Christy Cauley, MD, MPH is a faculty member in the Safe Surgery Program at Ariadne Labs. Her research focuses on patient centered outcomes and utilization of surgery in patients with serious illness. She helped develop and test a communication guide to improve surgical decision-making before emergency surgical interventions in patients with serious illness through funding from the Program for Cancer Outcomes Research Training Fellowship with the National Cancer Institute.
Dr. Cauley is a staff surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in the Division of General Surgery with subspecialty training in Colon & Rectal Surgery. Christy received her B.S. from Purdue University, her M.D. at Indiana University, and her Masters in Public Health from Harvard University. She completed residency training in general surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA followed by Colorectal Surgery fellowship training at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH.