12673-Christensen, Celanie
Faculty

Celanie K. Christensen, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Address
PC 3120
PDVL
IN
Indianapolis, IN

Bio

Dr. Christensen is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology.  Born and raised in northeast Iowa, she completed her undergraduate training at The University of Iowa.  She moved to Indianapolis for graduate training and obtained a MS in Medical and Molecular Genetics at Indiana University.  Prior to starting medical school, she practiced as a genetic counselor in adult and child neurology, biochemical genetics, and medical genetics.  She returned to medical training at Indiana University in 2007.  She completed her Neurodevelopmental Disabilities residency at Indiana University School of Medicine.  She is the Division Chief of Developmental Pediatrics and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Residency Program Director.  Current clinical activities include neurodevelopmental pediatrics, Down syndrome, and neurogenetics.  Primary interests are the diagnosis and management of genetic neurodevelopmental disorders and feeding.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
  • Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics
  • Program Director, Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Residency
  • Education
    2017 RES Indiana University School of Medicine
    2013 RES Indiana University School of Medicine
    2011 MD Indiana University
    2001 MS Indiana University
    1999 BS University of Iowa
  • Awards
    Org: Gold Humanism Honor Society
    Desc: Gold Humanism Honor Society Member
    Scope: National
    Date: 2011-01-01
    Org: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
    Desc: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Member
    Scope: National
    Date: 2011-01-01

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