Christina Taulien Fiske, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
M.P.H., Public Health , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.D., Loyola University, Chicago, IllinoisB.S., Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
Office Address
A-2200 MCN
TN 2582
Fiske CT, Blackman A, Maruri F, Rebeiro PF, Huaman M, Kator J, Scott Algood HM, Sterling TR. Increased vitamin D receptor expression from macrophages after stimulation with M. tuberculosis among persons who have recovered from extrapulmonary tuberculosis. BMC Infect. Dis. 2019 Apr 4/30/2019; 19(1): 366. PMID: 31039752, PMCID: PMC6492421, PII: 10.1186/s12879-019-3958-7, DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-3958-7, ISSN: 1471-2334.

Huaman MA, Fiske CT, Jones TF, Warkentin J, Shepherd BE, Ingram LA, Maruri F, Sterling TR. Tuberculosis and the risk of infection with other intracellular bacteria: a population-based study. Epidemiol. Infect [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 143(5): 951-9. PMID: 25148655, PMCID: PMC4336842, PII: S0950268814002131, DOI: 10.1017/S0950268814002131, ISSN: 1469-4409.

Fiske CT, Yan FX, Hirsch-Moverman Y, Sterling TR, Reichler MR, . Risk factors for treatment default in close contacts with latent tuberculous infection. Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis. 2014 Apr; 18(4): 421-7. PMID: 24670696, PMCID: PMC4060979, DOI: 10.5588/ijtld.13.0688, ISSN: 1815-7920.

Huaman MA, Sterling TR, Shepherd BE, Fiske CT. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D levels after recovery from tuberculosis: insights into pathogenesis. Tuberculosis (Edinb) [print-electronic]. 2014 Jan; 94(1): 51-4. PMID: 24275362, PMCID: PMC3938285, PII: S1472-9792(13)00191-1, DOI: 10.1016/, ISSN: 1873-281X.

Fiske CT, de Almeida AS, Shintani AK, Kalams SA, Sterling TR. Abnormal immune responses in persons with previous extrapulmonary tuberculosis in an in vitro model that simulates in vivo infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clin. Vaccine Immunol [print-electronic]. 2012 Aug; 19(8): 1142-9. PMID: 22675156, PMCID: PMC3416084, PII: CVI.00221-12, DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00221-12, ISSN: 1556-679X.

Fiske CT, Griffin MR, Mitchel E, Sterling TR, Grijalva CG. Accuracy of pharmacy and coded-diagnosis information in identifying tuberculosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf [print-electronic]. 2012 Jun; 21(6): 666-9. PMID: 22532509, PMCID: PMC3371104, DOI: 10.1002/pds.3243, ISSN: 1099-1557.

de Almeida AS, Fiske CT, Sterling TR, Kalams SA. Increased frequency of regulatory T cells and T lymphocyte activation in persons with previously treated extrapulmonary tuberculosis. Clin. Vaccine Immunol [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 19(1): 45-52. PMID: 22038848, PMCID: PMC3255960, PII: CVI.05263-11, DOI: 10.1128/CVI.05263-11, ISSN: 1556-679X.

Fiske CT, Griffin MR, Erin H, Warkentin J, Lisa K, Arbogast PG, Sterling TR. Black race, sex, and extrapulmonary tuberculosis risk: an observational study. BMC Infect. Dis. 2010; 10: 16. PMID: 20096113, PMCID: PMC2823615, PII: 1471-2334-10-16, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-16, ISSN: 1471-2334.

Fiske CT, Hamilton CD, Stout JE. Alcohol use and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis. J. Infect. 2009 May; 58(5): 395-401. PMID: 19418621, PMCID: PMC3821978, ISSN: 1532-2742.

Fiske CT, Hamilton CD, Stout JE. Alcohol use and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis. J. Infect [print-electronic]. 2008 Nov; 57(5): 385-91. PMID: 18848357, PMCID: PMC2637396, PII: S0163-4453(08)00293-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2008.08.011, ISSN: 1532-2742.