Stephen Magill MD, PhD


Expected Graduation Date: 2020




Education, Training, and Previous Positions

2004: BS, University of Pittsburgh, Summa Cum Laude
2011: PhD, Oregon Health and Science University, Vollum Institute
2013: MD, Oregon Health and Science University, Cum Laude

Selected Honors and Awards

2013: Alpha Omega Alpha
2011: Invited Speaker, Mini-Symposium “The Role of MicroRNAs in Psychiatric Disease”, SFN Annual Meeting
2011: First Place, Oral Presentation, Neuroscience, OHSU Student Research Forum
2011: Outstanding Journal Article Award, OHSU Graduate Studies Program
2009: N.L. Tartar Research Fellowship, OHSU Foundation
2008: N.L. Tartar Research Fellowship, OHSU Foundation
2005: Waters School of Medicine Scholarship, OHSU
2004: Honors, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh
2003: Wilma Binder Zeder Memorial Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh
2001-2004: Merit Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh Honors College

Selected Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
California Medical Association
San Francisco Medical Society

Recent Publications

Ozpinar A, Magill ST, Davies JM, McDermott MW. Vertebral Artery Fenestration. Cureus 2015;7(1):e245.

Lau D, Magill ST, Aghi MK. Molecularly targeted therapies for recurrent glioblastoma: current and future targets. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Dec;37(6):E15.

Hernandez-Rapp J, Smith PY, Filali M, Goupil C, Planel E, Magill ST, Goodman RH, Hébert SS. Memory formation and retention are affected in adult miR-132/212 knockout mice. Behav Brain Res 2015;287:15-26.

Magill ST, Brus-Ramer M, Weinstein PR, Chin CT, Jacques L. Neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome: current diagnostic criteria and advances in MRI diagnostics. Neurosurg Focus 2015;39(3):E7.

Magill ST, del Prado G, Chiovaro J. Embolization of hemorrhaging rectus sheath hematoma. J Gen Intern Med 2014;29(2):408-9.

Bahgat D, Magill ST, Berk C, McCartney S, Burchiel KJ. Thalamotomy as a treatment option for tremor after ineffective deep brain stimulation. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 2013;91(1):18-23

Magill ST, Cambronne XA, Luikart BW, Lioy DT, Leighton BH, Westbrook GL, Mandel G, Goodman RH. microRNA-132 regulates dendritic growth and arborization of newborn neurons in the adult hippocampus. PNAS 2010;107(47):20382-7.

Zacest AC, Magill ST, Miller JP, Burchiel KJ. Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging in Type 2 Trigeminal Neuralgia J. Neurosurg 2010;113(3):511-5.

Zacest AC, Magill ST, Anderson VC, Burchiel KJ. Long-term outcome following ilioinguinal neurectomy for chronic pain. J Neurosurg 2010;112(4):784-9.

Miller JP, Magill ST, Acar F, Burchiel KJ. Predictors of long-term success after microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia. J Neurosurg. 2009;110(4):620-6.

Magill ST. New Lives--Latinos, Cancer, and Spirituality: An Ethnographic History. The Permanente Journal 2008;12(3):61-64

Magill ST, Wang P, Eller JL, Burchiel KJ. Differentiating Intrathecal Catheter Tip Granulomas from Normal MR Image Distortion caused by Metallic Catheter Tips. Neurosurgery. 2008;62(1):242-8.

Liu H, Liu ZQ, Chen CX, Magill S, Jiang Y, Liu YJ. Inhibitory regulation of EGF receptor degradation by sorting nexin 5. Biochem Biophys Res Comm. 2006;342(2):537-46.