David Greer, MD
Chair
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Neurology

MD, University of Florida College of Medicine
MA, University of Florida




Dr. Greer's research interests include predicting recovery from coma after cardiac arrest, brain death, and multiple stroke-related topics, including acute stroke treatment and stroke prevention. He is a leader in the Neurocritical Care Society, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the American Stroke Association. Additionally, he is a well-regarded and dedicated medical educator and clinician.

Dr. Greer received his BA in English Literature from Williams College, an MA in English Literature and MD from University of Florida, and an MA, privatim, from Yale. He completed an internship in internal medicine and a residency in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), followed by fellowship training in vascular neurology and neurocritical care, also at MGH. Previously, he was as Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and Associate Neuroscientist at MGH before joining the faculty at Yale.

Among his many honors and awards, Dr. Greer has been named one of the Best Doctors in America since 2007; he has received the Yale Neurology Residency Program’s Teacher of the Year Award, two Presidential Citations each from the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Neurocritical Care Society, the Partners Neurology “Superman” Resident Teaching Award from the MGH Department of Neurology and the Stanley M. Wyman Teaching Award from the MGH Department of Medicine.

Dr. Greer is the editor-in-chief of both Neurocritical Care Live and Seminars in Neurology. He serves as a reviewer for several journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Annals of Internal Medicine, Brain, Neurology, and Stroke. He is a fellow of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, American Academy of Neurology, American Heart Association, American Neurological Association and Neurocritical Care Society. He has authored more than 150 peer-reviewed manuscripts, reviews, chapters, guidelines and books.

Chief
Boston Medical Center
Neurology


Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Neurology





Multimodal network connectivity architecture (MOCA) of the brain and its role in the recovery of…
09/15/2018 - 06/30/2023 (PI)
Mass General Hosp NIH-NINDS

Consulting Agreement - Impact of fever prevention in brain injury patients
11/07/2017 - 11/07/2020 (PI)
Bard Medical Division, C.R. Bard, Inc.


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  1. Edlow BL, Claassen J, Schiff ND, Greer DM. Recovery from disorders of consciousness: mechanisms, prognosis and emerging therapies. Nat Rev Neurol. 2020 Dec 14. PMID: 33318675
     
  2. Barnes E, Greer D. Inconsistency in Brain Death Determination Should Not Be Tolerated. AMA J Ethics. 2020 Dec 01; 22(12):E1027-1032. PMID: 33419503
     
  3. Greer DM. Sebastian Pollandt, MD, and Thomas Bleck, MD, MCCM. Semin Neurol. 2020 Dec; 40(6):591-592. PMID: 33233008
     
  4. Kirschen MP, Lewis A, Rubin M, Kurtz P, Greer DM. New perspectives on brain death. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2020 Nov 20. PMID: 33219040
     
  5. Anand P, Zakaria A, Benameur K, Ong C, Putman M, O'Shea S, Greer D, Cervantes-Arslanian AM. Myoclonus in Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Multicenter Case Series. Crit Care Med. 2020 11; 48(11):1664-1669.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32804787
     
  6. Greer DM. Jose-Alberto Palma, MD, PhD, Horacio Kaufmann, MD, FAAN, FAAS. Semin Neurol. 2020 10; 40(5):469-470. PMID: 33111286
     
  7. Penton AA, Lau H, Babikian VL, Shulman J, Cervantes-Arslanian A, Gangadhara S, Greer D, Aparicio HJ, Romero JR. Chronic Kidney Disease as Risk Factor for Enlarged Perivascular Spaces in Patients With Stroke and Relation to Racial Group. Stroke. 2020 Nov; 51(11):3348-3351.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33019895
     
  8. Lewis A, Greer D. Ocular movements preclude brain death determination: Response to Fattal et al. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Dec; 29(12):105354. PMID: 33023791
     
  9. Maciel CB, Youn TS, Barden MM, Dhakar MB, Zhou SE, Pontes-Neto OM, Silva GS, Theriot JJ, Greer DM. Corneal Reflex Testing in the Evaluation of a Comatose Patient: An Ode to Precise Semiology and Examination Skills. Neurocrit Care. 2020 10; 33(2):399-404. PMID: 31919808
     
  10. Greer DM, Shemie SD, Lewis A, Torrance S, Varelas P, Goldenberg FD, Bernat JL, Souter M, Topcuoglu MA, Alexandrov AW, Baldisseri M, Bleck T, Citerio G, Dawson R, Hoppe A, Jacobe S, Manara A, Nakagawa TA, Pope TM, Silvester W, Thomson D, Al Rahma H, Badenes R, Baker AJ, Cerny V, Chang C, Chang TR, Gnedovskaya E, Han MK, Honeybul S, Jimenez E, Kuroda Y, Liu G, Mallick UK, Marquevich V, Mejia-Mantilla J, Piradov M, Quayyum S, Shrestha GS, Su YY, Timmons SD, Teitelbaum J, Videtta W, Zirpe K, Sung G. Determination of Brain Death/Death by Neurologic Criteria: The World Brain Death Project. JAMA. 2020 Sep 15; 324(11):1078-1097.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32761206
     
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 218 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 34 publications in 2020

YearPublications
20043
20064
20074
20084
200912
201010
20118
20127
20139
201418
201516
201625
201729
201817
201917
202034
20211
In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Stroke
Coma
Brain Death
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
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