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Biography

Martina Steurer, MAS is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and the associate Fellowship Program Director for research for the Sub-Specialty Training Program in Pediatric Critical Care at UCSF. Her academic career focus is in clinical research with a focus on outcomes after preterm birth and congenital heart disease. She is a Co-Investigator for the Preterm Birth Initiative in California.

Education and Training

, 2019 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
, 2014 Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care, University of California
MAS, 2014 Training in clinical Research, University of California
, 2010 Fellowship in Neonatology, Children's Hospital of Lucerne
, 2008 Residency in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Lucerne
MD, 2004 Medical School, University of Zurich

Publications

Steurer MA, Baer RJ, Oltman S, Ryckman KK, Feuer SK, Rogers E, Keller RL, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Morbidity of Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn in the First Year of Life. J Pediatr. 2019 Oct; 213:58-65.e4.
Fineman DC, Baer RJ, Chambers CD, Rajagopal S, Maltepe E, Rinaudo PF, Fineman JR, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Steurer MA. Outcomes of pulmonary vascular disease in infants conceived with non-IVF fertility treatment and assisted reproductive technologies at 1 year of age. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2019 11; 54(11):1844-1852.
Steurer MA, Nawaytou H, Guslits E, Colglazier E, Teitel D, Fineman JR, Keller RL. Mortality in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia: Data from cardiac catheterization. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2019 06; 54(6):804-813.
Ward SL, Quinn CM, Steurer MA, Liu KD, Flori HR, Matthay MA. Variability in Pediatric Ideal Body Weight Calculation: Implications for Lung-Protective Mechanical Ventilation Strategies in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 Dec; 19(12):e643-e652.
McCarthy ME, Oltman SP, Baer RJ, Ryckman KK, Rogers EE, Steurer-Muller MA, Witte JS, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Newborn Metabolic Profile Associated with Hyperbilirubinemia With and Without Kernicterus. Clin Transl Sci. 2019 01; 12(1):28-38.
Peyvandi S, Baer RJ, Moon-Grady AJ, Oltman SP, Chambers CD, Norton ME, Rajagopal S, Ryckman KK, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Steurer MA. Socioeconomic Mediators of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Congenital Heart Disease Outcomes: A Population-Based Study in California. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 10 16; 7(20):e010342.
Steurer MA, Baer RJ, Burke E, Peyvandi S, Oltman S, Chambers CD, Norton ME, Rand L, Rajagopal S, Ryckman KK, Feuer SK, Liang L, Paynter RA, McCarthy M, Moon-Grady AJ, Keller RL, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Effect of Fetal Growth on 1-Year Mortality in Neonates With Critical Congenital Heart Disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 09 04; 7(17):e009693.
Martina A. Steurer Rebecca J. Baer Edmund Burke Shabnam Peyvandi Scott Oltman Christina D. Chambers Mary E. Norton Larry Rand Satish Rajagopal Kelli K. Ryckman Sky K. Feuer Liang Liang Randi A. Paynter Molly McCarthy Anita J. Moon-Grady Roberta L. Keller Laura L. Jelliffe-Pawlowski. Effect of Fetal Growth on 1-Year Mortality in Neonates With Critical Congenital Heart Disease. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2018; 7(17).
Balkin EM, Zinter MS, Rajagopal SK, Keller RL, Fineman JR, Steurer MA. Intensive Care Mortality Prognostic Model for Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 08; 19(8):733-740.
Steurer MA, Oltman S, Baer RJ, Feuer S, Liang L, Paynter RA, Rand L, Ryckman KK, Keller RL, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Altered metabolites in newborns with persistent pulmonary hypertension. Pediatr Res. 2018 08; 84(2):272-278.
Oltman SP, Rogers EE, Baer RJ, Anderson JG, Steurer MA, Pantell MS, Partridge JC, Rand L, Ryckman KK, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Initial Metabolic Profiles Are Associated with 7-Day Survival among Infants Born at 22-25 Weeks of Gestation. J Pediatr. 2018 07; 198:194-200.e3.
Wai KC, Hibbs AM, Steurer MA, Black DM, Asselin JM, Eichenwald EC, Ballard PL, Ballard RA, Keller RL. Maternal Black Race and Persistent Wheezing Illness in Former Extremely Low Gestational Age Newborns: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Trial. J Pediatr. 2018 07; 198:201-208.e3.
Balkin EM, Steurer MA, Delagnes EA, Zinter MS, Rajagopal S, Keller RL, Fineman JR. Multicenter mortality and morbidity associated with pulmonary hypertension in the pediatric intensive care unit. Pulm Circ. 2018 Jan-Mar; 8(1):2045893217745785.
Zinter MS, Holubkov R, Steurer MA, Dvorak CC, Duncan CN, Sapru A, Tamburro RF, McQuillen PS, Pollack MM. Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Patients Who Survive Critical Illness Frequently Have Significant but Recoverable Decline in Functional Status. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2018 02; 24(2):330-336.
Anderson JG, Rogers EE, Baer RJ, Oltman SP, Paynter R, Partridge JC, Rand L, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Steurer MA. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Preterm Infant Mortality and Severe Morbidity: A Population-Based Study. Neonatology. 2018; 113(1):44-54.
Steurer MA, Baer RJ, Keller RL, Oltman S, Chambers CD, Norton ME, Peyvandi S, Rand L, Rajagopal S, Ryckman KK, Moon-Grady AJ, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. Gestational Age and Outcomes in Critical Congenital Heart Disease. Pediatrics. 2017 Oct; 140(4).
Berger TM, Steurer MA, Bucher HU, Fauchère JC, Adams M, Pfister RE, Baumann-Hölzle R, Bassler D. Retrospective cohort study of all deaths among infants born between 22 and 27 completed weeks of gestation in Switzerland over a 3-year period. BMJ Open. 2017 06 15; 7(6):e015179.
Steurer MA, Peyvandi S, Baer RJ, MacKenzie T, Li BC, Norton ME, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Moon-Grady AJ. Epidemiology of Live Born Infants with Nonimmune Hydrops Fetalis-Insights from a Population-Based Dataset. J Pediatr. 2017 08; 187:182-188.e3.
Steurer MA, Norton ME, Baer RJ, Shaw GM, Keating S, Moon-Grady AJ, Chambers CD, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL. The association of maternal lymphatic markers and critical congenital heart defects in the fetus-A population based case-control study. Am J Med Genet A. 2017 May; 173(5):1231-1236.
Steurer MA, Anderson J, Baer RJ, Oltman S, Franck LS, Kuppermann M, Rand L, Ryckman KK, Partridge JC, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Rogers EE. Dynamic outcome prediction in a socio-demographically diverse population-based cohort of extremely preterm neonates. J Perinatol. 2017 06; 37(6):709-715.
Steurer MA, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Baer RJ, Partridge JC, Rogers EE, Keller RL. Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn in Late Preterm and Term Infants in California. Pediatrics. 2017 01; 139(1).
Steurer MA, Adams M, Bacchetti P, Schulzke SM, Roth-Kleiner M, Berger TM. Swiss medical centres vary significantly when it comes to outcomes of neonates with a very low gestational age. Acta Paediatr. 2015 Sep; 104(9):872-9.
Lusk LA, Wai KC, Moon-Grady AJ, Steurer MA, Keller RL. Persistence of pulmonary hypertension by echocardiography predicts short-term outcomes in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr. 2015 Feb; 166(2):251-6.e1.
Steurer MA, Moon-Grady AJ, Fineman JR, Sun CE, Lusk LA, Wai KC, Keller RL. B-type natriuretic peptide: prognostic marker in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Res. 2014 Dec; 76(6):549-54.
Steurer MP, Steurer MA, Baulig W, Piegeler T, Schläpfer M, Spahn DR, Falk V, Dreessen P, Theusinger OM, Schmid ER, Schwartz D, Neff TA, Beck-Schimmer B. Late pharmacologic conditioning with volatile anesthetics after cardiac surgery. Crit Care. 2012 Oct 14; 16(5):R191.
Berger TM, Steurer MA, Woerner A, Meyer-Schiffer P, Adams M. Trends and centre-to-centre variability in survival rates of very preterm infants (<32 weeks) over a 10-year-period in Switzerland. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2012 Sep; 97(5):F323-8.
Steurer MA, Berger TM. [Infusion therapy for neonates, infants and children]. Anaesthesist. 2011 Jan; 60(1):10-22.
Fischer N, Steurer MA, Adams M, Berger TM. Survival rates of extremely preterm infants (gestational age <26 weeks) in Switzerland: impact of the Swiss guidelines for the care of infants born at the limit of viability. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2009 Nov; 94(6):F407-13.
Steurer MA, Berger TM. Massively elevated nucleated red blood cells and cerebral or pulmonary hemorrhage in severely growth-restricted infants--is there more than coincidence? Neonatology. 2008; 94(4):314-9.