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Bryan Johnston MD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Family Medicine
Division: Residency
Program: Clinical


I am willing to collaborate on research projects.


Clinical Expertise

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Community Medicine
  • Education, Medical
  • Family Practice
  • Global Health
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Methodologies and Techniques

  • Community-Based Participatory Research
  • Leadership Positions

  • Core Faculty, MCW Office of Community Engagement
  • Faculty, All Saints Family Medicine Residency Program
  • Publications (15)

  • Family Medicine Resident Education About Health Disparities Associated With Incarceration: A CERA Research Study. (Hofmeister S, Johnston B, Treat R) Fam Med 2024 May;56(5):294-301 PMID: 38506703 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85193309491 03/20/2024    
  • Foundations of Community Engagement: A Series for Effective Community-Engaged Research. (Johnston B, Ruffalo L, Nelson D, O'Connor S, Young S) MedEdPORTAL 2023;19:11350 PMID: 37822302 PMCID: PMC10562524 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85173829768 10/12/2023    
  • The Stacked Community Engagement model: A practical model for developing community-engaged academic medical faculty. (Johnston B, Ruffalo L, Nelson D, O'Connor S, Petterson E, Young S) J Clin Transl Sci 2023;7(1):e36 PMID: 36845313 PMCID: PMC9947615 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85146306955 02/28/2023       2 Citations
  • The Role of Context in Integrating Buprenorphine into a Drop-In Center in Kampala, Uganda, Using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research. (Dickson-Gomez J, Krechel S, Katende D, Johnston B, Twaibu W, Glasman L, Ogwal M, Musinguzi G) Int J Environ Res Public Health 2022 Aug 20;19(16) PMID: 36012015 PMCID: PMC9407835 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85137125963 08/27/2022       1 Citation
  • A Health Needs Assessment Among Milwaukee's Homeless. (Matzke J, Johnston B, Schneider T, Nelson D) WMJ 2022 Jul;121(2):149-152 PMID: 35857692 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85134854730 07/21/2022       1 Citation
  • Caring for Refugee Patients: An Interprofessional Course in Resettlement, Medical Intake, and Culture. (Petrassi A, Chiu M, Porada K, Johnston B, Toppe M, Oldani M, Kaeppler C) WMJ 2022 Jul;121(2):145-148 PMID: 35857691 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85134854835 07/21/2022       1 Citation
  • Evidence based opioid weaning with behavioral support - Forum for Behavioral Science Edition. (Hayes J, Johnston B, Barenboim H, Tempe M) Int J Psychiatry Med 2022 Sep;57(5):403-412 PMID: 35801396 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85133910299 07/09/2022    
  • A Student-Driven Community Engagement Model for School Nutrition Education Programs. (Cory M, Johnston B, Nelson D) J Sch Health 2021 Dec;91(12):1024-1029 PMID: 34611911 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85116321259 10/07/2021       2 Citations
  • Race Matters: Addressing Racism as a Health Issue. (Johnston B, McKinney-Whitson V, Garrison V) WMJ 2021 Mar;120(S1):S74-S77 PMID: 33819409 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85103994940 04/06/2021       1 Citation
  • Building a Successful, Socially-Distanced Family Medicine Clerkship in the COVID Crisis. (Hayes JR, Johnston B, Lundh R) PRiMER 2020;4:34 PMID: 33426483 PMCID: PMC7789878 01/12/2021    
  • Outpatient Teaching and Feedback Skills Workshop for Resident Physicians. (Hayes JR, Zeman J, Johnston B, Campbell N) MedEdPORTAL 2020 Jul 31;16:10930 PMID: 32754631 PMCID: PMC7394347 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089132562 08/06/2020       5 Citations
  • • Implementation of a primary care physician and hygienist partnered cavity clinic using silver diamine fluoride (Bernstein R, Johnston B, Mackay K, Sanders J) Journal of Public Health Dentistry Bernstein R, Johnston B, MacKay K, Sanders J. Implementation of a primary care physician-led Cavity Clinic using silver diamine fluoride. Journal of Publich Health Dentistry 2019 08/06/2019    
  • The Food Doctors: A pilot study to connect urban children and medical students using nutrition education (Johnston B, El-Arabi E, Tuomela K, Nelson DA) Health Education Journal Johnston, B., El-Arabi, A., Tuomela, K., & Nelson, D. (2019). The Food Doctors: A pilot study to connect urban children and medical students using nutrition education. Health Education Journal, 78(4), 441–450. 12/10/2018    
  • Race matters: Addressing racism as a health issue. (Garrison CB, McKinney-Whitson V, Johnston B, Munroe A) Int J Psychiatry Med 2018 Nov;53(5-6):436-444 PMID: 30058464 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052509544 07/31/2018       3 Citations
  • A pilot study screening for spiritual distress in patients at Hospice Africa Uganda (Cercone, K, Zirimenya L, Mwebesa E, Johnston B, Frazer T, Visotcky A, Selman L, Wiebe L) Annals of Global Health Cercone, K., Zirimenya, L., Mwebesa, E., Johnston, B., Frazer, T., Visotcky, A., Selman, L. and Wiebe, L., 2014. A pilot study screening for spiritual distress in patients at Hospice Africa Uganda. Annals of Global Health, 80(3), p.196. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.aogh.2014.08.072 09/25/2014    
  • Last update: 05/03/2024