Stephen Magill MD, PhD

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

2017: CTSI Resident Research Grant, UCSF
2017: UCSF Neurological Surgery: Best Senior Resident Clinical Research Presentation
2017: NIH/NCI Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Post-Doctoral Fellowship
2015: CTSI Resident Research Travel Award, UCSF
2014: Elected, AANS Young Neurosurgeons Committee
2013: John H. Moe Basic Science Award, Scoliosis Research Society
2013: Alpha Omega Alpha
2013: Graduation Cum Laude, School of Medicine, OHSU
2011: Invited Speaker, Mini-Symposium: “The Role of MicroRNAs in Psychiatric Disease” Society for Neuroscience 2011 Annual Meeting
2011: First Place, Oral Presentation, Neuroscience, OHSU Student Research Forum
2011: Outstanding Journal Article Award, OHSU Graduate Studies Program
2005: Waters School of Medicine Scholarship, OHSU
2004-2006: Laurel Merit Scholar, OHSU
2004: Graduation Summa Cum Laude, University of Pittsburgh
2004: Honors, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh
2003: Wilma Binder Zeder Memorial Scholarship; Outstanding Academic Performance
2001-2004: Dean’s List every semester
2001-2004: Merit Scholarship – University of Pittsburgh Honors College

Selected Professional Memberships

North American Skull Base Society
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
California Medical Association
San Francisco/Marin Medical Society

Recent Publications

Magill ST*, Lee DS*, Yen AJ, Lucas CG, Raleigh DR, Aghi MK, Theodosopoulos PV, McDermott MW. Surgical Outcomes and Complications After Reoperation for Recurrent Skull Base Meningiomas. J Neurosurg, In Press.

Chen WC, Magill ST, Wu A, Vasudevan HN, Morin O, Aghi MK, Theodosopoulos PV, Perry A, McDermott MW, Sneed PK, Braunstein SE, Raleigh DR. Histopathologic features predict local control of atypical meningioma after surgery and adjuvant radiotherapy. J Neurosurg, In Press.

Wu A, Garcia MA, Magill ST, Chen W, Vasudevan HN, Perry A, Theodosopoulos PV, McDermott MW, Braunstein SE, Raleigh DR. Presenting symptoms and prognostic factors for symptomatic outcomes following resection of meningioma [published online ahead of print December 14, 2017]. World Neurosurg. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.12.012

Magill ST, Han SJ, Li J, Berger MS. Resection of primary motor cortex tumors: feasibility and surgical outcomes [published online ahead of print December 8, 2017]. J Neurosurg 2017. doi: 10.3171/2017.5.JNS163045

Magill ST, Wang DD, Rutledge WC, Lau D, Berger MS, Sankaran S, Lau CY, Imershein SG. Changing Operating Room Culture: Implementation of a Post-Operative Debrief and Improved Safety Culture. World Neurosurg 2017;107:597-603.  

Ohya J, Bray DP, Magill ST, Vogel TD, Berven SH, Mummaneni PV. Mini-Open Anterior Approach for Cervicothoracic Junction Fracture: Technical Note. Neurosurg Focus 2017;43(2):E4.  

Sizdahkhani S, Magill ST, McDermott MW. Intraventricular Meningioma Resection with Post-Operative Ischemia of the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus. World Neurosurg 2017;106:878-883. 

Mendoza-Viveros L, Chiang CK, Ong JLK, Hegazi S, Cheng AHH, Bouchard-Cannon P, Fana M, Lowden C, Zhang P, Bothorel B, Michniewicz MG, Magill ST, Holmes MM, Goodman RH, Simonneaux V, Figeys D, Cheng HYM. miR-132/212 modulates seasonal adaptation and dendritic morphology of the central circadian clock. Cell Reports 2017;19(3):505-520.   

Chen WC, Magill ST, Englot DJ, Baal JD, Wagle S, Rick JW, McDermott MW.  Factors Associated with Pre- and Post-operative Seizures in 1033 Undergoing Supratentorial Meningioma Resection. Neurosurgery 2017;81(2):297-306.

Wang DD, Burkhardt JK, Magill ST, Lawton MT. Anterior transposition of anomalous tortuous vertebral artery causing cervical radiculopathy – A report of 2 cases and review of literature. World Neurosurg 2017;101:289-295.

Magill ST, Lau D, Raleigh DR, Sneed PK, McDermott MW. Surgical Resection and Interstitial 125I Brachytherapy for High Grade Meningioma: A 25 year series. Neurosurgery 2017;80(3):409-416. 

Magill ST, Theodosopoulos PV, McDermott MW. Resection of Falx and Parasagittal Meningioma: Complication Avoidance. J Neuroonc 2016;130(2):253-262. 

Han SJ, Reis G, Kohanbash G, Srivastav S, Magill ST, Molinaro AM, McDermott MW, Theodosopoulos P, Aghi MK, Berger MS, Butowski NA, Barani IJ, Phillips JJ, Perry A, Okada H. Expression and prognostic impact of immune modulatory molecule PD-L1 in meningioma. J Neuroonc 2016;130(3):543-552.  

Han SJ, Magill ST, Tarapore P, Horton JC, McDermott MW. Direct Visualization of Improved Optic Nerve Pial Vascular Supply Following Tuberculum Meningioma Resection: A Case Report. J Neurosurg 2016;125(3): 565-569. 

Englot DJ, Magill ST, Han SJ, Chang EF, Berger MS, McDermott MW. Seizures in supratentorial meningioma: a systemic review and meta-analysis. J Neurosurg  2016;124(6):1552-61.  

Magill ST, Brus-Ramer M, Weinstein PR, Chin CT, Jacques L. Neurogenic Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Current Diagnostic Criteria and Advances in MR-Imaging Diagnostics. Neurosurg Focus 2015;39(3):E7. 

Ko A, Ozpinar A, Raskin J, Magill ST, Raslan A, Burchiel KJ. Correlation of preoperative MRI with the long-term outcomes of dorsal root entry zone lesioning for brachial plexus avulsion pain. J Neurosurg 2016;124(5):1470-1478.  

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

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.

Daniels AH, DePasse JM, Magill ST, Fischer SA, Ames CP, Hart RA. The current state of United States spine surgery training: a survey of residency and spine fellowship program directors. Spine Deformity 2014;2:176-185.

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.