Christina Han, MD

Women's Reproductive Health Research Scholar; Albert Mckern Scholar Award for Perinatal Research (2012)

Departments & Organizations

High-Risk Pregnancy Program

Prenatal Diagnostic Program

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Han completed the combined B.S.-M.D. program at the University of California at Riverside and UCLA, where she was a UC Regent Scholar and was awarded the William H. Dignam, M.D. Award for Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She completed her residency training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, and was active in ACOG District IX Committee for Underserved Women, international medical missions, and multiple hospital committees. She received the Gregory Dantzler, M.D. Chief Resident Teaching Award, Berlex Resident Teaching Award, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Outstanding Resident Award, and Bruce and Sylvia Stern Resident Manuscript Award. Dr. Han then came to Yale, where she completed her training in Maternal-Fetal Medicine.

Her research and clinical interests are focused around diabetes, endocrine, and metabolic disorders in pregnancy, particularly the pathophysiology of resulting aberrations at the maternal-fetal interface, the prevention of adverse pregnancy outcomes, and in-utero fetal programming. Additionally, with a strong interest in information technology, she is developing novel web- and smartphone-based technology platforms to enhance the physician-patient, physician-physician, and educator-trainee interactions.

Dr. Han serves on the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Communications committee and Education Outreach sub-committee.

Education & Training

MD UCLA School of Medicine (2004)
BS University of California at Riverside, Biomedical Sciences (2001)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

International Activity

  • Gynecologic surgery Tagbilaran City, Philippines (2010)

    Surgical Mission

  • Gynecologic surgery Palayan City, Philippines (2008)

    Surgical Mission

  • Gynecologic surgery Solola, Guatemala (2007)

    Surgical Mission

  • Primary care Falmouth, Jamaica (2006)

    Medical Mission

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Contact Info

Christina Han, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Maternal-Fetal Medicine150 Sargent Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
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