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Theresa M. Rohr-Kirchgraber, MD, FACP

Barbara F. Kampen Professor of Women's Health

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Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Bio

A Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Dr. Rohr-Kirchgraber completed medical school at Weill Cornell Medicine and residency in Internal Medicine at University Hospitals of Cleveland. She is active in national organizations, served as president of the American Medical Women's Association and Vice-Chair of the American Medical Association Women’s Physician Section. Her interest is in keeping people healthy and she provides primary care to patients over the age of 12 and into adulthood. Focusing on healthy behaviors, she works to ensure good health in cancer survivors and children and adults with chronic diseases. Treating Eating Disorders in Adults and Adolescents, she works with the Charis Center for Eating Disorders. Dr. Rohr-Kirchgraber is the Executive Director of the IU National Center of Excellence in Women's Health in which she works to improve the health of the women of Indiana, their families and communities as well as promoting women in medicine with leadership programs

Key Publications

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., A Porcine Model to Teach Skin Biopsy Procedures in an Internal Medicine Residency, Presented Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA 5/99, published: Journal General Internal Medicine April 1999: vol 14, Supplement 2: 152

Book Chapters

Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Rouse, M, Eating Disorders, Handbook of Women’s Health, ACP, 2009, 449-455.

 

Sanders, SF, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Tinnitus, Decision Making in Medicine, Mushlin & Greene, Elsevier, 2009

 

Sanders, SF, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Hearing Loss, Decision Making in Medicine, Mushlin & Greene, Elsevier, 2009

 

Articles

 

Parsa, M A. Rohr, T. Ramirez, L F. Meltzer, H Y.Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Without Neuroleptics. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 10(6):437-8, 1990 Dec.

 

Salahuddin, A., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Shekar, R., West, B., Loewenstein, J., Interleukin-6 in the Fever and Multiorgan Crisis of Pheochromocytoma.  Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Disease 29(6):640-2, 1997.|

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., “These Muscle Cramps Are Holding Me Back!” A 14-Year-Old Star Basketball Player With Muscle Cramps, Adolesc Med 23 (2012) 307–312

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Nabhan Z. M., New Rash Adolescent Med 23 (2012) 319–325

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Multiple Visits for Abdominal Pain, Constipation, and “I need a test for sexually transmitted diseases” Adolescent Med 23 (2012) 313–318

 

Orenstien M, Patel P, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Calcium Supplements for Women and Girls AMWA Position statement.http://www.amwa-doc.org/cms_files/original/AMWA_position_paper_on_Calcium_Supplements_for_Women_and_Girls_2013_ab_comments.pdf

McHenry MS, Deschamp AR, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM. Back pain in a patient with common variable immunodeficiency. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014 Feb;53(2):198-200. doi: 10.1177/0009922813512179. Epub 2013 Dec 9.

 

Demers RY, Michaels CW, Frank R., Fagan K., McDiarmind M., Rohr T.

Termination of health benefits for Pittston mine workers: impact on the health and security of miners and their families. Journal of Public Health Policy. 11(4): 474-80, 1990 Winter

 

Pedro C, Black K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T.  Hit like a Woman - Differences in Concussive Symptoms between Males and Females and the Need for Return-To-Work Protocols for Post-Concussive Adults Ann Sports Med Res 3(1): 1056 2016

 

Sotto-Santiago Sylk, Slaven JE,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T. (Dis)Incentivizing Patient Satisfaction Metrics:

The Unintended Consequences of Institutional Bias Health Equity Volume 3.1, 2019 DOI: 10.1089/heq.2018.0065

 

Kumar N., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Sex and gender in medicine: The need for more attention to how sex and gender influences healthcare HealthManagement.org Volume 19 Issue 3 (2019) https://healthmanagement.org/c/healthmanagement/issuearticle/sex-and-gender-in-medicine

 

Lindstrom K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Sex & Gender Impacts in Cardiovascular Disease: A “Typical” Presentation of Cardiovascular Disease? HealthManagement, Volume 19 - Issue 4, 2019  https://healthmanagement.org/c/healthmanagement/issuearticle/sex-gender-impacts-in-cardiovascular-disease-a-typical-presentation-of-cardiovascular-disease

 

Shah Sheena P., Greco Theresa L., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., The Sex and Gender Influence of Hypertension

Healthmanagement, volume 19 issue 5 (2019) https://healthManagement.org/c/healthmanagement/issuearticle/the-sex-and-gender-influence-on-hypertension

 

Non-refereed

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T, Why My Daughter? The HPV VaccineIndysChild, Nov. 2007

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Med Professor Weighs In On Teen Dieting and Eating Disorders, Family Ed IUPUI, Fall Edition, 2008 page 8

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Med Professor Weighs In On Teen Dieting and Eating Disorders, Inside IUPUI, Sept 8, 2008 http://www.iupui.edu/news/insider_080905.htm

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Hit the Flu With Your Best Shot! USA Hockey Magazine, Sept 2008

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T. Mooney, L. Girls Try Hockey and Excel! Indiana Hockey News, March 2008

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T. Care and Feeding of Your Young Athlete. USA Hockey Magazine, Jan 2008

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T. Nutrition and Hockey Indiana Hockey News, Jan 2008

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., The Flu Vaccine: Help Your Team Win
http://www.vype.com/general/5272 Jan 2009

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T.,Let’s Talk About Sex: Be The One Your Child Comes To For Answers, Preventing Unplanned Pregnancy, Empowering Women and Girls, Indianapolis Woman supplement January, 2009

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., No Pap Smears Before Age 21,
www.acponline.org/about_acp/chapters/in/mar10.pdf

Mattar, S, Rohr-Kirchgraber, T, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery: Is it for your child? Indy Child, Sept 2011

Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Welch J, Cause of the doctor shortage: A Rebuttal. Pointing the blame at women physicians strays from reality. Medical Economics July 25, 2011 66, 59
,http://digital.healthcaregroup.advanstar.com/nxtbooks/advanstar/medec_20110725/index.php#/64/OnePage

Reprinted Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine 8/2011 http://issuu.com/saemonline/docs/awaem_awareness_july-august?viewMode=magazine&mode=embed

Mensah, N, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Eating Disorders in Adults, IMS Bulletin, October 2012

Rohr-Kirchgraber T More progress needed for primary care docs Indianapolis Business Journal, Nov 4-10, 2013

Rohr-Kirchgraber T Marguerite Shepard Nominated for Otis R. Bowen Award IUSM INScope, October 3, 2013

 

Lehmann A, Taylor J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Vilano E. Overseeing the Ovaries Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, 2014 Sep

Reynolds R, Rouse J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/02/14/hoosier-women-can-benefit-from-cvs-tobacco-policy/5483307/

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T
http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/11/30/woody-burtons-story-helps-understanding-domestic-violence/19648307/

Rouse J, Rohr-KirchgraberT http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/11/08/speak-stop-domestic-violence/18619719/

Lehmann A, Taylor J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Vilano E, Overseeing the Ovaries Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin September, 2014

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Thank Your Rep. Burton http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/11/30/woody-burtons-story-helps-understanding-domestic-violence/19648307/

Rouse, J, Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Stand up to Domestic Violence http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/11/08/speak-stop-domestic-violence/18619719/

Fluellen S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/2014/12/06/help-reduce-indianas-high-infant-mortality-rate/19912621/

Rohr-Kirchgraber T,  Geraghty M, Burke A, Van Winkle K, IUDs in Adolescents and Young Adults. Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin October, 2015


Combs L., Ellpersman S., Menegotto J., Rohr-Kirchgraber T.,State Should Require Paid Maternity Leave http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2015/11/06/state-require-paid-maternity-leave/75325688/?

Combs L, Ellsperman S, Menegotto J,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Paid Maternity Leave: A Public Health
Concern Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, 2016 Feb

Tolliver K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, A novel approach to an old problem: The development of an internal medicine transitions clinic. Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin July, 2016

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Affordable Care Act Hurts Hoosiers Indy Star Letter to the Editor March, 2017

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Alzheimer’s Disproportionally Affects Women  Indy Star Friday May 5, 2017http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2017/05/05/letters-alzheimers-disproportionately-affects-women/101160176/

 

Gurram H, Schoenfeld E, Kuschel S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Family Ties: Hereditary Inflammatory Breast Cancer Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, April 2017

 

Grayer D, Combs L, Hiler S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Indiana Ranks 47th in the Nation for Cervical Cancer Screening. Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin June, 2017

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., IU's new policy will improve the lives of infants Indy Star May 22, 2017

http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2017/05/22/letters-its-time-president-pence/332508001/

 

Rohr-Kirchgrabcer, T., Protect prevention funding in Obamacare, Indy Star 7/10/17

http://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2017/07/07/letters-protect-obamacare-prevention-funding/459032001/

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T When Insurers Save, Patients and Doctors Payhttps://thedoctorweighsin.com/when-insurers-save-patients-and-doctors-pay/

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Sher J., Proteinuria: Primary Care Workup before Referral to Nephrology  http://imsonline.org/bulletins/2017december.pdf

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T. May is Skin Cancer Month https://www.facebook.com/speedwaytownpress/photos/pcb.2032101687056213/2032101350389580/?type=3&theater

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T "National HIV Testing Day is June 27" The Speedway Town Press

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Here’s how the proposed CVS Aetna merger could increase costs, restrict access https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/10/how-the-proposed-cvs-aetna-merger-could-boost-costs-restrict-access.html

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Health Screenings and Sports physicals July 25, 2018 Speedway Town Press

 

Chaing, J Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Medical Association supports Kavanaugh investigation https://indianapolisstar-in.newsmemory.com/?token=6f6af4869b5d8a2840353c04edda0370&cnum=3175426&fod=1111111STD&selDate=20181001&licenseType=paid_subscriber&

 

Cavanghan, M Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Primary Care: Thyroid Testing and Screening Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, Sept, 2018

 

Bush A, Kumar N, Rohr-Kirchgraber T Creating a Sex and Gender Curriculum Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, Sept, 2018

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Medical Economics Women need better more affordable health care.  Medical Economics November 28, 2018 http://www.medicaleconomics.com/med-ec-blog/women-need-better-more-affordable-cardiovascular-care

 

Parikh P., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., HPV Vaccination Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, November, 2018

 

Parikh P., Omorogbe A., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Dauss K., The Healthcare Needs of Incarcerated

Women Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, November, 2018

 

Vogel C., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Childhood Sex Abuse: A Pre-Existing Condition Under Attack: A Case Study on Sexual Trauma and Disordered Eating Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, September, 2019 https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/IMS-Bulletin-September-Web.pdf

 

Bajpai S., Burgett K., McNeil-Masuka JK., Duncan FC., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., A Must-Not-Miss Diagnosis for Women with Normal Lab Values: Type III Hereditary Angioedema

Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, November, 2019

https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/IMS-Bulletin-November-Web.pdf

 

Nissa SS, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Women DO Belong in Academic Medicine Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, December 2019 https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/IMS-Bulletin-December-Website.pdf

 

McElderry B., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Loy Mcfee, MD Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, January 2020 https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/January-2020-Bulletin-Website.pdf

 

Haddad A., Chiang J., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Trained Pharmacists Should Be Able to Prescribe Oral Contraceptives Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, February 2020 https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/February-2020-Bulletin-Web.pdf

 

 

Haddad A., Chiang J., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Braulin SE., Medical students, physicians express opposition to SB 299 https://www.kpcnews.com/opinions/article_fae555c9-0e53-58a1-b057-4229c3476c19.html

https://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/readers/2020/03/01/indystar-letters-to-the-editor/4892392002/

Vogel C., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Women in Medicine: Dr. Arabelle (Baker) Wolf, DO  Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, March 2020

 

McNeil-Masuka J., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Women in Medicine: Naomi Dalton, MD  Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin, April 2020  https://indymedicalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/April-2020-Bulletin-Website.pdf

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Sotto S., Brown C., Donegan DM., Crowley E.,  Sharp S.,

Dilly C., O’Leary H., The Guilt of Not Being on the Frontlines of the Pandemic

https://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2020/04/the-guilt-of-not-being-on-the-frontlines-of-the-pandemic.html

 Book Reviews:

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T Good in a Crisis, Margaret Overton, MD AMWA Connections, Spring 2012

Rohr-Kirchgraber,T, Harmony of the Spheres: A Working Mom’s Lessons of Love, Strength & Balance, Farzanna Sherene Haffizulla, MD,  AMWA Connections, Summer 2012

Poster Presentations/Published Abstracts

Salahuddin, A., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Pheochromocytoma With Multiple Organ   Crisis: Fever With Elevated IL-6 Successfully Treated With Alpha and Beta Blockade and Surgery.  American College of Physicians, Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/93.

 

Sadowsky, J., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Symptomatic Resolution of  Cryptosporidium Induced Diarrhea After Treatment with Paromomycin.  American College of Physicians, Ohio Regional Meeting, Columbus, OH, 10/93.

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Coogan, S., Aneurysm of the Gastroduodenal Artery Masquerading as a Pancreatic Mass. American College of Physicians, Ohio    Regional Meeting, Columbus, OH, 10/93

 

Cozmin, L., Aggarwal, S., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., An Unusual Presentation of a Common Disease: Hemiballismus As a Presenting Feature of Hyperglycemia.  American College of Physicians, Ohio regional meeting, Columbus, OH, 10/93

 

Batlle, J., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Diffuse Arthralgias: Rheumatic Fever Makes and Appearance.  American College of Physician, Upstate Regional Meeting, Albany, NY, 10/96.

 

Mace, J., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Neisseria Gonorrhea: A STD to be Considered in the Workup of a Sore Throat. American College of Physician, Upstate Regional Meeting, Albany, NY, 10/96.

 

Lohar, P., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., An Unusual Presentation of Anti Glomerular Basement Membrane Disease (ANTI-GBM) Presenting As Non-Oliguric Renal Failure.  American College of Physicians, Upstate Regional Meeting, Rochester, NY, 10/97

 

Agarwal, S., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., A Toxic Reaction to Diphenhydramine: Case Report and Review of the Literature. American College of Physicians, Upstate Regional Meeting, Buffalo, NY, 10/98.

 

Kholsa, M., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Warfarin Induced Skin Necrosis American College of Physicians, Upstate Regional Meeting, Buffalo, 10/02. Presented as a poster

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., DeLaCruz, M., Think it is Mono, But It’s Not: Still’s Disease, SGIM Mid Atlantic Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 3/03. Presented as a poster

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Lipson, A. Good pasture’s Syndrome in Elderly Man: “Treat Him as Your Dad”, SGIM Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2/06

 

Huntington, Mary Anne, Rohr-Kirchgraber, T. Surpise! It’s Not the Parrot: Histoplasmosis as a Cause of Chronic Cough. SGIM Regional Conference, Chicago, IL, 9/09

 

Schowe E, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Rouse M., Don’t Just Stand There, Say Something: The Importance of Faculty Identification and Support of Medical Residents with Eating Disorders (ED) . American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/12

 

Suah A, Hale A, Mahapatra S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., A Stake in the Game: Concussion Incidence and Outcomes in Girls American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/12

 

Irojah B, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Quantiferron( interferon γ assay) testing in +PPD: Saving Months of Treatment! American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/12

 

Nair KM, Ashurst SE, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, There Is Always More to the Story: Screening for Domestic Violence (DV). American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/12

 

Irojah B, Rusiecki L, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., The Physician’s role in improving health care outcomes in survivors of childhood sexual abuse.  American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, 4/12

 

Kim CJ, Lin JB, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Anorexia Nervosa: An Unusual Cause of Hepatic Portal Venous Gas American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, New York, NY,  3/13

 

Griffin S, Bruns S, Raza M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Borderline Personality Disorder: Can We Do More? Oxytocin American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting Indianapolis, IN 3/20

 

Abstract Publications:

Hindka, D, Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Brain Death!! Or Acute Barbiturate Intoxication. Journal of General Internal Medicine, April Supp, 2000

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Osteoporosis in a Young Woman after TAHBSO for Ovarian Carcinoma. “It’s Not Always What it Seems”: Celiac Sprue as a Diagnosis without GI Symptoms.  Journal of General Internal Medicine, April supplement, 2000

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Bhattari, J., Adrenoleukodystrophy Presenting as Multiple Sclerosis with Fever and Leg Weakness Journal of General Internal Medicine, Vol. 17, April Supp: 1:66, 2002

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Tuncer, T., The Eating Disorder That Wasn’t, Journal of General Internal Medicine, Vol. 17, April Supp: 1:65, 2002

 

Bonamino D, Harris AS,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Breast Creepy Crawlers American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Kuruppu D, Carr C, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Coping with Changing Roles: When Doctors Become Patients American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Narsinghani A, Clark B, Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Legal Guardianship of Adults with Eating Disorders American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Olabisi J, O’Neal KB, Reynolds R, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, My Stomach Hurts! When should H. pylori testing be done?” American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Hissong E, Shao J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, The Childhood Cancer Survivors – Unique Cardiovascular Risks American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

 O’Connor K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, When It’s Not Just Sinusitis: Primary Osteogenic Sarcoma of the Sphenoid Sinsus American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Miller K, Patel N,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T,You Are Bursting My Bubble: Ovarian Cysts

American Medical Women’s Association http://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/2014-National-Conference-Abstract-Booklet_final21.pdf

 

Munger B, Patterson D, Dockendorff SA, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Barbie®even influences the blind! How a blind woman developed an Eating Disorder American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 4/15https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/AMWA100-Abstract-Booklet.pdf

 

Combs L, Ellsperman S,  Menegotto J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, The Policy that Wasn’t; Surveying the Maternity Leave Policy of  Indianapolis-Area Healthcare Systems American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 4/15https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/AMWA100-Abstract-Booklet.pdf

 

Strothmann K, Clary JM, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, M.D Achy Breaky Heart: Fact or Fiction? American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 4/15https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/AMWA100-Abstract-Booklet.pdf

 

Lehmann A,  Taylor J,  Vilano E, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Overseeing the Ovaries: Managing Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Young Woman American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 4/15https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/AMWA100-Abstract-Booklet.pdf

 

Luria CJ,  Kenninger HM,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T, A Running Rash – Exercise-Induced Urticaria American Medical Women’s Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 4/15https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/AMWA100-Abstract-Booklet.pdf

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Kirchgraber P, Duell T, Negotiating the Divide: Gender and Salary American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Annan F, Hunter M, Krause K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “A Sore Throat Can Cause a Broken Heart: Acute Rheumatic Fever American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL 3/16

 

Asrar A, Azar M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Why Diet History Matters American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Austgen M, Lee A, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Too Much of a Good Thing? Two Cases of Excessive Exercise in Teenagers American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Bakare A, Okonokhua, Patterson K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Controversy Surrounding Routine Mammography American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Black K, Pedro C, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Hit Like a Girl: Differences in Post-Concussive Symptoms and Management Between Males and Females American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Connor C, Siriwardane J, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Why Am I So Tired and Sore? A Case of Inflammatory Myopathy. American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Ellsperman S, Menegotto J, Thomas C, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Baby Boomers at Risk: Hepatitis C an Infection of the Liver American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Flores S, Weaver L, Armstrong S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Not Supposed to Happen Here! Acute PSGN American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Harris A, McLaughlin B, Enders S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Oh My Aching Back! Multiple Myeloma American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Grayer D, Wallace K, McGraw S, Azar M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Ten Years of Insulin for Nothing? Type 1 Diabetes Disappears American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Langhals P, Wiseman M, Strothmann K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Duwve J. When a Cough is a Disaster! Pertussis American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Meyer K, Chauhan D, Herrera MJ, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. What is in My Mouth? A Case of Ewings Sarcoma of the Palate American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Nyaribo LN, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Some Things Are Just Hard to Pass: KUB Foreign Body American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Olabisi J, Paffen S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Anorexia Nervosa: Not Just a Women’s Disease

American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Rigg L, Beans Ross E, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. What is Happening to My Face? Acute Parotid Abscess American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Wang Y, Thomas E, Choi Y, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. The Role of Screening in Preventing ASD Complications American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Easwaran T, Medda R,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Why Does this Acne Medicine Not Work? Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome American Medical Women’s Association, Miami, FL, 3/16

 

Chin EL, Jenkins MJ, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM, Engagement – Collaboration – Advancement in Medicine, Medical Women’s International Association, Vienna, Austria, 7/16

 

Bagwell A, Ewbank ML, Bertoloni Meli S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “I Am Swollen”: Edema in an Adolescent American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Bittar JM, Dunfee EK, Wang CY, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. An Unusual Presentation of

Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Blake E, Wenos C, Worden A, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Enthesophyte of gluteus medius

tendon – an unusual presentation. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Chauhan D, Mubarak H, Pere G, Virtanen P, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Amin T. Tingling and

Numbness: A Case of Transverse Myelitis. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Combs L, Capshew B, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Chumo R. Too Many Cooks or Just Enough?

Scleroderma Crisis Management. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Elsahy D, Alshawa L, Peters A, White D, Villano E, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Novel

Associations with Aicardi Syndrome. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Gurram H, Schoenfeld E, Kuschel S, Patterson K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Family Ties:

Screening for Inflammatory Breast Cancer. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Hannaford K, Patel P, Sandelski M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Vitamin D Deficiency and its

Potential Role American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Hinova V, Oliger A, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Case of Vertiginous Migraine American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Medda R, Waldrop C, Huang C, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Opioid Addiction Hidden by

Anorexia American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Schlotman KE, Omorogbe AA, Parikh P, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Inadequate Women's

Healthcare Behind Bars. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Hernandez C, Sandoval S, Metcalf M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. Cough, Cough..Colon Cancer. American Medical Women’s Association, San Francisco, CA 4/17 https://www.amwa-doc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/AMWA-102-ABSTRACT-BOOKLET.pdf

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Duell TB, Reid T, Save a Life: Physician Emotional Distress and Concern for Credentialing. Academy of Women’s Health, Washington, DC 4/17 http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jwh.2017.29011.abstracts

 

 Kumar N, Bush A, Rohr-Kirchgraber T Creating a Sex and Gender Curriculum in Medical Education |    American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Kus L, Ogle L, Bertoloni-Meli S, Sawyer K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T It’s Not The Alcohol: Autoimmune Hepatitis in an Alcoholic Woman American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Plate R, Caldwell K, Davis S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T Caregiver’s Devastating Consequences for Delaying Self-Care  American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Benjamin CK, Phillips W, Sturm J, Sommer E, Rohr-Kirchgraber T Eating Disorders - A Sign of Survival! American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Waterman CL, Bell MC, McNeil-Masuka JK, Li W, Hess KA, Rohr-Kirchgraber T If In Doubt, Cut It Out! A Skin Lesion Raises Suspicion For Systemic Disease  American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Paffen SE, Bittar JM, Muldoon JL, Bajpai S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans imitating pilonidal cyst  American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Burkhart N, GiaQuinta S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T

You Need Your Pap: A Quality Project to Increase Pap Completion Rates in a Large Public Hospital System  American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Harrison M, Burkhart, N, McHugh K, Wymore K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T I Lost My Clitoris American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Thomas V, Guillaume W, Rohr-Kirchgraber T  “But I am taking my meds!” Liddle syndrome goes unrecognized American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Knight C,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T Eating Disorders: Not Only for the Young  American Medical Women’s Association, Philadelphia, PA 3/2018

 

Bandyopadhyay A, Slaven JE, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM, Manchanda SK,

Effect of Socio-Economic and Demographic Factors on Sleep Duration in Women Sleep Meeting, Baltimore, MD June 2018

 

Rodriguez G, Schultheis PA, Bigelow KA, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM. “’OMG is it cancer?’ Encouraging patient self-advocacy for better outcomes.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Muldoon J, Davis EM, Sharifi M, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “Preventing Vaginal Adhesions: Stevens Johnsons Syndrome.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Painter JA, Nader SM, Kuhlman S, Rohr-Kirchgraber T, Manchanda N. “Could it have been the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine devices (LNG-IUDs)? Unprovoked Pulmonary Embolism.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Shu B, Etling A, Jostes A, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “Not a sexually transmitted infection: Lipschutz ulcers in a young anxious female.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Abhyankar PR, Sharifi M, Hinojosa ML, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM. Surprise, it was not the pizza! Abdominal pain after eating pizza = renal infarction in a lupus patient.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Bittar J, Etling A, Bittar N, Hess K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “Acquired Acrodermatitis Enteropathica (AE) after Enteral Nutrition in an Elderly Female.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Parikh P, Lai C, Keller S, Pease K, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “Playing the waiting game: Why late treatment decreases survival and increases costs of breast cancer.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

McNeil-Masuka JK, Bajpai S, Burgett KM, Duncan, FC, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM. “Women with normal C1 – inhibitors can still have Type III HAE!” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Hull A, Gronceski M, Zapf-Pedraza R, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “When Is Screening for Primary Hyperparathyroidism Indicated?” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Vogel CJ, Kagan P, Rohr-Kirchgraber T. “Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Preexisting Condition Under Attack.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

deOliveira A, Porada KM, Pratt RE, Rohr-Kirchgraber TM. “Just because it has been there for years doesn’t mean it is not important: Koenen Tumor and Tuberous Sclerosis.” Medical Women’s International Association Centennial Meeting New York, NY 2019

 

Spring J., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Diversity on the Walls of IUSM IUSM Education Day, Indianapolis, IN March 2020

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Teaching Awards in Internal Medicine  IUSM Education Day, Indianapolis, IN March 2020

 

Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Sex and Gender Elective  IUSM Education Day, Indianapolis, IN March 2020

 

Caruso J., Haque L., Rohr-Kirchgraber T., Yang H., Neurosarcoidosis: a Rare Diagnostic Challenge in Modern Medicine American Medical Women’s Association Indianapolis, IN 3/2020

 

Mitchell A., Haddad A., Chiang J.,  Dungy-Poythress L., Matory J.,  Rohr-Kirchgraber T.,

 “What? No pelvic exam?” Getting oral contraception from a pharmacist American Medical Women’s Association Indianapolis, IN 3/2020

 

 

Titles & Appointments

  • Barbara F. Kampen Professor of Women's Health
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    1991 RES University Hospitals of Cleveland
    1988 MD Cornell University
    1984 BA California State University
  • Research

    Diversity on the Walls: Study of women and underrepresentative physicians on the walls of IUSM

    Only Woman in the Room: An oral history of women physicians in the 70's and 80's.

    Emotional distress and women physicians. 

  • Professional Organizations
    Academy of Women's Health
    American Association of Physician Leaders
    American College of Physicians
    American Heart Association
    American Medical Association
    American Medical Women's Association
    Indiana State Medical Association
    Indianapolis Medical Society
    Medical Women's International Association
    Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Adolescent Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    Primary Care of Adults and the Young Adult Cancer Survivors; Promoting a Healthy Life Style; Eating Disorders (at the Charis Center for Eating Disorders).

    Clinical Sites:

    IUHP Glendale Primary Care for Adults

    Charis Center for Eating Disorders

  • Awards
    Org: American Medical Women's Association
    Desc: The Bertha Van Hoosen Award, named in honor of the Founder and first President of AMWA, honors a woman physician who has demonstrated exceptional leadership and service to AMWA, and has been an active member for at least five years.
    Scope: National
    Date: 2018-03-01
    Org: Indiana University Trustees
    Desc: Trustees Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Women's Association
    Desc: Local Hero
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: IUPUI
    Desc: Prestigious External Award Recognition
    Scope: Campus
    Date:
    Org: American College of Physicians Indiana Chapter
    Desc: Laureate Award
    Scope: State
    Date:
    Org: California State University, Long Beach
    Desc: Distinguished Alumni
    Scope: University
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Women's Association
    Desc: Fellow
    Scope: National
    Date:
    Org: Women of INfluence Marion County
    Desc: Women of Influence Trailblazer
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: Women's Fund of Indiana
    Desc: Inspirational Physician
    Scope: Local
    Date:
    Org: IUPUI
    Desc: Outstanding Veteran Woman Faculty
    Scope: University
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Women's Association
    Desc: Commitment to Excellence
    Scope: University
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Association
    Desc: Innovations in Medicine Award
    Scope: National
    Date:
    Org: Indianapolis Monthly
    Desc: Indianapolis Top Doctors
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Women's Association
    Desc: President’s Award
    Scope: National
    Date:
    Org: Wishard Health System
    Desc: Advocating, Caring, Teaching, Service Award
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: American Medical Association
    Desc: Hispanic Physicians Political Leadership
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: Emory University School of Medicine
    Desc: Minority Faculty Development Award
    Scope: Regional
    Date:
    Org: Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey
    Desc: Humanism in Medicine Award
    Scope: National
    Date:

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