Ivor Braden Horn, MD, MPH, Dr. Ivor Braden Horn is a board-certified pediatrician and Medical Director of the Center for Diversity and Health Equity at Seattle Children's Hospital. In addition to practicing as a community-based primary care pediatrician, Dr. Horn is an NIH funded investigator whose research interests focus on health care communications and child health disparities. She is a leading thinker on how social media and mobile health (mHealth) technology can be used to impact child health disparities.
Based in Seattle, Washington, Horn has contributed medical advice to Parenting Magazine, iParenting.com and the Discovery Channel. She has appeared on NBC’s Today Show and Good Morning America Health and is a regular contributor to local news segments.
Dr. Horn is a member of the Academic Pediatric Association, serving in leadership positions regionally as well as nationally. She is also a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Horn is a consultant to Research Core for the DC-Baltimore Research Center on Child Health Disparities.
Recently Dr. Horn was featured in Forbes Magazine as one of the top five female "Rising Stars: Using Technology to Transform Lives". See the full article at the following link: