Class of 2023, Family Medicine Resident, Medical School: University of Queensland School of MedicineChristopher Van Hise, MD
Dr. Van Hise is a native of New York. He graduated from Wheaton College in Massachusetts with a B.A. in Psychology and completed the post-baccalaureate Premedical Program at Columbia University. He attended medical school at the University Of Queensland School of Medicine, which brought him to New Orleans by way of Brisbane, Australia. During medical school he organized health workshops for refugees and asylum seekers, tutored, and conducted clinical research on cardiac biomarkers. He received the inaugural Dr. and Mrs. Roy Gregory Scholarship in Family Medicine. Dr. Van Hise was drawn to EJGH by the strong sense of community, excellent training, and the opportunity to serve the people of New Orleans. He is interested in practicing broad-spectrum family medicine in an underserved community. His academic interests include health policy & advocacy, refugee health, and medical education. Dr. Van Hise is an active member of the AAFP and LAFP, holding positions in both organizations. When he’s not working, you can find Chris cooking, cycling, at a local brewery, or ranting about Everton Football Club.