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Christine Bakhoum, MD, MAS

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Christine Bakhoum, MD, MAS

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Christine Bakhoum, MD, MAS is an Assistant Professor in the Section of Pediatric Nephrology at Yale University. Dr. Bakhoum grew up in Texas, where she graduated from Rice University and then obtained her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She completed her residency training in Pediatrics at Northwell Health – Cohen Children’s Medical Center. She trained in pediatric nephrology at the University of California San Diego, where she also obtained her master’s degree in clinical research. She is a clinical investigator in the Clinical and Translational Research Accelerator (CTRA), and her research is focused on optimizing blood pressure measurement and management in children with kidney disease.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    The University of California San Diego (2021)
  • MAS
    The University of California San Diego, Clinical Research (2021)
  • Residency
    Northwell Health - Cohen Children's Medical Center (2018)
  • MD
    The University of Texas Medical Branch (2015)
  • BA
    Rice University, Biochemistry and Cell Biology (2011)

Honors & Recognition

Outstanding Clinical Science Research Winner, 17th Annual Nephrology Young Investigators Forum2020
Excellence in Research Award - Cohen Children's Medical Center2018
William N. and Ida Zinn Alpha Omega Alpha Award2015
AMWA’s Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation2015
Gold Humanism Honor Society Member2014
Junior Alpha Omega Alpha Member2014

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