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Snapshot from the Christie Foundation

March 13, 2013

The Christie Foundation is named after Dr. Charles W. Christie, who began practicing medicine and surgery in Champaign in 1924. He and his brothers, Dr. John B. Christie and Dr. James… more

Spring 2013 Living Well Seminar Series Announced

March 07, 2013

Coming this April! The Spring 2013 LIVING WELL series brought to you by the Christie Foundation and Parkland College Thursday, April 4 Mental health updates: Depression, stress management, and more Suzanne Martinez,… more

Becoming an Inspiration

February 13, 2013

Tommie Berry’s first memorable touch with the medical profession was in 6th grade when his grandmother Geneva was treated for cancer. She was a family caregiver – a… more

Passionate about giving back to those in my community

January 25, 2013

Bethany Sexton sees two things in her future: regular mission trips to bring speech-language therapy to those in need around the world, and building long-term caring relationships through her speech… more

Christie Foundation to Host Runners’ Symposium on February 16

January 16, 2013

An overflow crowd of nearly 150 runners attended the first Runners’ Symposium in 2012 – over three times as many as expected. The Christie Foundation and Christie Clinic will co-host the… more

A future in midwifery and service abroad

December 28, 2012

Growing up, Hannah Smith spent evenings and weekends babysitting and Sundays teaching Sunday school. Summers were spent lifeguarding and working at a day care center. Interacting with the children over… more