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  • Helena McCombie

    Helena McCombie

    Director of Administration, Medicine

    Current Role at Stanford Director of Administration - Office of the Chair at Stanford University School of Medicine Department of Medicine

  • Michael V. McConnell, MD, MSEE

    Michael V. McConnell, MD, MSEE

    Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular) at SUMC and, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Imaging and prevention of cardiovascular disease:

    My imaging research has involved clinical and molecular Imaging of cardiovascular disease, with a focus on coronary and vascular diseases, including atherosclerosis, aortic aneurysms, and vascular inflammation.

    My prevention research has involved innovative technologies to reduce coronary and vascular disease, including early disease detection plus leveraging mobile health to enhance heart-healthy activities in patients and populations.

  • Stephen Lawrence McKenna, MD

    Stephen Lawrence McKenna, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) [SCVMC], Medicine - Med/General Internal Medicine

    Bio Dr. Stephen McKenna is a founding member of the Stanford Partnership for Spinal Cord Injury and Repair; as well as, the Chief of the Rehabilitation Trauma Center at SCVMC.

    As a Neurocritical Care physician, he specializes in treating ventilator dependent Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury; as well as, neuromuscular diseases such as Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), Lou Gehrig's disease / Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis.

    Dr. McKenna has practiced for more than 15 years. He has led first-in-human clinical trials ranging from vaccines for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to stem cell derived oligodendrocyte progenitor cell based therapies for spinal cord injury

    Clinical Focus:
    Spinal Cord Injury
    Traumatic Brain Injury
    Guillain-Barré Syndrome
    Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
    Neuromyelitis Optica (Devic disease)

    Professional Education:
    Board Certification: Neurocritical Care, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (2008)
    Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2005)
    Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2005) CA
    Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2002) CA
    Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (2002) CA

    Book Chapter:
    Shah A, Shem K, McKenna SL, Berlly M. Management of Respiratory Failure in Spinal Cord Injury. Spinal Cord Medicine (Hardcover) by Steven, M.D. Kirshblum (Editor) Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011

    Publications:
    Pulmonary outcomes following specialized respiratory management for acute cervical spinal cord injury: a retrospective analysis.
    SPINAL CORD
    Zakrasek EC, Nielson JL, Kosarchuk JJ3, Crew JD, Ferguson AR, McKenna SL
    2017; Feb 21. PMID: 28220822

    Dose Response Effect of Exposure to Hypotension on Expected Neurological Recovery in Individuals With Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury.
    ARCHIVES OF PM&R
    Reza, E., Stück, E., Endo, J., Isaac, L., Beattie, M., Ferguson, A. and McKenna, S.
    2016: DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.09.016

    Combined SCI and TBI: recovery of forelimb function after unilateral cervical spinal cord injury (SCI) is retarded by contralateral traumatic brain injury (TBI), and ipsilateral TBI balances the effects of SCI on paw placement.
    EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY
    Inoue T, Lin A, Ma X, McKenna SL, Creasey GH, Manley GT, Ferguson AR, Bresnahan JC, Beattie MS.
    2013 Oct 248: 136-47. PMID: 23770071

    Functional electrical stimulation in spinal cord injury respiratory care.
    TOPICS IN SPINAL CORD REHAB.
    R Jarosz, M Littlepage, G Creasey, S McKenna
    2012:Vol. 18, No. 4, 315-321. PMID: 23459661

    Impact of mean arterial blood pressure during the first seven days post spinal cord injury.
    TOPICS IN SPINAL CORD REHAB.
    J Cohn, J Wright, S McKenna, T Bushnik
    2010: DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1310/sci1503-96

    Successful Pregnancy and Delivery in a C1 ASIA A Spinal Cord Injured Woman: The Role of Coordinated Care Between PM&R and Obstetrics Services: A Case Report.
    PM&R
    Lin C, McKenna S, Shem K
    2010: DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2010.07.461

    Pancreatic tumor motion on a single planning 4D-CT does not correlate with intrafraction tumor motion during treatment.
    AM J CLIN ONCOL.
    Minn A, Schellenberg D, Maxim P, Suh Y, McKenna S, Cox B, Dieterich S, Xing L, Graves E, Goodman K, Chang D, Koong A.
    2009 Aug;32(4):364-8 PMID: 19398901

    The impact of project closure on HIV incidence and mortality in a cohort of couples in Lusaka, Zambia.
    AIDS CARE
    Stephenson R, Shutes E, McKenna S, Allen S, Brill I, Kancheya N, Zulu I, Sinkala M, Tichacek A, Chomba E.
    2008 Jul;20(6):683-91. PMID: 18576170

    Rapid HIV testing and counseling for voluntary testing centers in Africa.
    AIDS
    McKenna SL, Muyinda GK, Roth D, Mwali M, Ng'andu N, Myrick A, Luo C, Priddy FH, Hall VM, von Lieven AA, Sabatino JR, Mark K, Allen SA.
    1997 Sep;11 Suppl 1:S103-10. PMID: 9376093

  • Tracey McLaughlin

    Tracey McLaughlin

    Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Dr. McLaughlin conducts a number of clinical research studies related to obesity, insulin resistance, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Current studies include: 1) the impact of macronutrient composition on weight loss and cardiocascular risk (diabetic and nondiabetic patients); 2) comparison of weight loss and cardiovascular risk reduction in diabetic patients treated with different classes of antihyperglycemic drugs; 3) the role of the adipocyte in modulating insulin resistance

  • Tonya McPherrin

    Tonya McPherrin

    Administrative Associate, Medicine

    Current Role at Stanford Administrative Associate, Department of Medicine, Chair's office

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