Born and raised in Nigeria, Chris is the PGY-4 Vascular Surgery resident. He attended Purdue University for college, completing a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry. He then completed his MD at Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine and his PhD in Chemistry at Dartmouth's Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies. During surgical residency, his research endeavors have led to the 2020 Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Society Resident Research Award, and a NIH F32 grant investigating the impact of Notch inflammatory pathway inhibition on wound repair pathophysiology.
Hometown: Okene, Kogi State, Nigeria
Research Interests: Intra-arterial Calcification, Critical Limb Ischemia, Diabetic Wound Healing, Drug Development, Design and Delivery, Practice-changing Clinical Outcomes Research
Hobbies: Exploring Ann Arbor, Biking, Kayaking/Canoeing, Reading and Creative Writing