Christina LeBedis, MD
Institution: Boston University/Boston University Medical Center
Christina LeBedis, MD, is a board certified radiologist and assistant professor at Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, respectively. She has been awarded multiple honors and is recognized for her academic accomplishments as an educator in the field. She is an invited lecturer, sits on multiple committees and boards such as Radiology Society of North America Education Exhibits, Society of Abdominal Radiology, American Association for Women Radiologists, and American Society of Emergency Radiology. She has 25 peer reviewed published articles, contributed to 10 textbooks, and 57 national presentations.
Dr. LeBedis has been the BUSM Radiology Clerkship Director since 2012. During that time, she has mentored 42 medical students who successfully sought radiology as a career. The mentoring process includes involvement in clinical radiology research, educational endeavors and quality improvement projects. Dr. LeBedis’ quality improvement project led by three medical students has involved two entire medical school classes and is focused on the HEDIS (Healthcare Effectiveness Data Information Set) lower back pain initiative.