- ABMS Certification:
- American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Obstetrics and Gynecology);
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Maternal and Fetal Medicine)
- Assistant Professor
Christopher S. Ennen, MD, specializes in maternal-fetal medicine. In the clinic and the hospital, he takes care of patients who have complicated pregnancies. He sees patients for consultation, ongoing prenatal care, and fetal ultrasounds. His clinical interests include obesity, diabetes, and nutrition in pregnancy. He also serves as associate director for the maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) fellowship program at UVA.
His research interests include medical education and simulation training.
Dr. Ennen was born in North Carolina and raised in central Illinois. He attended Duke University on a Naval ROTC scholarship with majors in biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, and religion. He attended the School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland, and completed residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth. He did fellowship training in maternal-fetal medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He retired from the Navy in 2020 after 25 years of service and started at UVA in 2020.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Caroline, and three children. He enjoys reading, cooking, trail running, cycling, and other outdoor activities. He and his family also enjoy the arts, especially ballet and musical theater.
o Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi, Magna cum laude as undergraduate at Duke University
o Excellence in Teaching and Mentorship, Johns Hopkins OB/GYN Residency (as an MFM fellow)
o Master Clinician at Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia
- Uniformed Services University
- Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
- Johns Hopkins School of Medicine