Kevin Stephenson, MD

Kevin Stephenson, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Education

BA: English Literature, Biology, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (2011)

Medical Degree: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY (2017)

Residency, Internal Medicine: University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2020)

Clinical Interests

Hospital medicine, inpatient care

Publications

Leppanen, J. M, Butcher, J. W., Godbout, C., Stephenson, K. B., Hendrixson, D. T., Griswold, S., Rogers, B., Webb, P., Koroma, A. S., Manary, M. J. (in press). Assessing infant cognition in field settings using eye-tracking: a pilot cohort trial in Sierra Leone. BMJ Open.

Steel, T. L., Giovanni, S. P., Katsandres, S. C., Cohen, S. M., Stephenson, K. B., Murray, B., Sobeck, H., Hough, C. L., Bradley, K. A., & Williams, E. C. (2021). Should the CIWA-Ar be the standard monitoring strategy for alcohol withdrawal syndrome in the intensive care unit? Addict Sci Clin Pract, 16(1), 21. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13722-021-00226-w

Stephenson, K. B., Agapova, S. E., Hendrixson, D. T., Koroma, A. S., & Manary, M. J. (2021). An Optimized Dose of Therapeutic Feeding Results in Noninferior Growth in Midupper Arm Circumference Compared with a Standard Dose in Children in Sierra Leone Recovering from Acute Malnutrition. Curr Dev Nutr, 5(2), nzab007. https://doi.org/10.1093/cdn/nzab007

Ordiz, M. I., Janssen, S., Humphrey, G., Ackermann, G., Stephenson, K., Agapova, S., Divala, O., Kaimila, Y., Maleta, K., Zhong, C., Knight, R., Trehan, I., Tarr, P. I., Rusconi, B., & Manary, M. J. (2020). The effect of legume supplementation on the gut microbiota in rural Malawian infants aged 6 to 12 months. Am J Clin Nutr, 111(4), 884-892. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqaa011

Venker, B., Stephenson, K. B., & Gellad, W. F. (2019). Assessment of Spending in Medicare Part D If Medication Prices From the Department of Veterans Affairs Were Used. JAMA Intern Med, 179(3), 431-433. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.5874

Kaimila, Y., Pitman, R. T., Divala, O., Hendrixson, D. T., Stephenson, K. B., Agapova, S., Trehan, I., Maleta, K., & Manary, M. J. (2019). Development of Acute Malnutrition Despite Nutritional Supplementation in Malawi. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 68(5), 734-737. https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002241

Kaimila, Y., Divala, O., Agapova, S. E., Stephenson, K. B., Thakwalakwa, C., Trehan, I., Manary, M. J., & Maleta, K. M. (2019). Consumption of Animal-Source Protein is Associated with Improved Height-for-Age. Nutrients, 11(2). https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11020480

Venker, B. T., Dunn, J. P., & Stephenson, K. (2018). The Rising Cost of Diabetes: Can DiRECT Tip the Scales? Obesity (Silver Spring), 26(12), 1866-1867. https://doi.org/10.1002/oby.22349

Ordiz, M. I., Davitt, C., Stephenson, K., Agapova, S., Divala, O., Shaikh, N., & Manary, M. J. (2018). EB 2017 Article: Interpretation of the lactulose:mannitol test in rural Malawian children at risk for perturbations in intestinal permeability. Exp Biol Med (Maywood), 243(8), 677-683. https://doi.org/10.1177/1535370218768508

Agapova, S. E., Stephenson, K. B., Divala, O., Kaimila, Y., Maleta, K. M., Thakwalakwa, C., Ordiz, M. I., Trehan, I., & Manary, M. J. (2018). Additional Common Bean in the Diet of Malawian Children Does Not Affect Linear Growth, but Reduces Intestinal Permeability. J Nutr, 148(2), 267-274. https://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxx013