Medical College of Wisconsin
CTSICores SearchResearch InformaticsREDCap

CURRICULUM VITAE

Matthew Myrvik PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hematology/Oncology

OFFICE ADDRESS:
MACC Fund Research Center
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226

CITIZENSHIP:  USA

EDUCATION:
8/2000 - 5/2002 BS, Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
8/2003 - 8/2005 MS, Psychology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
9/2005 - 8/2008 PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
8/2007 - 8/2008 Intern, Pediatrics, Psychology, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
9/2008 - 8/2010 Postdoctoral Fellow, Pediatrics, Psychology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
9/2010 - Present Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Hematology/Oncology/BMT, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
4/29/2010
9/30/2015
 
AWARDS AND HONORS:
5/1999 Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society
8/1999 Grace Bowmen Scholastic Achievement Award

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
8/2003 - Present American Psychological Association (Member)
8/2004 - Present Society of Pediatric Psychology (Member)

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Transition Readiness and Health Literacy in Young Adults with Sickle Cell Disease
Role:
Co-Investigator (Research Advisor)
PI:
Lisa Burks, BS
Dates:
3/1/2011 - Present
 
Title:
Evaluation of Sleep Characteristics in Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
3/1/2011 - Present
 
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Impact of Psychological Coping on Health-related Quality of Life in Children with Sickle Cell Disease
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Julie Panepinto, MD
Dates:
2/1/2011 - Present
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Biofeedback Assisted Relaxation Training in Sickle Cell Pain
Source:
University of Michigan Health System
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
8/1/2009 - 8/30/2010
 
Title:
Clinically Meaningful Assessment of Sickle Cell Pain
Source:
Rebecca Slye Endowment Foundation
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011
Direct Funds:
$13,422
 
PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
1. Myrvik M, Larsen MA, Bradley A , Review of social skills training literature: Current problems and future plans, North Dakota Psychological Association Biannual Meeting, Fargo, ND, 2004
2. Myrvik M, Larsen MA, Bradley A, Carlson A, Evans A, Garaas Scott J, Kerr P, Marrone S, Muse S, Behavioral social skills training: An evaluation of adding a concurrent parent training group, North Dakota Psychological Association Biannual Meeting, Fargo, ND, 2005
3. Myrvik MP, Campbell AD, Butcher JL, A pilot study to assess the efficacy of single-session biofeedback-assisted, 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Pediatric Behavioral Health Research Conference - Oral Presentation, Milwaukee, WI, 2/2011
 
National
1. Bradley A, O’Donohue W, Bercier H, Myrvik M, Pasillas R, Lloyd A, Assessing the impact of rapport and question style on children’s memory, American Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI, 8/2004
2. Marrone S, White Plume J, Kerr P, Evans A, Vogeltanz-Holm N, Holm J, Larsen MA, Myrvik M, Biometric behavioral and historical factors related to blood glucose management in children attending diabetes camp, National Conference on Child Health Psychology, Gainesville, FL, 4/2006
3. Tentis E, Myrvik M, Larsen MA, Carlson A, Effects of group progressive muscle relaxation sessions on BGL in a sample of children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, National Conference on Child Health Psychology, Gainesville, FL, 4/2006
4. Myrvik M, Larsen MA, Petros T, Ferraro RF, Bradley A, Eliciting parent use of distraction techniques during a standard immunization procedure in a pediatric practice setting, National Conference on Child Health Psychology, Miami, FL, 4/2008
5. Myrvik M, Campbell AD, Butcher JL, Biofeedback-assisted Relaxation Training for Pain in Children with Sickle Cell Disease, National Conference on Child Health Psychology - Poster Presentation, San Antonio, TX, 4/2011
6. Myrvik M, Campbell AD, Davis M, Butcher JL, Impact of psychiatric diagnoses on hospital length of stay in children with sickle cell anemia, National Conference on Child Health Psychology - Poster Presentation, San Antonio, TX, 4/2011
7. Morrison AK, Myrvik M, Stanley R, Parental health literacy and its relationship to ED utilization, Pediatric Academic Society National Conference, Denver, CO, 5/2011
 
COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Hospital
2011 - Present Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology Practica Training Consortium, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
 
MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Graduate Student Education
2011 - Present Supervisor of psychology PhD graduate students in pediatric Hem/Onc externship at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
2011 - Present Presenter, Pediatric Psychology Practicum Students Consortium at Children’s Hospital of WI
 
Postdoctoral Fellow Education
2011 - Present Supervisor of post-doctoral fellow in Psychology in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
 
EXTRAMURAL TEACHING (e.g. at Marquette, UWM, etc.):
Graduate Student Education
2011 - Present American Psychological Association’s Division 54, Society of Pediatric Psychology’s Mentorship Program, Pediatric Psychology Mentor
 
MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Postdoctoral Students
Jacquelyn Smith, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2011 - Present Supervisor for post-doctoral fellowship
 

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. 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 Feb;58(2):239-43
2. Myrvik MP, Campbell AD, Butcher JL Single-session Biofeedback-assisted Relaxation Training in Children With Sickle Cell Disease. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012 May 10:
3. Myrvik MP, Burks LM, Hoffman RG, Dasgupta M, Panepinto JA Mental health disorders influence admission rates for pain in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012 Nov 14:
4. Morrison AK, Myrvik MP, Brousseau DC, Hoffmann RG, Stanley RM The Relationship Between Parent Health Literacy and Pediatric Emergency Department Utilization: A Systematic Review. Acad Pediatr. 2013 Mar 5:
5. Myrvik MP, Brandow AM, Drendel AL, Yan K, Hoffmann RG, Panepinto JA Clinically meaningful measurement of pain in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun 17:
6. Epping AS, Myrvik MP, Newby RF, Panepinto JA, Brandow AM, Scott JP Academic attainment findings in children with sickle cell disease. J Sch Health. 2013 Aug;83(8):548-53