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Kenneth B. Christopher, MD, SM

Kenneth Christopher is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School and a  Nephrologist and Intensivist who studies Critical Care Outcomes and performs clinical trials.  Dr. Christopher studied Epidemiology at the T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health and was a Harvard Macy Scholar in Medical Education.  At Harvard Medical School, Dr. Christopher is the Associate Director of Global Education and directs blended learning training courses in India, Japan and China.  At the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, he is Director of the Nathan E. Hellman Memorial Laboratory studying Critical Illness outcomes and interventional clinical trials, Assistant Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program and also provides consultative inpatient care in Renal Medicine and Nutrition Support primarily in the Intensive Care Unit environment.  Author of numerous research articles, Dr. Christopher is a frequent and coveted international speaker at major conferences.  He is a recipient of the Annual Scientific Award twice from the Society of Critical Care Medicine, a Promising Investigator Award from the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and grant funding from the National Institute of Health.   He has received several awards for his teaching and training of medical students and physicians from Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

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