Contact

Location: VA C516.2

Department

Medicine

Stephanie M. Levine, MD

Director, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship Program

Personal Statement:

Areas of Research Interest: Lung transplantation, Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, Primary pulmonary hypertension, Methods of continuing improvements in medical education.


Education

Research

Lung Transplantation, Medical Education, Pulmonary and Critical Care Issues in Pregnancy

 

Publications

Levine SM, Kelly, William, Niven, Alexander. Chest : Home of the clinician-educator chest journal.org 2017 Oct


Mullon JJ, Burkart KM, Silvestri G, Hogarth DK, Almeida F, Berkowitz D, Eapen G, Feller-Kopman D, Fessler HE, Folch E, Gillespie C, Haas A, Islam S, Lamb C, Levine SM, Majid A, Maldonado F, Musani A, Piquette C, Ray C, Reddy C, Rickman O, Simoff M, Wahidi MM, Lee H. Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Accreditation Standards: Executive Summary of the Multi-society Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Accreditation Committee. CHEST 2017 Jan;SOO12(17):30074-0.


Amalakuhan B, Habib SA, Mangat M, Reyes LF, Rodriguez AH, Hinojosa CA, Soni NJ, Gilley RP, Bustamante CA, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Aliberti S, Sibila O, Chalmers JD, Torres A, Waterer GW, Martin-Loeches, Bordon J, Blanquer J, Sanz F, Marcos PJ, Rello J, Ramirez J, Sole-Violan, Luna CM, Feldman C, Witzenrath M, Wunderink RG, Stolz D, Wiemken TL, Shindo Y, Dela Cruz CS, Orihuela CJ, Restrepo MI. Endothelial Adhesion Molecules and Multiple Organ Failure in Patients With Severe Sepsis. Cytokine 2016 Dec;88:267-273.


Qiao R, Marciniuk D, Augustyn N, Rosen MJ, Dai H, Chen R, Wu S, Wang C, China-CHEST PCCM Program Steering Committee. Establishing Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in China: 2016 Report on Implementation and Government Recognition: Joint Statement of the Chinese Association of Chest Physicians and the American College of Chest Physicians CHEST 2016 Aug;150(2):279-282.


Soni N, Reyes LF, Keyt H, Arango A, Gelfond JA, Peters JI, Levine SM, Adams SG, Restrepo MI. Use of ultrasound guidance for central venous catheterization: a national survey of intensivists and hospitalists. J Crit Care 2016 Jul;36:277-283.


Palacio F, Reyes, Luis F, Levine DJ, Sanchez, Juan F, Angel LF, Fernandez, Juan F, Levine SM, Rello, Jordi, Abedi A, Restrepo MI. Understanding the concept of health care associated pneumonia (HCAP) in lung transplant recipients CHEST 2015 Aug;148(2):516-522.


High Endocan Levels Predict the Need for Ventilatory Support Among Patients With Severe Sepsis. Mangat M, Amalakuhan B, Habib S, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


High Endocan Levels Predict the Need for Ventilatory Support Among Patients With Severe Sepsis. Mangat M, Amalakuhan B, Habib S, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


Understanding the Use of Ultrasound Guidance for Central Venous Catheterization. Keyt HL, Adams SG, Levine SM, Houlihan T, Arango A, Gelfond J, Restrepo MI, Soni NJ.2015 Jan


Understanding the Use of Ultrasound Guidance for Central Venous Catheterization. Keyt HL, Adams SG, Levine SM, Houlihan T, Arango A, Gelfond J, Restrepo MI, Soni NJ.2015 Jan


Elevated Vascular Endothelial Injury Markers Are Associated With the Development of Multiorgan Failure and Mortality in Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Amalakuhan B, Habib S, Mangat M, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Orihuela C, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


Elevated Vascular Endothelial Injury Markers Are Associated With the Development of Multiorgan Failure and Mortality in Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Amalakuhan B, Habib S, Mangat M, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Orihuela C, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


Activation of the Inflammasome Is Not Associated With Multiorgan Failure in Bacteremic Patients With Severe Sepsis. Habib S, Mangat M, Amalakuhan B, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Orihuela C, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


Activation of the Inflammasome Is Not Associated With Multiorgan Failure in Bacteremic Patients With Severe Sepsis. Habib S, Mangat M, Amalakuhan B, Reyes L, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Orihuela C, Restrepo MI.2015 Jan


Impact of an Educational Program Designed by a Department of Respiratory Care on the Level of Ventilator Graphics Interpretative Skills of Critical Care Physicians. Restrepo RD, Fernandez J, Levine SM.2014 Jan


Impact of an Educational Program Designed by a Department of Respiratory Care on the Level of Ventilator Graphics Interpretative Skills of Critical Care Physicians. Restrepo RD, Fernandez J, Levine SM.2014 Jan


Safety and Tolerability of Single Dose Inhaled Dry Powder Tacrolimus in Healthy Subjects. Levine SM, Singh H, Williams R, O`Donnell K., Lang B, Wang Y, Anzueto AR, Talbert R., Peters JI.2013 Oct


Safety and Tolerability of Single Dose Inhaled Dry Powder Tacrolimus in Healthy Subjects. Levine SM, Singh H, Williams R, O`Donnell K., Lang B, Wang Y, Anzueto AR, Talbert R., Peters JI.2013 Oct


Costal Exostosis: A Rare Cause of Hemothorax. Diaz K, Maselli DJ, Rivera M, Levine SM.2012 Oct


Costal Exostosis: A Rare Cause of Hemothorax. Diaz K, Maselli DJ, Rivera M, Levine SM.2012 Oct


Outcome of single lung transplants from the same donor: Pulmonary Twinning. Susanto IS, Sako EY, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Cronin T, Jenkinson SG, Bryan C.1995 Oct


Outcome of single lung transplants from the same donor: “Pulmonary Twinning”. Susanto IS, Sako EY, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Cronin T, Jenkinson SG, Bryan C.1995 Oct


Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing Chapter 14(In press). Simpson TD, Peters JI, Levine SM.2017 Jan


Section Editor. Transplant Section (In Press). Levine SM.2017 Jan


Critical Care of the Lung Transplant Recipient (In Press). Angel LF, Levine SM.2017 Jan


Critical Care of the Lung Transplant Recipient (In Press). Angel LF, Levine SM.2017 Jan


Chapter 3 Aging Lung, Environmental and Genetic Factors-Race, Ethnicity and Gender in The Aging Lungs: Mechanisms and Clinical Sequelae 1st Edition,. Keyt HL, Levine SM, Le Saux CJ.2015 Sep


Chapter 3 Aging Lung, Environmental and Genetic Factors-Race, Ethnicity and Gender in The Aging Lungs: Mechanisms and Clinical Sequelae 1st Edition,. Keyt HL, Levine SM, Le Saux CJ.2015 Sep


Alveolar Filling Disorders. Levine SM.2015 Jan


Alveolar Filling Disorders. Levine SM.2015 Jan


Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing (Chapter 14). Simpson TD, Peters JI, Levine SM.2014 Jan


High Endocan levels are associated with the need for mechanical ventilation among patients with severe sepsis. Mangat M, Amalakuhan B, Habib, Sheila, Reyes, LF, Hinojosa CA, Rodriguez AH, Soni NJ, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Aliberti S, Sibila O, Rello J, Witzenrath M, Waterer G, Martin Loceches, Blanquer J, Sanz F, Marcos PJ, Sole-Violan, Chalmers JD, Feldman C, Wunderink RG, Cruz CSD, Orijuela CJ, Restrepo MI.2017 Jul


Chest : Home of the clinician-educator. Levine SM, Kelly, William, Niven, Alexander.2017 Oct


Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Accreditation Standards: Executive Summary of the Multi-society Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Accreditation Committee. Mullon JJ, Burkart KM, Silvestri G, Hogarth DK, Almeida F, Berkowitz D, Eapen G, Feller-Kopman D, Fessler HE, Folch E, Gillespie C, Haas A, Islam S, Lamb C, Levine SM, Majid A, Maldonado F, Musani A, Piquette C, Ray C, Reddy C, Rickman O, Simoff M, Wahidi MM, Lee H.2017 Jan


Endothelial Adhesion Molecules and Multiple Organ Failure in Patients With Severe Sepsis. Amalakuhan B, Habib SA, Mangat M, Reyes LF, Rodriguez AH, Hinojosa CA, Soni NJ, Gilley RP, Bustamante CA, Anzueto AR, Levine SM, Peters JI, Aliberti S, Sibila O, Chalmers JD, Torres A, Waterer GW, Martin-Loeches, Bordon J, Blanquer J, Sanz F, Marcos PJ, Rello J, Ramirez J, Sole-Violan, Luna CM, Feldman C, Witzenrath M, Wunderink RG, Stolz D, Wiemken TL, Shindo Y, Dela Cruz CS, Orihuela CJ, Restrepo MI.2016 Dec


Establishing Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in China: 2016 Report on Implementation and Government Recognition: Joint Statement of the Chinese Association of Chest Physicians and the American College of Chest Physicians. Qiao R, Marciniuk D, Augustyn N, Rosen MJ, Dai H, Chen R, Wu S, Wang C, China-CHEST PCCM Program Steering Committee.2016 Aug


Use of ultrasound guidance for central venous catheterization: a national survey of intensivists and hospitalists. Soni N, Reyes LF, Keyt H, Arango A, Gelfond JA, Peters JI, Levine SM, Adams SG, Restrepo MI.2016 Jul


Understanding the concept of health care associated pneumonia (HCAP) in lung transplant recipients. Palacio F, Reyes, Luis F, Levine DJ, Sanchez, Juan F, Angel LF, Fernandez, Juan F, Levine SM, Rello, Jordi, Abedi A, Restrepo MI.2015 Aug


An international ISHLT/ATS/ERS clinical practice guideline: diagnosis and management of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome. Meyer KC, Raghu G, Verleden GM, Corris PA,Aurora P, Wilson KC,Brozek J, Glanville AR, Levine SM,.2014 Oct


Inhaled Tacrolimus Modulates Pulmonary Fibrosis without Promoting Inflammation in Bleomycin-Injured Mouse Lungs. Shivshankar P, Payan H, Calhoun C, Levine SM, William R, Jagirdar J, Peters JI, Le Saux CJ.2014 Sep


Mechanical ventilatory support in potential lung donor patients. Bansal R, Esan A, Hess D, Angel LF, Levine SM, George T, Raoof S.2014 Jul


Management of asthma during pregnancy. Maselli DJ, Adams SG, Peters JI, Levine SM.2013 Apr


Lung Transplant Infection. Burguete SR, Maselli DJ, Fernandez Juan Felipe, Levine SM.2013 Jan


Pulmonary Hypertension as a risk factor for graft dysfunction, ultrasound-guided subclavian vein cannulation, and lebrikizumab for adult asthma. Beyond the Blue: What Fellows are Reading in Other Journals. Burguete SR, Fernandez, Juan Felipe, Maselli DJ, Levine SM.2012 Feb


Chapters:

Levine SM. Alveolar Filling Disorders In: Editors: Goldman, L., and Ausiello, D.A.. Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 26th Edition. Saunders Publications; 2019 (in press).


Simpson TD, Peters JI, Levine SM. Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing Chapter 14. In: Organ-Specific Function Test and Drug-Induced Diseases. McGraw Hill Medical; 2017.


Angel LF, Levine SM. Critical Care of the Lung Transplant Recipient. In: Richard Irwin and James Rippe. Irwin and Rippe‘s: Intensive Care Medicine, 8th Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2017.


Levine SM. Section Editor. Transplant Section. In: Irwin and Rippe’s: Intensive Care Medicine, 7th Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2017.


Keyt HL, Levine SM, Le Saux CJ. Chapter 3 Aging Lung, Environmental and Genetic Factors-Race, Ethnicity and Gender in The Aging Lungs: Mechanisms and Clinical Sequelae 1st Edition, In: Richard Bucala (Author), Patty J Lee (Author)World Scientific Publishing Co;. 1st Edition. 2015.


Levine SM. Alveolar Filling Disorders In: Editors: Goldman, L., and Ausiello, D.A.. Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 25th Edition. Saunders Publications; 2015.


 


Appointments

2019-2020: President of the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST)


7/2007: Director, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship Program – The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio


7/2007: Director, VA Pulmonary Consult Service – Audie Murphy VA Hospital, San Antonio


9/2003: Professor of Medicine with Tenure – The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio


7/1996: Medical Director, MICU – University Hospital, San Antonio


7/1990: Medical Director, Bronchoscopy Center – University Hospital, San Antonio


7/1989: Staff Physician – The South Texas Veterans Health Care, Audie L Murphy Division Hospital, San Antonio