• Professor, Global Health
  • Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
  • Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Denno Donna

Department of Pediatrics
6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 110
Box 354920
Seattle, WA 98115
United States

Phone Number: 
Select from the following:
  • MD (University of Michigan)
  • MPH (University of Washington)
Country Affiliations 
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
Health Topics 
  • Causes of Death
  • Child and Adolescent Health (incl. Pediatrics)
  • Child Mortality
  • Clinical Mentoring
  • COVID-19
  • Diarrheal Diseases
  • Education and Training
  • Health Disparities
  • Health Policy
  • Health Systems Strengthening and Human Resources Development
  • Implementation Science
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Maternal Child Health (incl. Reproductive Health)
  • Nutrition
  • Research
DGH Centers, Programs and Initiatives and Affiliated Organizations 

Liu T, VanBuskirk K, Ali A, Iqbal N, Kelly MP, Holtz L, Yilmaz OH, Sadiq K, Iqbal N, Amadi B, Syed S, Ahmed T, Moore S, Ndao M, Isaacs M, Pfeifer J, Atlas H, Tarr PI, Denno DM, Moskaluk C. A novel histological index for evaluation for environmental enteric dysfunction identifies geographic-specific features of enteropathy among children with suboptimal growth. PLOS Negl Trop Dis Jan 13 2020: 13:14(1):e0007975. PMID: 31929525. PMCID: PMC6980693. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0007975

Denno DM, Tarr PI, Nataro JP. Environmental enteric dysfunction: A case definition for intervention trials. AJTMH. Dec 97(6):1643-1646, 2017. PMID:29016294; PMCID:PMC5805039. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0183

Denno DM, Hoopes A, Chandra-Mouli V. Effective strategies to provide adolescent sexual and reproductive health services and to increase demand and community support. J Adolescent Health. Jan;56(1 Suppl):S22-41, 2015. PMID:25528977. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2014.09.012

Keusch GT, Denno DM, Black RE, Duggan C, Guerrant RL, Lavery JV, Nataro JP, Rosenberg IH, Ryan ET, Tarr PI, Ward HD, Bhutta ZA, Coovadia H, Lima A, Ramakrishna B, Zaidi AKM, Burgess DCH, Brewer T. Environmental enteric dysfunction: Pathogenesis, diagnosis, and clinical consequences. Clinical Inf Dis. Nov 1;59 Suppl 4:S207-12, 2014. PMID:25305288; PMCID:PMC4481570. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu485

Denno DM, Keene WE, Hutter CM, Koepsell JK, Patnode M, Flodin-Hursh D, Stewart LK, Duchin JS, Rasmussen L, Jones R, Tarr PI. Tri-County Comprehensive Assessment of Risk Factors for Sporadic Reportable Enteric Bacterial Infection in Children. J Infect Dis. 199(4):467-476, 2009. PMID:19281302; PMCID:PMC3693595. doi: 10.1086/596555