Dr. Childress completed his MD at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. After graduation, he went on to complete his diagnostic radiology residency in the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at IU School of Medicine. Focusing in community, or general, radiology, Dr. Childress has been involved in medical research efforts since 2009. From being a research coordinator at University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston to collaborating with the Department of Internal Medicine during his medical education, Dr. Childress has taken part in more than a dozen research presentations. His experience has enabled him to take an active approach toward clinical care.