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Christina Griffiths

As a communications coordinator with the Office of Strategic Communications, Christina develops and implements strategic communications plans and projects for internal and external audiences. Before joining IU School of Medicine, Christina worked as an a...

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IU School of Medicine student celebrating urology match with IU

As a medical student, Jason Zappia quickly developed an interest in urology, and is celebrating a match with Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Urology residency this year. But it’s his own person experiences that made him want to become a urologist in the first place.

Christina Griffiths  |  Mar 22, 2021

Elite swimmer motivated by medical setbacks to pursue career as healer

Many medical students take a gap year during their education, often to pursue research or other career-building opportunities. For Chip Peterson, he spent several years before medical school cultivating a different kind of career: professional open-water swimming.

Christina Griffiths  |  Mar 18, 2021

OB-GYN faculty focused on LGBTQ care

When Hannah Locke, MD joined the Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as an assistant professor in 2019, she was clear with the department on what she wanted her clinical focus to be.

Christina Griffiths  |  Mar 05, 2021

Department of Urology uses innovative methods for residency applications, interviews during COVID-19 pandemic

At Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Urology, faculty and residents hosted virtual town halls where potential applicants, current residents and faculty members met to discuss what residency training is like at IU.

Christina Griffiths  |  Feb 10, 2021

IU School of Medicine student getting 'hands-on' training

In her spare time, medical student Nimisha Kumar enjoys different hobbies like weaving, sewing and painting. Working with her hands has always been something she enjoys, but it took her a few years of medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine to realize that’s also what she wanted to do as a doctor.

Christina Griffiths  |  Dec 01, 2020

Chief resident looking forward to urologic oncology fellowship training at IU School of Medicine

As a chief resident at Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Urology, Isamu Tachibana, MD is looking forward to finishing his residency training in the spring of 2021. But like many other residents, he’s choosing to continue his training with a urologic oncology fellowship here at IU School of Medicine.

Christina Griffiths  |  Nov 25, 2020

IU School of Medicine faculty helping fathers learn about safe sleep

Indiana University School of Medicine faculty are working to help reduce cases of sudden unexpected infant death syndrome (SUIDs) by spending time with fathers, helping them learn about creating safe sleeping environments.

Christina Griffiths  |  Aug 25, 2020

Urologist taking a holistic approach to improving men's health

As the only fellowship-trained academic urologist specializing in male sexual and reproductive medicine in the state of Indiana, Helen L. Bernie, DO, MPH sees hundreds of patients struggling with sexual health issues.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jun 30, 2020

OB-GYN researchers begin “curbside collections” to continue important studies

Researchers with Indiana University School of Medicine aren’t letting the COVID-19 pandemic keep them from continuing important studies to improve the health of pregnant women.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jun 29, 2020

IU School of Medicine covering all aspects of coronavirus research

COVID-19 continues to spread around the world, slowing down everyday life for many people. But researchers are moving quickly to learn the best ways to diagnose, treat and stop the virus from spreading.

Christina Griffiths  |  May 22, 2020