Dr. Christina Ullrich
Christina Ullrich is PACT Clinical Director. She’s a PACT attending, and an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. She completed fellowships in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Pediatric Palliative Care at Boston Children’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Her research interests include symptom management in children with cancer, with a focus on fatigue. She is also currently investigating the palliative care needs of children who undergo hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
She holds a MD from Harvard Medical School. She currently lives with her husband, a wildlife biologist, who travels widely. Together they enjoy nature and travel, especially if it involves kayaking or exploring coral reefs while snorkeling. They also love spending time at their home on the Charles River, just outside Boston, where their multiple rescue dogs and two rescue birds share their home with them.