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Department Chairs--The Early Years

Biographical and bibliographical information on the university's department chairs from the historical past.

Robert E. Greenberg, MD, Founding Chair, Department of Pediatrics, 1971-1975

                                                             (1929-2015)

Dr. Greenberg graduated from the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine in 1953. Prior to his appointment at Charles R. Drew Postgraduate Medical School, he had been director of the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Stanford University. He left California in 1976 to become chair of pediatrics at University of New Mexico.

Bibliography


1: Greenberg RE. Community pediatrics research. Pediatrics. 2003 Sep;112(3 Part
2):766-9. PubMed PMID: 12949348.


2: Greenberg RE, Weitzman ML. The Center for Child Health Research. Curr Probl
Pediatr Adolesc Health Care. 2003 Apr;33(4):107-14. PubMed PMID: 12671599.


3: Greenberg RE. Research issues and needs for the future. Am J Clin Nutr. 1995
Apr;61(4 Suppl):1001S-1006S. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/61.4.1005S. Review. PubMed PMID:
7900686.


4: Johnson JD, Greenberg RE. Protein turnover in rat placenta: effects of
maternal fasting and maternal protein restriction. Placenta. 1992
Mar-Apr;13(2):141-50. PubMed PMID: 1631027.


5: Johnson JD, Dunham T, Wogenrich FJ, Greenberg RE, Loftfield RB, Skipper BJ.
Fetal hyperinsulinemia and protein turnover in fetal rat tissues. Diabetes. 1990
May;39(5):541-8. PubMed PMID: 1691995.


6: Greenberg RE. From fancy to fact. Pediatrics. 1972 Nov;50(5):685-7. PubMed
PMID: 5084184.


7: Irias JJ, Greenberg RE. Relationship of renal glucconeogenesis to control of
ammonia formation. Am J Physiol. 1972 Oct;223(4):750-5. PubMed PMID: 5075150.


8: Bossi E, Greenberg RE. Sources of blood glucose in the rat fetus. Pediatr Res.
1972 Oct;6(10):765-72. PubMed PMID: 4675228.


9: Greenberg RE, Christiansen RO. The critically ill child: hypoglycemia.
Pediatrics. 1970 Dec;46(6):915-20. PubMed PMID: 5491444.


10: Reaven GM, Remen N, Greenberg RE. Rates of delivery of insulin into plasma in
children with varying carbohydrate tolerance. Pediatrics. 1970 Aug;46(2):230-4.
PubMed PMID: 5432153.


11: Christiansen RO, Page LA, Greenberg RE. Glycogen storage in a hepatoma:
dephosphophosphorylase kinase defect. Pediatrics. 1968 Oct;42(4):694-6. PubMed
PMID: 4300688.


12: Cuzin F, Kretchmer N, Greenberg RE, Hurwitz R, Chapeville F. Enzymatic
hydrolysis of N-substituted aminoacyl-tRNA. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1967
Nov;58(5):2079-86. PubMed PMID: 4866985; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC223908.


13: Kretchmer N, Greenberg RE. Some physiologic and biochemical determinants of
development. Adv Pediatr. 1966;14:201-51. Review. PubMed PMID: 5330507.


14: WINICK M, GREENBERG RE. APPEARANCE AND LOCALIZATION OF A NERVE
GROWTH-PROMOTING PROTEIN DURING DEVELOPMENT. Pediatrics. 1965 Feb;35:221-8.
PubMed PMID: 14261958.


15: WINICK M, GREENBERG RE. CHEMICAL CONTROL OF SENSORY GANGLIA DURING A CRITICAL
PERIOD OF DEVELOPMENT. Nature. 1965 Jan 9;205:180-1. PubMed PMID: 14276271.


16: GARDNER LI, GREENBERG RE. THE METABOLIC REACTION TO INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Pediatr Clin North Am. 1964 Nov;11:927-42. PubMed PMID: 14219235.


17: KRETCHMER N, GREENBERG RE, SERENI F. Biochemical basis of immaturity. Annu
Rev Med. 1963;14:407-26. PubMed PMID: 14035742.


18: GREENBERG RE, LIND J. Catecholamines in tissues of the human fetus.
Pediatrics. 1961 Jun;27:904-11. PubMed PMID: 13708267.


19: GREENBERG RE, GARDNER LI. Catecholamine metabolism in a functional neural
tumor. J Clin Invest. 1960 Nov;39:1729-36. PubMed PMID: 13708265; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC293412.


20: GREENBERG RE, GARDNER LI. The excretion of free catecholamines by newborn
infants. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1960 Sep;20:1207-14. PubMed PMID: 13851571.


21: GREENBERG RE, GARDNER LI. Comparison of the in-vitro metabolism of
tetrahydrocortisone in the liver of the fetal, newborn, pregnant and non-pregnant
adult rat. Pediatrics. 1960 May;25:781-7. PubMed PMID: 13851570.


22: GREENBERG RE, GARDNER LI. Pheochromocytoma in father and son: report of the
eighth known affected kindred. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1959 Mar;19(3):351-62.
PubMed PMID: 13631052.


23: GREENBERG RE. Addison's disease in children; report of two cases. J Pediatr.
1958 Jan;52(1):54-65. PubMed PMID: 13492131.