Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH
Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH, is the Kenneth L. Minaker Chair in Geriatrics and Director of Research for the Division of Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). She is a board-certified geriatrician and palliative care physician and conducts research focused on optimizing quality of life for those with chronic serious illness and multimorbidity. She co-leads the NINR-funded Palliative Care Research Cooperative and the national Home-based Primary Care and Palliative Care Consortium, which seeks to improve our understanding and care of the homebound population. Dr. Ritchie directs the Center for Aging and Serious Illness Research within the MGH Mongan Institute. She is also the Co-Director for the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Outreach Recruitment and Engagement Core.