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

Clinical Interests

Family Medicine


Family Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

Global 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

Owrangi, B; Masters, N; Vollmerhausen, T L; O'dea, C; Kuballa, A; Katouli, M (2017. ) Comparison between virulence characteristics of dominant and non-dominant Escherichia coli strains of the gut and their interaction with Caco-2 cells.Microbial pathogenesis, , More Information

Simpson, Shannon J; Logie, Karla M; O'Dea, Christopher A; Banton, Georgia L; Murray, Conor; Wilson, Andrew C; Pillow, J Jane; Hall, Graham L (2017. ) Altered lung structure and function in mid-childhood survivors of very preterm birth.Thorax, , More Information

Dickson, Joanne M; Moberly, Nicholas J; O'Dea, Christian; Field, Matt (2016. ) Goal Fluency, Pessimism and Disengagement in Depression.PloS one, , 11 (11 ) ,e0166259 More Information

Tremblay, Grant R; Oonk, J B Raymond; Combes, Françoise; Salomé, Philippe; O'Dea, Christopher P; Baum, Stefi A; Voit, G Mark; Donahue, Megan; McNamara, Brian R; Davis, Timothy A; McDonald, Michael A; Edge, Alastair C; Clarke, Tracy E; Galván-Madrid, Roberto; Bremer, Malcolm N; Edwards, Louise O V; Fabian, Andrew C; Hamer, Stephen; Li, Yuan; Maury, Anaëlle; Russell, Helen R; Quillen, Alice C; Urry, C Megan; Sanders, Jeremy S; Wise, Michael W (2016. ) Cold, clumpy accretion onto an active supermassive black hole.Nature, , 534 (7606 ) ,218-21 More Information

Moushey, Erin; Shomo, Anisa; Elder, Nancy; O'Dea, Christy; Rahner, David (2014. ) Community partnered projects: residents engaging with community health centers to improve care. Family medicine, , 46 (9 ) ,718-23

Hall, Graham L; Thompson, Bruce R; Stanojevic, Sanja; Abramson, Michael J; Beasley, Richard; Coates, Andrew; Dent, Annette; Eckert, Brenton; James, Alan; Filsell, Sue; Musk, A W Bill; Nolan, Gary; Dixon, Barbara; O'Dea, Chris; Savage, Jenni; Stocks, Janet; Swanney, Maureen P (2012. ) The Global Lung Initiative 2012 reference values reflect contemporary Australasian spirometry.Respirology (Carlton, Vic.), , 17 (7 ) ,1150-1 More Information

Banks, James; O'Dea, Cormac; Oldfield, Zoë (2011. ) Cognitive function, numeracy and retirement saving trajectories. Economic journal (London, England), , 120 (548 ) ,F381-F410

Thompson, Bruce R; Stanojevic, Sanja; Abramson, Michael J; Beasley, Richard; Coates, Andrew; Dent, Annette; Eckert, Brenton; James, Alan; Filsell, Sue; Musk, A W Bill; Nolan, Gary; Dixon, Barbara; O'Dea, Chris; Savage, Jenni; Stocks, Janet; Swanney, Maureen P; Hall, Graham L (2011. ) The all-age spirometry reference ranges reflect contemporary Australasian spirometry.Respirology (Carlton, Vic.), , 16 (6 ) ,912-7 More Information

Johnston, Jeffrey M; Kurtz, Caroline B; Macdougall, James E; Lavins, Bernard J; Currie, Mark G; Fitch, Donald A; O'Dea, Chris; Baird, Mollie; Lembo, Anthony J (2010. ) Linaclotide improves abdominal pain and bowel habits in a phase IIb study of patients with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.Gastroenterology, , 139 (6 ) ,1877-1886.e2 More Information

O'Dea, C J; Brookes, J H; Wattchow, D A (2010. ) The efficacy of treatment of patients with severe constipation or recurrent pseudo-obstruction with pyridostigmine.Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, , 12 (6 ) ,540-8 More Information

Collinson, A R; Lambert, J M; Liu, Y; O'Dea, C; Shah, S A; Rasmussen, R A; Goldmacher, V S (1994. ) Anti-CD6-blocked ricin: an anti-pan T-cell immunotoxin. International journal of immunopharmacology, , 16 (1 ) ,37-49

Vohr, B R; Coll, C G; Lobato, D; Yunis, K A; O'Dea, C; Oh, W (1991. ) Neurodevelopmental and medical status of low-birthweight survivors of bronchopulmonary dysplasia at 10 to 12 years of age. Developmental medicine and child neurology, , 33 (8 ) ,690-7

Vohr, B R; Karp, D; O'Dea, C; Darrow, D; Coll, C G; Lester, B M; Brown, L; Oh, W; Cashore, W (1990. ) Behavioral changes correlated with brain-stem auditory evoked responses in term infants with moderate hyperbilirubinemia. The Journal of pediatrics, , 117 (2 Pt 1 ) ,288-91

Vohr, B R; Lester, B; Rapisardi, G; O'Dea, C; Brown, L; Peucker, M; Cashore, W; Oh, W (1989. ) Abnormal brain-stem function (brain-stem auditory evoked response) correlates with acoustic cry features in term infants with hyperbilirubinemia. The Journal of pediatrics, , 115 (2 ) ,303-8

Marpole, Rachael; Ohn, Mon; O'Dea, Christopher A; von Ungern-Sternberg, Britta S (2022. ) Clinical utility of preoperative pulmonary function testing in pediatrics.Paediatric anaesthesia, , 32 (2 ) ,191-201 More Information

Cohen, Mitchell B; Gold, Benjamin D; Xanthakos, Stavra A; CaJacob, Nicholas; Weissman, Taryn; Bartolini, Wilmin; Boinpally, Ramesh; Mallick, Madhuja; Reasner, David S; O'Dea, Christopher R; Kwak, Hanna; Ge, Pei (2021. ) Intestinal Guanylate Cyclase-C mRNA Expression in Duodenum and Colon of Children.Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, , 73 (6 ) ,703-709 More Information

Krane, Gregory A; O'Dea, Carly A; Malarkey, David E; Miller, Andrew D; Miller, C Ryan; Tokarz, Debra A; Jensen, Heather L; Janardhan, Kyathanahalli S; Shockley, Keith R; Flagler, Norris; Rainess, Brittani A; Mariani, Christopher L (2021. ) Immunohistochemical evaluation of immune cell infiltration in canine gliomas.Veterinary pathology, , 58 (5 ) ,952-963 More Information

O'Dea, Christian; Huerlimann, Roger; Masters, Nicole; Kuballa, Anna; Veal, Cameron; Fisher, Paul; Stratton, Helen; Katouli, Mohammad (2021. ) Microbial Diversity Profiling of Gut Microbiota of Macropus giganteus Using Three Hypervariable Regions of the Bacterial 16S rRNA.Microorganisms, , 9 (8 ) , More Information

Collins, Rachel; Singh, Bhajan; Payne, Donald N; Bharat, Chrianna; Noffsinger, William; Dhaliwal, Satvinder S; O'Dea, Christopher; Mulrennan, Siobhain (2021. ) Effect of transfer from a pediatric to adult cystic fibrosis center on clinical status and hospital attendance.Pediatric pulmonology, , 56 (7 ) ,2029-2035 More Information

Schiffer, Ashley A; O'Dea, Conor J; Saucier, Donald A (2021. ) Moral decision-making and support for safety procedures amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Personality and individual differences, , 175 ,110714 More Information

O'Dea, Christopher A; Logie, Karla; Wilson, Andrew C; Pillow, J Jane; Murray, Conor; Banton, Georgia; Simpson, Shannon J; Hall, Graham L; Maiorana, Andrew (2021. ) Lung abnormalities do not influence aerobic capacity in school children born preterm.European journal of applied physiology, , 121 (2 ) ,489-498 More Information

Veca, Rebecca; O'Dea, Christian; Burke, Jarred; Hatje, Eva; Kuballa, Anna; Katouli, Mohammad (2020. ) A Comparative Study of the Adherent-Invasive Escherichia coli Population and Gut Microbiota of Healthy Vegans versus Omnivores.Microorganisms, , 8 (8 ) , More Information

Preda, Tamara; McGrath, Rachel; Bingham, Janne; Fawcett, Alexandra; O'Dea, Chloe; Bochner, Melissa; Gill, Peter Grantley; Kollias, James (2020. ) How much does axillary ultrasound contribute in women undergoing breast-conserving surgery with no palpable axillary nodes?.ANZ journal of surgery, , 90 (6 ) ,1146-1150 More Information

Brenner, Darren M; Argoff, Charles E; Fox, Susan M; Bochenek, Wieslaw; D'Astoli, Patricia; Blakesley, Rick E; Reasner, David S; O'Dea, Christopher R; Cash, Brooks D (2020. ) Efficacy and safety of linaclotide for opioid-induced constipation in patients with chronic noncancer pain syndromes from a phase 2 randomized study.Pain, , 161 (5 ) ,1027-1036 More Information

O'Dea, Christian; Zhang, Qian; Staley, Christopher; Masters, Nicole; Kuballa, Anna; Fisher, Paul; Veal, Cameron; Stratton, Helen; Sadowsky, Michael J; Ahmed, Warish; Katouli, Mohammad (2019. ) Compositional and temporal stability of fecal taxon libraries for use with SourceTracker in sub-tropical catchments.Water research, , 165 ,114967 More Information

O'Dea, Connor; Ugarte Trejo, Omar; Arras, Janet; Ehnbom, Andreas; Bhuvanesh, Nattamai; Stollenz, Michael (2019. ) Ethylene-Bridged Hexadentate Bis(amidines) and Bis(amidinates) with Variable Binding Sites.The Journal of organic chemistry, , 84 (21 ) ,14217-14226 More Information

O'Dea, Conor J; Martens, Amanda L; Saucier, Donald A (2019. ) Hitting below the belt: Masculine honor beliefs and perceptions of unfair fighting behavior.Aggressive behavior, , 45 (3 ) ,229-244 More Information

Jelocnik, Martina; Taylor-Brown, Alyce; O'Dea, Christian; Anstey, Susan; Bommana, Sankhya; Masters, Nicole; Katouli, Mohamad; Jenkins, Cheryl; Polkinghorne, Adam (2019. ) Detection of a range of genetically diverse chlamydiae in Australian domesticated and wild ungulates.Transboundary and emerging diseases, , 66 (3 ) ,1132-1137 More Information

Ahmed, Warish; O'Dea, Christian; Masters, Nicole; Kuballa, Anna; Marinoni, Oswald; Katouli, Mohammad (2019. ) Marker genes of fecal indicator bacteria and potential pathogens in animal feces in subtropical catchments.The Science of the total environment, , 656 ,1427-1435 More Information

Lawrence, Kendall M; Berger, Kelsey; Herkert, Lisa; Franciscovich, Christine; O'Dea, Carol Lynn H; Waqar, Lindsay N; Partridge, Emily; Hanna, Brian D; Peranteau, William H; Avitabile, Catherine M; Hopper, Rachel K; Rintoul, Natalie E; Hedrick, Holly L (2019. ) Use of prostaglandin E1 to treat pulmonary hypertension in congenital diaphragmatic hernia.Journal of pediatric surgery, , 54 (1 ) ,55-59 More Information

O'Dea, Christopher A; Logie, Karla; Maiorana, Andrew; Wilson, Andrew C; Pillow, J Jane; Banton, Georgia L; Simpson, Shannon J; Hall, Graham L (2018. ) Increased prevalence of expiratory flow limitation during exercise in children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.ERJ open research, , 4 (4 ) , More Information

Owrangi, B; Masters, N; Kuballa, A; O'Dea, C; Vollmerhausen, T L; Katouli, M (2018. ) Invasion and translocation of uropathogenic Escherichia coli isolated from urosepsis and patients with community-acquired urinary tract infection.European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology, , 37 (5 ) ,833-839 More Information

Schoenfeld, Philip; Lacy, Brian E; Chey, William D; Lembo, Anthony J; Kurtz, Caroline B; Reasner, David S; Bochenek, Wieslaw; Tripp, Kenneth; Currie, Mark G; Fox, Susan M; Blakesley, Rick E; O?Dea, Christopher R; Omniewski, Nicholas D; Hall, Michael L (2018. ) Low-Dose Linaclotide (72??g) for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation: A 12-Week, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.The American journal of gastroenterology, , 113 (1 ) ,105-114 More Information

Swanney, Maureen P; O'Dea, Christopher A; Ingram, Emily R; Rodwell, Leanne T; Borg, Brigitte M (2017. ) Spirometry training courses: Content, delivery and assessment - a position statement from the Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science.Respirology (Carlton, Vic.), , 22 (7 ) ,1430-1435 More Information

Bozio, Antoine; Laroque, Guy; O'Dea, Cormac (2017. ) Discount rate heterogeneity among older households: a puzzle?.Journal of population economics, , 30 (2 ) ,647-680 More Information

Contact Information

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