Christopher D Woodrell, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Specialty:Geriatrics, Palliative Care
Dr. Woodrell received his medical degree from The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and trained at The Mount Sinai Hospital as a house staff officer in internal medicine. He continued his training at Mount Sinai as a fellow in hospice and palliative medicine in the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, where he is now employed as junior faculty as a physician and clinical investigator. He is interested in the delivery of palliative care to seriously ill patients and their families, with a focus on those facing advanced liver disease and liver cancer.
He completed undergraduate training in biochemistry at Swarthmore College, and spent time before medical school as a ballet and modern dancer in New York City. He hails from Mission Viejo, in Southern California.
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Greives MR, Samra F, Pavlides SC, Blechman KM, Naylor SM, Woodrell CD, Cadacio C, Levine JP, Bancroft TA, Michalak M, Warren SM, Gold LI. Exogenous calreticulin improves diabetic wound healing. Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society; 20(5).
Kehayova PD, Woodrell CD, Dostal PJ, Chandra PP, Jain A. Phototriggered delivery of hydrophobic carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. Photochemical & photobiological sciences : Official journal of the European Photochemistry Association and the European Society for Photobiology 2002 Oct; 1(10).
Nanney LB, Woodrell CD, Greives MR, Cardwell NL, Pollins AC, Bancroft TA, Chesser A, Michalak M, Rahman M, Siebert JW, Gold LI. Calreticulin enhances porcine wound repair by diverse biological effects. The American journal of pathology 2008 Sep; 173(3).
Bonocora RP, Caignan G, Woodrell C, Werner MH, Hinton DM. A basic/hydrophobic cleft of the T4 activator MotA interacts with the C-terminus of E.coli sigma70 to activate middle gene transcription. Molecular microbiology 2008 Jul; 69(2).
Wei Y, Liu S, Lausen J, Woodrell C, Cho S, Biris N, Kobayashi N, Wei Y, Yokoyama S, Werner MH. A TAF4-homology domain from the corepressor ETO is a docking platform for positive and negative regulators of transcription. Nature structural & molecular biology 2007 Jul; 14(7).
Ghiassi-Nejad Z, Hernandez-Gea V, Woodrell C, Lang UE, Dumic K, Kwong A, Friedman SL. Reduced hepatic stellate cell expression of Kruppel-like factor 6 tumor suppressor isoforms amplifies fibrosis during acute and chronic rodent liver injury. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 2013 Feb; 57(2).
Woodrell C, Weiss J, Branch A, Gardenier D, Krauskopf K, Kil N, Paredes H, Bichoupan K, Sigel K. Primary Care-Based Hepatitis C Treatment Outcomes With First-Generation Direct-Acting Agents. Journal of addiction medicine 2015 Oct; 9(5).