohort study.
Jour Intell Disability Res. 2012. DOI 10.111/j.1365-2788.2012.01589.x.

Gowda C, Carlos RC, Butchart At, Singer DC, Davis MM, Clark SJ, Dempsey AF.
CHIAS: a standardized measure of parental HPV immunization attitudes and beliefs and its associations with vaccine uptake.
Sexual Transmit Dis. 2012:39:475-481.

Patrick SW, Choi H, Davis MM.
Increase in federal match associated with significant gains in coverage for children through Medicaid and SCHIP.
Health Affairs. 2012;31:1796-1802.

Weinberg SH, Butchart AT, Davis MM.
Size of clinical trials and introductory prices of prophylactic vaccine series.
Human Vaccines Immunotherapeutics. 2012;8:1066-1070.

Macy ML, Clark SJ, Freed GL, Butchart AT, Singer DC, Sasson C, Meurer WJ, Davis MM.
Carpooling and booster seats: a national survey of parents.
Pediatrics. 2012;129:290-298.

Singer DC, Davis MM, Gebremariam A, Clark SJ.
Underinsurance for recently recommended vaccines in private health plans.
Jour Community Health. Published online: DOI 10.1007/s10900-012-9567-7.

Danziger P, Davis MM.
Mandatory influenza vaccination programs for health care personnel in NACHRI-associated children‘s hospitals vs. non-children‘s hospitals.
Human Vaccines Immunotherapeutics. 2012;8:731-735.

Patrick SW, Schumacher RE, Benneyworth BD, Krans EE, McAllister JM, Davis MM.
Neonatal abstinence syndrome and associated health care expenditures.
JAMA. 2012;307:1934-1940.

Jensen KM, Taylor LC, Davis MM.
Primary care for adults with Down syndrome: adherence to preventive healthcare recommendations.
Jour Intell Disability Res. 2012. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01545.x.

Zickafoose JS, Gebremariam A, Davis MM.
Medical home disparities for children by insurance type and state of residence.
Matern Child Health Jour. [Epub ahead of print] DOI 10.1007/s10995-012-1008-9.

Decamp LR, Kieffer E, Zickafoose JS, Demonner S, Valbuena F, Davis MM, Heisler M.
The voices of limited English proficiency Latina mothers on pediatric primary care: lessons for the medical home.
Matern Child Health J. 2012 Feb 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Abir M, Choi H, Cooke CR, Wang SC, Davis MM.
Effect of a mass casualty incident: clinical outcomes and hospital charges for casualty patients versus concurrent inpatients.
Acad Emerg Med. 2012;19:280-286.

Sun GH, Davis MM.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010: impact on otolaryngology practice and research.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Jan 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Myrvik MP, Campbell AD, Davis MM, Butcher JL.
Impact of psychiatric diagnoses on hospital length of stay in children with sickle cell anemia.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012;58:239-243.

Zickafoose JS, Benneyworth B, Riebschleger MP, Espinosa CE, Davis MM.
Hospitalizations for intussusception before and after re-introduction of rotavirus vaccine in the United States.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012;166:350-355.

Odetola FO, Clark SJ, Lamarand KE, Davis MM, Garton HJ.
Intracranial pressure monitoring in childhood meningitis with coma: a national survey of neurosurgeons in the United States.
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2011;12:e350-356.

Dayoub EJ, Davis MM.
Relationship of therapeutic cancer vaccine development to population disease burden and five-year survival.
Human Vaccines. 2011;7:1124-1129.

Davis MM, Butchart AT, Wheeler JR, Coleman MS, Singer DC, Freed GL.
Failure-to-success ratios, transition probabilities and phase lengths for prophylactic vaccines versus other pharmaceuticals in the development pipeline.
Vaccine. 2011;29:9414-9416.

Dempsey AF, Schaffer S, Singer D, Butchart A, Davis MM, Freed GL.
Alternative vaccination schedule preferences among parents of young children.
Pediatrics. Nov 2011;128(5):848-856.

Davis MM, Walter JK.
Equality in quality in the era of the Affordable Care Act.
JAMA. 2011;306:872-873.

Zickafoose JS, Gebremariam A, Clark SJ, Davis MM.
Medical home disparities between children with public and private insurance.
Academic Peds. 2011;11:305-310.

Palladino CL, Fedock GL, Forman JH, Davis MM, Henshaw E, Flynn HA.
OB CARES – The obstetric clinics and resources study: providers' perceptions of addressing perinatal depression—a qualitative study.
Gen Hosp Psych. 2011;33:267-278.

Macy ML, Davis MM, Clark SJ, Stanley RM.
Parental health literacy and asthma education delivery during a visit to a community-based pediatric emergency department: a pilot study.
Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011;27:469-474.

Benneyworth BD, Shanley TS, Odetola F, Davis MM.
Inpatient health care utilization for children dependent on long-term mechanical ventilation – United States, 2000-2006.
Pediatrics. 2011;127:e1533-e1541.

Palladino CL, Flynn HA, Richardson C, Marcus SM, Johnson TRB, Davis MM.
Lengthened pre-delivery stay and antepartum complications in women with depressive symptoms during pregnancy.
Jour Women’s Health. 2011;20:953-962.

Freed GL, Clark SJ, Butchart AT, Singer DC, Davis MM.
Sources and perceived credibility of vaccine safety information for parents.
Pediatrics. 2011;127(supp1):S107-S112.

Davis N, Davis MM, Freed GL, Clark SJ
Fathers' depression related to positive and negative parenting behaviors with one-year-old children.
Pediatrics. 2011;127:612-618.

Yoon EY, Clark SJ, Singer DC, Butchart AT, Davis MM.
Parental preferences for FDA-approved medications prescribed for their children.
Clin Pediatr. 2011;50:208-214.

Eisenberg D, Freed GL, Davis MM, Singer D, Prosser LA.
Valuing health at different ages: evidence from a nationally representative survey in the US.
Applied Health Economics & Health Policy. 2011;9:149-156.

Patel MS, Davis MM, Lypson ML.
Advancing medical education by teaching health policy.
N Engl Jour Med. 2011;364:695-697.

Lee JM, Gebremariam A, Davis MM, Kim CK.
Trends in hospitalizations for diabetes over the life course.
Jour Women’s Health. 2010 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print].

Macy ML, Stanley RM, Sasson C, Gebremariam A, Davis MM.
High turnover stays for pediatric asthma in the United States: analysis of the 2006 Kids' Inpatient Database.
Med Care. 2010;48:827-833.

Woolford SJ, Clark SJ, Gebremariam A, Davis MM, Freed GL.
Physicians' perspectives on referring obese adolescents to pediatric multidisciplinary weight management programs.
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010;49:871-875.

Odetola FO, Gebremariam A, Davis MM. 
Comorbid illnesses among critically ill hospitalized children:  impact on hospital resource use and mortality, 1997-2006. 
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2010;11:457-463.

Sussman J, Halasyamani LK, Davis MM. 
Hospitals during recession and recovery: vulnerable institutions and quality at risk. 
Jour Hosp Med. 2010;5:302-305.

Lancaster CA, Flynn HA, Johnson TRB, Marcus SM, Davis MM. 
Peripartum length of stay for women with depressive symptoms during pregnancy. 
Jour Women’s Health. 2010;19:31-37.

Tarini BA, Goldenberg A, Singer D, Clark SJ, Butchart A, Davis MM. 
Not without my permission:  parents’ willingness to permit use of newborn screening samples for research. 
Public Health Genomics. 2010;13:125-130.

Freed GL, Dunham KM, Clark SJ, Davis MM, on behalf of the Research Advisory Committee of the American Board of Pediatrics. 
Perspectives and preferences regarding physician selection and board certification among the general public. 
J Pediatr. 2010;156;841-845.

Macy ML, Kim CS, Sasson C, Lozon MM, Davis MM. 
Pediatric observation units in the United States: a systematic review. 
Jour Hosp Med. 2010;5:172-182.

Freed GL, Clark SJ, Butchart AT, Singer DC, Davis MM. 
Parental vaccine safety concerns in 2009. 
Pediatrics. 2010;125:654-659.

Schilling P, Campbell D, Englesbe M, Davis MM. 
A comparison of in-hospital mortality risk conferred by high hospital occupancy, differences in nurse staffing levels, weekend admission, and seasonal influenza.Medical Care. 2010;48:224-232.

Lancaster CA, Gold KJ, Flynn HA, Yoo H, Marcus SM, Davis MM. 
Risk factors for depressive symptoms during pregnancy: a systematic review. 
Amer Jour Obstet Gyn. 2010;5-14.

Davis MM, Butchart AT, Coleman MS, Singer DC, Wheeler JRC, Pok A, Freed GL. 
The expanding vaccine development pipeline, 1995-2008. 
Vaccine. 2010;28:1353-1356.

Hollingsworth JM, Davis MM, West BT, Wolf JS Jr, Hollenbeck BK.
Trends in medical expulsive therapy use for urinary stone disease in U.S. emergency departments. 
Urology. 2009;74:1206-1210.

Lee JM, Davis MM, Woolford SJ, Gurney JG. 
Waist circumference percentile thresholds for identifying adolescents with insulin resistance in clinical practice. 
Pediatric Diabetes. 2009;10:336-342.

Woolford SJ, Clark SJ, Ahmed AR, Davis MM. 
Feasibility and acceptability of a one-page tool to help physicians assess and discuss obesity with parents of preschoolers. 
Clin Pediatr. 2009;48:954-959.

Lee JM, Pilli S, Gebremariam A, Keirns CC, Davis MM, Vijan S, Freed GL, Herman WH, Gurney JG.
Getting heavier, younger:  trajectories of obesity over the life course. 
Int J Obes (Lond). 2010 Apr;34(4):614-23.

Davis RN, Caldwell C, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Depressive symptoms in non-resident African American fathers and involvement with their sons. 
Pediatrics. 2009;124:1611-1618.

Laroche HH, Davis MM, Forman J, Palmisano G, Reisinger HS, Tannas C, Spencer M, Heisler M. 
Children’s roles in parents’ diabetes self-management. 
Amer Jour Prev Med. 2009;37(6S1):S251-S261.

Dempsey AF, Singer DC, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Adolescent preventive healthcare: what do parents want? 
J Pediatr. 2009;155:689-694.

Yoon EY, Davis MM, Kershaw, D, Clark SJ. 
Formulary coverage for antihypertensive drugs used in children. 
Am J Pharm Benefits. 2009;1:145-149.

Dempsey AF, Singer DC, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Parents’ views on three shot-related visits: Implications for use of adolescent vaccines like human papillomavirus vaccine.
Acad Pediatrics. 2009;9:348-352.

Patel MS, Lypson ML, Davis MM. 
Medical student perceptions of education in health care systems. 
Acad Med. 2009;84:1301-1306.

Tarini BA, Singer DC, Butchart AT, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Parents’ interest in predictive genetic testing for their children when a disease has no effective treatment. 
Pediatrics. 2009;124:e432-e438.

Lee JM, Gebremariam A, Card-Higginson P, Shaw JL, Thompson JW, Davis MM. 
Poor performance of body mass index as a marker for hypercholesterolemia in children and adolescents. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163:716-723.

Yoon EY, Davis MM, Freed GL, Clark SJ. 
Formulary coverage for lipid-lowering drugs recommended for children. 
Clinical Pediatrics. 2009;48:609-613.

Dempsey AF, Espinosa C, Davis MM. 
Unintended vaccination of pregnant adolescents: Estimating the scope of the problem and the impact of different pregnancy testing strategies. 
Vaccine. 2009;27:3536-3543.

Hassan F, Lewis TC, Davis MM, Gebremariam A, Dombkowski KJ. 
Hospital utilization and charges among children with influenza, 2003. 
Amer J Prev Med. 2009;36:292-296.

Odetola F, Davis MM, Cohn L, Clark SJ. 
Interhospital transfer of critically ill and injured children:  an evaluation of transfer patterns, resource utilization, and clinical outcomes. 
J Hosp Med. 2009;4:164-170.

Woolford SJ, Gebremariam A, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Persistent gap of incremental charges for obesity as a secondary diagnosis in common pediatric hospitalizations. 
J Hosp Med. 2009;4:149-156.

Macy ML, Stanley RM, Lozon MM, Sasson C, Gebremariam A, Davis MM. 
Trends in high-turnover stays among children hospitalized in the United States – 1993-2003. 
Pediatrics. 2009;123:996-1002.

Yoon EY, Davis, MM,  Rocchini A, Kershaw D, Freed GL.
Medical management of children with primary hypertension by pediatric subspecialists. 
Pediatr Nephrol. 2009;24:147-153.

Hoilette LK, Clark SJ, Gebremariam A, Davis MM. 
Usual source of care and unmet need among vulnerable children: 1998-2006. 
Pediatrics. 2009;123:e214-e219.

Okumura MJ, Heisler M, Davis MM, Cabana MD, Demonner S, Kerr EA.
Comfort of general internists and general pediatricians in providing care for young adults with chronic illnesses of childhood.
J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23:1621-1627.

Van Cleave J, Davis MM.
Preventive care utilization among children with and without special health care needs: associations with unmet need.
Ambul Pediatr. 2008;8:305-311.

Danziger S, Davis MM, Orzol S, Pollack HA.
Health insurance and access to care among welfare leavers. 
Inquiry. 2008;45:184-197.

Patel MS, Gebremariam A, Davis MM.
Herpes zoster-related hospitalizations and expenditures before and after introduction of varicella vaccine in the United States.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008;29:1157-1163.

Davis MM, McGonagle K, Schoeni RF, Stafford F. 
Relative associations of parental and grandparental obesity with risk of childhood overweight:  implications for primary care practice. 
J Am Board Fam Med. 2008;21:549-554.

Harari N, Davis MM, Heisler M. 
Strangers in a strange land: health care experiences for recent Latino immigrants in Midwest communities. 
J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2008;19:1350-1367.

Tarini BA, Singer DC, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
Parental concerns about genetic disease risk: the effects of family history and genetic test results. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162:1079-1083.

Caskey RN, Davis MM.
Differences in end-of-life hospital care for children associated with age, transfer status, and insurance coverage for children.
J Hosp Med. 2008;3(5):376-83.

Laroche HH, Heisler M, Forman J, Anderson M, Davis MM. 
When adults with diabetes attempt to drink less soda:  resulting adult-child interactions and household changes. 
J Natl Med Assoc. 2008;100:1004-1011.

Dempsey AF, Cowan AE, Stokley S, Messonnier M, Clark SJ, Davis MM. 
The role of economic information in decision-making by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. 
Vaccine. 2008;26:5389-5392.

Zivin K, McCammon RJ, Davis MM, Halasyamani LK, Kales HC. 
Increases in Medicare prescription drug plan costs attributable to psychotropic medications. 
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2008;16:674-685.

Davis MM, Wortley PM, Ndiaye SM, Cowan AE, Osta AD, Clark SJ. 
Vaccinating high-risk non-elderly adults against influenza: a national survey of subspecialists. 
Human Vaccines. 2008;4:229-233.

Woolford SJ, Davis MM, Gebremariam A, Strecher V. 
Physicians’ perspectives on increasing the use of BMI charts for young children. 
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2008;47:573-577.

Lee JM, Davis MM, Menon RK, Freed GL. 
The geographic distribution of childhood diabetes and obesity to the supply of pediatric endocrinologists in the US. 
J Pediatr. 2008;152;331-336.

Schilling PL, Davis MM, Albanese CT, Dutta S, Morton J. 
National trends in adolescent bariatric surgical procedures and implications for surgical centers of excellence. 
Bull Am Coll Surg. 2008;206:1-12.

Odetola FO, Rosenberg AL, Davis MM, Clark SJ, Dechert RE, Shanley TP. 
Do outcomes vary according to the source of admission to the pediatric intensive care unit? 
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2008;9:20-25.

Laroche HH, Davis MM, Forman J, Palmisano G, Heisler M. 
What about the children? The experience of families involved in an adult-focused diabetes intervention. 
Public Health Nutr. 2007; published online, available here

Van Cleave J, Heisler M, DeVries JM, Joiner TA, Davis MM. 
Discussion of illness during well-child visits with parents of children with and without special health care needs. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007;161:1170-1175.

Davis MM, Gance-Cleveland B, Hassink S, Johnson R, Paradis G, Resnicow K. 
Recommendations for prevention of childhood obesity. 
Pediatrics. 2007;120:S229-S253.

Lee JM, Okumura MJ, Freed GL, Menon RK, Davis MM. 
Trends in hospitalizations for diabetes among children and young adults – United States, 1993-2004. 
Diabetes Care. 2007;30:3035-3039.

Okumura MJ, McPheeters M, Davis MM. 
State and national estimates of insurance coverage and health care utilization for adolescents with chronic conditions from the National Survey of Children’s Health Survey, 2003. 
J Adolesc Health. 2007;41:343-349.

Woolford S, Clark SJ, Gebremariam A, Davis MM. 
Inpatient hospital charges associated with obesity as a secondary diagnosis in children. 
Obesity.  2007;15:1895-1901.

Yoon EY, Dombkowski KJ, Rocchini A, Lin JJ, Davis MM. 
Off-label utilization of antihypertensive medications in children. 
Ambul Pediatr. 2007;7:299-303.

Davis MM, Kretsinger K, Cowan AE, Stokely S, Clark SJ. 
New combined tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccines for adults: primary care physician attitudes and preferences.
Hum Vaccin. 2007; published online, available at:

Davis MM, Halasyamani LK. 
Conflicting measures of hospital quality:  ratings from ‘Hospital Compare’ versus ‘Best Hospitals.’ 
J Hosp Med. 2007;2:128-134.

Woolford SJ, Clark SJ, Lumeng JC, Williams DR, Davis MM. 
Maternal perspectives on growth and nutrition counseling provided at preschool well-child visits.
J Natl Med Assoc. 2007;99:153-158.

Lee JM, Davis MM, Clark SJ, Kemper AR. 
Threshold of evaluation for short stature in a pediatric specialty clinic: differences between boys versus girls? 
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2007; 20:21-26.

Davis MM, Marin M, Cowan AE, Guris D, Clark SJ. 
Physician attitudes regarding breakthrough varicella disease and a potential second dose of varicella vaccine. 
Pediatrics. 2007;119:258-264.

Davis MM, Patel MS, Halasyamani L. 
Variation in estimated Medicare prescription drug plan costs and affordability for beneficiaries living in different states. 
J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22:257-263.

Laroche HH, Hofer TP, Davis MM. 
Adult fat intake associated with the presence of children in households: findings from NHANES III. 
J Am Board Fam Med. 2007;20:9-15.

Dempsey AF, Davis MM. 
Overcoming barriers to adherence to HPV vaccination recommendations. 
Am J Manag Care. 2006;12:S484-S491.

Clark SJ, Cowan AE, Stokley S, Bilukha O, Davis MM. 
Physician perspectives to inform a new meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) recommendation. 
J Adolesc Health. 2006;39:850-855.

Odetola FO, Shanley TP, Gurney JG, Clark SJ, Dechert RE, Freed GL, Davis MM. 
Characteristics and outcomes of inter-hospital transfers from Level II to Level I pediatric intensive care units. 
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2006;7:536-540.

Clark SJ, Adolphe S, Davis MM, Cowan AE, Kretsinger K. 
Attitudes of U.S. obstetricians toward a combined tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccine for adults. 
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2006;2006:1-5.

Lee JM, Okumura M, Davis MM, Herman WH, Gurney JG. 
Prevalence and determinants of insulin resistance among U.S. adolescents: a population based study. 
Diabetes Care. 2006;29:2427–2432.

Okumura M, Campbell A, Nasr S, Davis MM. 
Inpatient health care utilization among adult survivors of chronic childhood illnesses in the United States. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160:1054-1060.

Van Cleave J, Davis MM. 
Bullying behaviors and children with special health care needs in a national sample. 
Pediatrics. 2006;118:1212-1219.

Davis MM, Taubert K, Benin AL, Brown DW, Mensah GA, Baddour LM, Dunbar S, Krumholz HM.
Influenza vaccination as secondary prevention for cardiovascular disease. 
Circulation. 2006;114:1549-1553.

Dombkowski KJ, Davis MM, Cohn L, Clark SJ. 
Potential for improving influenza vaccination rates among children with asthma. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160:966-971.

Gurney JG, McPheeters ML, Davis MM. 
Health conditions and health care utilization among children with and without autism:  National Survey of Children’s Health.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160:825-830.

Patel UD, Davis MM. 
Falling into the doughnut hole: drug spending among beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease under Medicare Part D plans. 
Am J Nephrol. 2006; 17:2546-2553.

Patel UD, Davis MM. 
Physicians’ attitudes and practices regarding adherence to medical regimens by patients with chronic illness. 
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2006;45:439-45.

Davis MM, Broder KR, Cowan AE, Mijalski C, Kretsinger K, Stokley S, Clark SJ. 
Physician attitudes and preferences regarding new combined tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccines for adolescents in the United States. 
Amer J Prev Med. 2006;31:176-180.

Mmeje O, Davis MM. 
Will coverage for child and adolescent immunizations be mandated in insurance plans in 2006?  Lessons learned from the Newborns and Mothers Health Protection Act of 1996. 
Pediatrics. 2006;118:388-392.

Odetola F, Tilford JM, Davis MM. 
Variation in the use of intracranial pressure monitoring and mortality in critically ill children with meningitis in the United States. 
Pediatrics. 2006;117:1893-1900.

Kemper AR, Dombkowski KJ, Menon RK, Davis MM. 
Trends in diabetes mellitus among privately insured children, 1998-2002. 
Ambul Pediatr. 2006;6:178-181.

Jee SH, Barth RP, Szilagyi MA, Szilagyi PG, Aida M, Davis MM. 
Factors associated with chronic conditions among children in foster care. 
J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2006;17:328-341.

Cowan AE, Winston CA, Davis MM, Wortley PM, Clark SJ. 
Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related attitudes and practices among US physicians. 
Am J Infect Control. 2006;34:164-169.

Davis MM. 
Successes and remaining challenges after 10 years of varicella vaccination in the United States. 
Expert Rev Vaccines. 2006;5:295-302.

Gaglia MA, Davis MM. 
States’ emergency orders regarding the 2004-05 influenza vaccine shortage. 
Hum Vaccin. 2006;2:34-37.

Patel MS, Davis MM. 
Could a federal program promoting influenza vaccination among elders be cost-effective? 
Prev Med. 2006;42:240-246.

Lee JM, Davis MM, Clark SJ, Hofer TJ, Kemper AR. 
Estimated cost-effectiveness of growth hormone therapy for idiopathic short stature. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160:263-269.

Yoon EY, Davis MM, El-Essawi H, Cabana MD. 
FDA labeling status of pediatric medications.
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2006;45:75-78.

Davis MM, Slish K, Chao C, Cabana MD. 
National trends in bariatric surgery, 1996-2002. 
Arch Surg. 2006;141:71-74.

Odetola FO, Clark SJ, Davis MM.
Growth, development and failure to thrive: Factors that underlie the availability of pediatric critical care facilities in the United States. 
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2006;7:70-73.

Gopal S, Davis MM. 
Improving delivery of influenza vaccine to nonelderly persons with cardiovascular disease, with and without sufficient national supply of vaccine: a decision analysis. 
Hum Vaccin. 2005;1:217-223.

Yoon EY, Davis MM, Van Cleave J, Maheshwari S, Cabana MD.
Factors associated with non-attendance at pediatric subspecialty asthma clinics. 
J Asthma. 2005;42:555-559.

Odetola O, Miller W, Davis M, Bratton S. 
The relationship between the location of pediatric intensive care unit facilities and child death from trauma:  a county-level ecologic study. 
J Pediatr. 2005;147:74-77.

Davis MM, Halasyamani LK, Sneller V-P, Bishop KR, Clark SJ. 
Provider response to different formats of the adult immunization schedule. 
Am J Prev Med. 2005;29:34-40.

Davis MM, Fant KE. 
Coverage of vaccines in private health plans: what does the public prefer? 
Health Aff. 2005;24:770-779.

Davis MM, Gaglia M. 
Association of daycare and school entry vaccination requirements with varicella immunization rates. 
Vaccine. 2005;23:3053-3060.

Kemper AR, Cowan AE, Ching PL, Davis MM, Kennedy E, Clark SJ, Freed GL. 
Hospital decision-making regarding the smallpox pre-event vaccination program. 
Biosecur Bioterr. 2005;3:23-30.

Odetola O, Clark SJ, Freed GL, Bratton SL, Davis MM. 
A national survey of the distribution of pediatric critical care resources in the United States.
Pediatrics. 2005;115:382-386.

Davis MM, Patel MS, Gebremariam A. 
Decline in varicella-related hospitalizations and expenditures for children and adults after introduction of varicella vaccine in the United States. 
Pediatrics. 2004;114:786-792.

Jee SH, Davis MM. 
Factors associated with variations in parental social support in primary care pediatric settings. 
Ambul Pediatr. 2004;4:316-322.

Davis MM, Upston AM. 
State legislator gender and other characteristics associated with sponsorship of child health bills. 
Ambul Pediatr. 2004;4:295-302.

Flynn HA, Davis MM, Marcus SM, Cunningham R, Blow FC. 
Rates of maternal depression in pediatric emergency department and relationship to child service utilization. 
Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2004;26:316-322.

Aiken KD, Freed GL, Davis MM. 
When insurance status isn’t static: insurance transitions for low-income children and implications for health and health care. 
Ambul Pediatr. 2004;4:237-243.

Pollack HA, Dombkowski KJ, Zimmerman JB, Davis MM, Cowan AE, Wheeler JRC, Hillemeier AC, Freed GL. 
Emergency department use among Michigan children with special health care needs: an introductory study. 
Health Serv Res. 2004;39:665-692.

Davis MM, Wortley PM, Ndiaye SM, Woods MG, Clark SJ. 
Availability of influenza vaccine among medical subspecialty practices: a national survey. 
Am J Prev Med. 2004;26:307-310.

Cabana MD, Rand C, Slish K, Nan B, Davis MM, Clark N. 
Pediatrician self-efficacy for counseling parents of asthmatic children to quit smoking. 
Pediatrics. 2004;113:78-81.

Davis MM, Ndiaye SM, Freed GL, Clark SJ. 
One-year uptake of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: a national survey of family physicians and pediatricians. 
J Am Board Fam Pract. 2003;16:363-371.

Davis MM, Ndiaye SM, Freed GL, Kim CS, Clark SJ. 
Influence of insurance status and vaccine cost on physicians’ administration of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
Pediatrics. 2003;112:521-526.

Kemper AR, Davis MM. 
Under scrutiny:  smallpox vaccine recommendations. 
Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2003;4:1207-1214.

Freed GL, Davis MM, Clark SJ.
Variation in public and private supply of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine during a shortage. 
JAMA. 2003;289:575-578.

Davis MM, Zimmerman JL, Wheeler JRC, Freed GL. 
The costs of childhood vaccine purchase in the public sector: past trends, future expectations. 
Am J Public Health. 2002;92:1982-1987.

Cabana MD, Aiken KD, Davis MM, Freed GL, Clark SJ. 
Combined effect of changes in guideline recommendations and immunization financing policy on nursery immunizations.
Ambul Pediatr. 2002;2:367-374.

Davis MM, McMahon SR, Santoli JM, Schwartz B, Clark SJ. 
A national survey of physician practices regarding influenza vaccine. 
J Gen Intern Med. 2002;17:670-676.

Freed GL, Davis MM, Andreae MC, Bass S, Weinblatt H. 
Reimbursement for Prevnar: A modern-day version of Hercules and the Hydra. 
Pediatrics. 2002;110:399-400.

Kemper AR, Davis MM, Freed GL. 
Expected adverse events in a smallpox vaccination campaign for children and young adults. 
Eff Clin Pract. 2002;5:84-90.

Davis MM, Andreae M, Freed GL. 
Physicians’ early challenges related to the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. 
Ambul Pediatr  2001;1:302-305.

Jain A, Davis MM. 
Recent advances in pediatrics.
Br Med J.  2001;322:1469-1472.

Davis FB, Blas SD, Davis MM, Davis PJ.
Analogue-specific action in vitro of atrial natriuretic factor on human red blood cell Ca2+-ATPase activity.
Hypertension. 1988;12:428-433.


Editorials and Commentaries in (non peer-reviewed)

Davis MM.
Stunting the growth of child health research: a need to reframe "children are not small adults."
JAMA Pediatr.. 2013;167:598-599.

Patrick SW, Davis MM.
Reformulating the federal match as a key to the sustainability of Medicaid.
JAMA Pediatr. 2013;167:218-220.

Vickery KD, Sauser K, Davis MM.
Policy responses to demand for health care access: from the individual to the population.
JAMA. 2013;309:665-666.

Davis MM, Riebschleger MP.
The next century of children's health care: addressing disparities, workforce deficiencies, and undercoordinated services.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011;165:1067-1068.

Christakis DA, Joffe A, Keren R, Davis MM, Shah SS, Rivara FP.
Introducing JAMA Pediatrics.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012;166:663.



Krans EE, Davis MM.
Preventing Low Birthweight: 25 years, prenatal risk, and the failure to reinvent prenatal care.
Amer Jour Obstet Gynecol. 2012;206:398-403.

Davis MM, CP Gross, CM Clancy.
Building a bridge to somewhere better: linking health care research and health policy.
Health Services Res. 2012:47:329-336.

Davis MM, Dayoub E.
A strategic approach to therapeutic cancer vaccines in the 21st century.
JAMA. 2011;305:2343-2344.

Chopra V, Davis MM.
In search of equipoise.
JAMA. 2011;305:1234-1235.

Davis MM.
The conundrum of combination vaccines.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164:1171-1172.

Davis MM.
Price as a double-edged sword in the golden era of vaccines.
Human Vaccines. 2010;6:689-693.

Davis MM. 
Medicaid, underinsurance, and the dawn of an era for children’s coverage. 
Pediatrics. 2010;125:817-819.

Rivara FP, Davis MM. 
Archives journal club just a click away. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163:957.

Shah S, Davis MM. 
Old disease, innovative response:  accelerating infant vaccination during a community pertussis outbreak. 
JAMA. 2009;301:2260-2261.

Davis MM, Shah S. 
Necessary innovations in immunization delivery. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163:483-485.

Davis MM. 
Challenges in cost-effectiveness analyses of hospital interventions to improve quality. 
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008;29:395-397.

Davis MM, Brosco JP. 
Being specific about being special: definitions of childhood chronic conditions and children with special health care needs.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007;161:1003-1005.

Davis MM. 
Reasons and remedies for underinsurance for childhood and adolescent vaccines. 
JAMA. 2007;298:680-682.

Davis MM. 
Cardiac rehabilitation as a site for influenza vaccination? 
J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2007;27:210-211.

Garfield CF, Clark-Kauffman E, Davis MM. 
Fatherhood as a component of men’s health. 
JAMA. 2006;296:2365-2368.

Van Cleave J, Kemper AR, Davis MM. 
Interpreting negative results from an underpowered clinical trial: warts and all. 
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160:1126-1129.

Davis MM. 
Varicella vaccine, cost-effectiveness analyses, and vaccination policy. 
JAMA. 2005;294:845-846.

Davis MM. 
Planning the next wave of SCHIP research. 
Pediatrics. 2005;115:492-494.

Davis MM, Szilagyi PG. 
Can quality improvement reach into pockets of need for childhood immunizations? 
Ambul Pediatr. 2004;4:224-225.

Davis MM. 
Race-based immunization recommendations and the potential to reduce racial disparities. 
JAMA. 2004;291:2253-2255.

Davis MM, Kemper AR. 
Valuing childhood vaccines. 
J Pediatr. 2003;143:283-284.

Davis MM, Lantos JD.
Ethical considerations in the public policy laboratory.
JAMA. 2000;284:85-87.