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Stephanie Greene, MD

Stephanie Greene, MD
Job Title Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Job Title Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
412-692-5090 Phone
412-692-5921 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1998 Albany Medical College, Albany, NY


2004 Harvard University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA


2005 University of Washington, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA


  • Physicians for Social Responsibility     
  • Sigma Xi, the Research Society      
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons     
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Women in Neurosurgery  
  • Massachusetts Medical Society 
  • World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies
  • New England Neurosurgical Society
  • AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurosurger
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society     
  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery 


  • Hasbro Children’s Hospital Brite Lites Nominee 
  • America’s Top Surgeons, Consumers’ Research Council of America 
  • Dr. Hugh Mahoney Memorial Scholarship, Massachusetts Medical Society 
  • National Merit Scholar, Boston University – declined   
  • Westford Academy Trustees’ Award     
  • American Legion Academic Achievement Award


  • Greene S, Marcus K, Ullrich N, Kieran MW, and LC Goumnerova. Radiation-induced gliomas following irradiation for primary brain tumors in children. Neurosurgery (in press).
  • Giussani C, Filardi T, Bunyaratayej K, Mai JC, Ogino M, Greene S, Browd SR, Avellino AM, Ellebogen RG, and JG Ojemann. Is post-operative CT scan predictive of subdural electrode placement complications in pediatric epileptic patients?  Pediatric Neurosurgery (in press).
  • Greene S and AK Oh. Shunt independence following calvarial expansion: a case report. Neurosurgery (submitted).

Research Interests

  • The role of microRNA in pediatric brain tumors
  • The relationship between brain tumors and in vitro fertilization
  • The clinical significance of brain shift in patients undergoing invasive electrode monitoring
  • The efficacy of Xray in diagnosing pediatric cervical spine injury
  • The application of PCR to the detection of pediatric shunt infection

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • The role of Sonic hedgehog and Wnt in the development of medulloblastoma in children
  • The role of miRNA in the causation and prognosis of pediatric brain tumors
Last Update
January 25, 2013
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Last Update
January 25, 2013