Medical school welcomes two new faculty members

Lyndsey Reynolds, MD
Lyndsey Reynolds, MD

The medical school is pleased to welcome two new faculty members to its departments of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology.  

Lyndsey Reynolds, MD, is an assistant professor of pediatric endocrinology in the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine.

Dr. Reynolds is an alumnus of Albion College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and biochemistry in 2012. She received her MD from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in 2016, and went on to complete a residency in pediatrics at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in 2019.  

Prior to joining the medical school, Dr. Reynolds completed a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology from the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan. 

Dr. Reynolds’ clinical interests include type 1 diabetes, growth, medical education, and transgender health care. Her research interests include infant appetite and growth.  

Charita Roque, MD
Charita Roque, MD

Meanwhile, Charita Roque, MD, has joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as an assistant professor.

Dr. Roque is an alumna of Sewanee: The University of the South, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and International Studies in 2007. She went on to earn a master’s degree in medical science from Indiana University School of Medicine in May 2011, and followed that with a combined MD/MPH in global health from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 2016.  

Dr. Roque completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Case Western in 2020. She went on to complete a fellowship in complex family planning from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 2022.  

Dr. Roque’s research and clinical interests include family planning.