Our Providers

Christopher M. Tran, MD

Christopher M. Tran, MD

Christopher M. Tran, MD

Publications

  • Transtympanic Delivery of Antisense Oligonucleotides in Murine Model of Usher Syndrome
    Tran C, Ponnath A, Flaat M, Rigo F, Amato R, Hastings M, Lentz J.
    Podium presentation: Association for Research in Otolaryngology. Feb 23, 2016.
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
  • Otolaryngology: A Color Handbook
    Rosenthal L, Patadia M, Stankiewicz J. Jan 26, 2016.
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
  • Minimally Invasive Management of Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula with T-tube
    Tran C, Fink D, Kunduk M, McWhorter A.
    Publication: Laryngoscope. 2015 Aug;125(8):1911-4. doi: 10.1002/lary.25215. Epub 2015 May 28.
    Poster presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, 2014.
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
  • Infectious Complications of Pediatric Orbital Floor Fractures
    Tran C, Lavie J, Brickman T, Jeyakumar A.
    Poster presentation: American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, COSM 2014.
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA

Undergraduate Education

2004-2008: University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology w/ Natural Sciences Minor
  • Renaissance Scholar
  • Thematic Option Honors

Medical Education

2008-2012: Meharry Medical College School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

  • Doctorate of Medicine

2011-2012: Meharry Medical College School of Graduate Studies & Research, Nashville, TN

  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Certificate

Postgraduate Medical Training

  • 2012-2017: Otolaryngology Residency. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA

Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Honors

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    • Meharry Medical College Chapter President 2011-2012
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
    • Meharry Medical College Chapter Vice-President 2011-2012

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • Houston Physician's Hospital, Peer Review Committee, 2017-present
  • 2016-2017: Association for Research in Otolaryngology
  • 2014-2017: American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

Teaching Experience

  • 2009-2012: CRLA International Tutor Program Certified Tutor, Epps Center for Educational Development & Support, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
  • 2009-2012: Teaching Assistant, Gross Anatomy & Embryology, Department of Integrated Didactics, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
  • 2004-2008: SAT and Mathematics Instructor, Elite Educational Institute, Anaheim Hills, CA
  • 2003-2005: Vietnamese Bilingual Religious Education Instructor & Retreat Leader, St. Boniface Church, Anaheim, CA