Jennifer Christie, MD

Jennifer Christie

Emory Division of Digestive Diseases
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Gastrointestinal Motility
Director of Clinical Research for Gastroenterology

Phone: 404-778-3184
Fax: 404-778-2578


About Dr. Christie


  • Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, D.C.
  • Residency: Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: University Hospital, Newark, NJ

Dr. Christie is an award-winning gastroenterologist who specializes in gastroesophageal reflux disease, swallowing disorders, women's health, colon cancer screening, and other related conditions. She actively collaborates with colleagues in surgery, gynecology and urology to provide integrated care to produce the best possible outcomes for her patients.

Dr. Christie is actively involved in the education and training of medical students as well as medical residents at Emory University Hospital. She heads several research projects within the division and is the Director of Clinical Research for Gastroenterology.

Active Clinical Trials:

  • A randomized double blind, placebo-controlled trial to examine the effectiveness of lubiprostone on constipation symptoms and colonic transit in diabetic patients 
  • A randomized double blind, active-controlled study of CB-183,315 in patients with Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea. 

Research Coordinator: Latoya Carter 404-778-0401.


Practice Locations

Emory Clinic
1365 Clifton Road, NE
Building B, Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30322

Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322