Christina M. Imming, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Christina Imming joined the Paul C. Gaffney Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine in 2017 immediately following completion of her combined residency in internal medicine-pediatrics at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. As a primary career goal, she had sought to work with Children with Special Health Care Needs, and was involved in the initiation of the Complex Care Center at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in 2017, established through the division of General Academic Pediatrics. She serves half her practice time in Complex Care, split with her work as a Hospitalist in the Division of Hospital Medicine. Her teaching interests focus on working with trainees regarding Children with Medical Complexity and their medical needs.

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Education & Training

  • BA, Zoology, Miami University of Ohio
  • MD, University of Cincinnati
  • Residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Selected Publications

Comprehensive Curriculum for Internal Medicine Residents on Primary Care of Patients Identifying as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender. ElohoUfomara MD, MS. Kristen L Eckstrand, MD, PhD. Carla Spagnoletti MD, MS. Clark Veet, MD. Thomas J Walk, MD. Camille Webb, M. Elena JimenezGutierrez MD. Christina Imming, MD. Emily Guhl, MD. Kwonho Jeong, MS. Doris Rubio, PhD. Peggy Hasley, HD, MHSC. MedEdPORTAL.2020;16:10875

Gewalin Aungaroon, Katherine D. Holland, Paul S. Horn, Christina Mackell Imming, Shannon M. Standridge. 2017. Drug-resistantepilepsy in children with partial onset epilepsy treated with carbamazepine, International Journal of Neuroscience, 127:10, 849-853.

Full Publication List via NIH PubMed »

Research Interests

  • Children with Medical Complexity