Christina Williams

Christina P Williams

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Surgical Research Unit

COM Surgery Trauma & Critical Care - 0558

Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1577
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267


Bachelor's Degree, Williams College 1999 (Biology and Chemistry)

Medical Degree, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine 2004

General Surgery Residency, Case Western Reserve University 2011

Fellowship in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Cincinnati 2012

Research and Practice Interests

General Surgery, Critical Care/Trauma Surgery

UC Health Clinical Focus

Critical Care Surgery

UC Health Specialities

Surgery-Critical Care


American Board of Surgery (Surgery Critical Care)


American Board of Surgery



Peer Reviewed Publications

Holcomb, John B; Tilley, Barbara C; Baraniuk, Sarah; Fox, Erin E; Wade, Charles E; Podbielski, Jeanette M; del Junco, Deborah J; Brasel, Karen J; Bulger, Eileen M; Callcut, Rachael A; Cohen, Mitchell Jay; Cotton, Bryan A; Fabian, Timothy C; Inaba, Kenji; Kerby, Jeffrey D; Muskat, Peter; O'Keeffe, Terence; Rizoli, Sandro; Robinson, Bryce R H; Scalea, Thomas M; Schreiber, Martin A; Stein, Deborah M; Weinberg, Jordan A; Callum, Jeannie L; Hess, John R; Matijevic, Nena; Miller, Christopher N; Pittet, Jean-Francois; Hoyt, David B; Pearson, Gail D; Leroux, Brian; van Belle, Gerald (2015. )Transfusion of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 ratio and mortality in patients with severe trauma: the PROPPR randomized clinical trial.JAMA, ,313 (5 ),471-82

Baraniuk, Sarah; Tilley, Barbara C; del Junco, Deborah J; Fox, Erin E; van Belle, Gerald; Wade, Charles E; Podbielski, Jeanette M; Beeler, Angela M; Hess, John R; Bulger, Eileen M; Schreiber, Martin A; Inaba, Kenji; Fabian, Timothy C; Kerby, Jeffrey D; Cohen, Mitchell Jay; Miller, Christopher N; Rizoli, Sandro; Scalea, Thomas M; O'Keeffe, Terence; Brasel, Karen J; Cotton, Bryan A; Muskat, Peter; Holcomb, John B (2014. )Pragmatic Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios (PROPPR) Trial: design, rationale and implementation.Injury, ,45 (9 ),1287-95

Voskerician G.;Jin J.;White M.;Williams C.;Rosen M. (06-01-2010. )Effect of biomaterial design criteria on the performance of surgical meshes for abdominal hernia rep.Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, ,21 (6 ),1989-1995

Jin J.;Williams C.;Soltanian H.;Smith M.;Pearl J.;Sanabria J.;Rosen M. (01-01-2010. )Use of abdominal wall allotransplantation as an alternative for the management of end stage abdomina.Journal of Surgical Research, ,162 (2 ),314-320

Voskerician G.;Jin J.;Hunter S.;Williams C.;White M.;Rosen M. (11-01-2009. )Human Peritoneal Membrane Reduces the Formation of Intra-Abdominal Adhesions in Ventral Hernia Repai.Journal of Surgical Research, ,157 (1 ),108-114

Trunzo J.;Ponsky J.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Rosen M. (10-01-2009. )A novel approach for salvaging infected prosthetic mesh after ventral hernia repair.Hernia, ,13 (5 ),545-549

Williams C.;Rosen M.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (12-08-2008. )Objective analysis of the accuracy and efficacy of a novel fascial closure device.Surgical Innovation, ,15 (4 ),307-311

McGee M.;Marks J.;Onders R.;Chak A.;Rosen M.;Williams C.;Jin J.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (08-01-2008. )Infectious implications in the porcine model of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOT.Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, ,68 (2 ),310-318

Williams C.;Reynolds H.;Delaney C.;Champagne B.;Obias V.;Joh Y.;Merlino J.;Kinsella T. (03-01-2008. )Clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy for patients with locally recurrent and advance.American Journal of Surgery, ,195 (3 ),405-409

McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Marks J.;Delaney C.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Chak A.;Matteson D.;Andrews J.;Ponsky J. (03-01-2008. )Late phase TNF-alpha depression in natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) peritoneo.Surgery, ,143 (3 ),318-328

McGee M.;Marks J.;Onders R.;Chak A.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (01-01-2008. )Complete endoscopic closure of gastrotomy after natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery usin.Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, ,22 (1 ),214-220

McGee M.;Marks J.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Chak A.;Schomisch S.;Andrews J.;Okada S.;Ponsky J. (01-01-2008. )Complete endoscopic closure of gastric defects using a full-thickness tissue plicating device.Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, ,12 (1 ),38-45

Jin J.;Rosen M.;Blatnik J.;McGee M.;Williams C.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (11-01-2007. )Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix for Complicated Ventral Hernia Repair: Does Technique Affect Outcomes.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,205 (5 ),654-660

Rosen M.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Williams C.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (10-01-2007. )Laparoscopic component separation in the single-stage treatment of infected abdominal wall prostheti.Hernia, ,11 (5 ),435-440

Rosen M.;Williams C.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (09-01-2007. )Laparoscopic versus open-component separation: a comparative analysis in a porcine model.American Journal of Surgery, ,194 (3 ),385-389

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1577
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-5661