Ament Christine

Christine Shortsleeve Ament MD

Board Member

Christine Shortsleeve Ament MD joined the CSHC board in the fall of 2020. Christine is an ophthalmologist at Boston Medical Center. She rejoined BMC in 2020 after practicing for ten years at Newton Wellesley Hospital. Christine attended Harvard College and Harvard Medical School and completed the Harvard Combined Ophthalmology Residency at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and a Cornea Fellowship at Boston University and Boston Medical Center. After fellowship she practiced at BMC for several years, during which time she was introduced to CSHC and Codman Academy when she worked in the CSHC Eye Clinic.

Christine is on the Board of Overseers at the Mount Auburn Hospital. She served on the Newton Wellesley Hospital Board of Overseers and the NWH Palliative Care Council. Christine joined the CSHC board in order to support its mission to provide exceptional health care and exceptional public education to the Codman community. She is dedicated to advancing health equity and health accessibility, addressing social determinants of health, and promoting K-12 education. In her free time she is working to improve her Haitian Creole.