Christina Bergin, MD
Christina Bergin, MD, took over as the curricular director of the electives program in January 2015. She grew up in the Midwest, first in Michigan and then in a suburb of Chicago. She attended the University of Notre Dame for her undergraduate education, receiving her BA in Anthropology, and then she received her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine residency training at the Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center/Phoenix VA combined residency program. After completing her residency, she served as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine for the residency program and then joined the program as a faculty member and academic hospitalist the following year. She was appointed Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix in early 2014 and was thrilled to take on the role of electives director when the need arose. When not working here at UA, she works clinically at “Good Sam” (now named Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix) as an academic hospitalist. Her professional interests include medical education, patient safety, patient satisfaction and improving physician-patient communication. Outside of work, she loves hiking, photography, and spending time with her husband, two young daughters, dog and friends.