Christine O'Dea

Christine J O'Dea , MD,MPH

Associate Professor of Clinical

Robert and Myfanwy Smith Chair of Family Medicine, Associate Chair and Co-Director, Medical Spanish/Latino Health Elective

Medical Sciences Building


COM Fam Med Residency/Fellowship - 0582


Bachelor of Arts: University of Dayton Dayton, OH, 1993 (Biology)

Medical Degree: Mayo Medical School Rochester, MN, 1997

Residency: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2000

Master in Public Health: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 2019 (Health Systems Management)

Clinical Interests

Family Medicine


Family Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

Global health, Latino Health, Immigrant health

Research Support

Grant: #OSU 60062166 sub OMD G-1819-05-0094 / OMD201807 Investigators:Acquavita, Shauna; Bankston, Karen; Bernheisel, Christopher; Brammer, Susan; Donnelly, John; Elder, Nancy; Fathman, Amy; Gillespie, Gordon; Kiesler, H. Joseph; Kroger-Jarvis, Melanie; Lewis, Christopher; Mount, Hillary; Nandyal, Lauri; O'Dea, Christine; Perraud, Suzanne; Shomo, Anisasattara; Tobias, Barbara; Tyson, Ronald; Weinstock, Keri; White, Christopher; Wilder, Christine 10-01-2017 -06-30-2018 Ohio Department of Medicaid Training an Interprofessional Workforce Prepared to Care for the Medicaid Population through Community-Academic Partnerships Role:Collaborator $119,953.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #60067632 / 8488-TOSU Investigators:Gomez, Ligia; O'Dea, Christine 09-01-2018 -08-31-2020 Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Engaging Language Professionals for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research with Latino Communities Role:PI $12,374.00 Awarded Level:Private Non-Profit


Peer Reviewed Publications

Martin, Keith J; Castano, Carolina; Geraghty, Sarah; Horner, Shaina R; McCann, Erin; Beck, Andrew F; Xu, Yingying; Gomez, Ligia; O'Dea, Christine; Jacquez, Farrah; Clark, Vicki L Plano; Rule, Amy R L (2022. ) Barriers and Facilitators to Prevention and Care of COVID-19 Infection in Cincinnati Latinx Families: a Community-Based Convergent Mixed Methods Study.Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities, , More Information

Contact Information

UC Dept of Family and Community Medicine
PO Box 670582
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267-0582
Phone: (513) 558-4021
Fax: (513) 558-3030