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CURRICULUM VITAE

Fernando Santos-Pinheiro MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Division of General

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
02/2004 - 01/2010 Fundação Santo Andre Faculdade de Medicina - Sao Paulo, Brazil

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2011 - 06/30/2015 Resident, Department of Neurology, Division of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44995
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2016 Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Department of Neurology, Division of Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Hanover, NH
07/01/2016 - 10/15/2017 Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Department of Neurology, Division of Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Holcombe Ave, Houston, TX 77030

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2016 Instructor, Neurology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
10/16/2017 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2019 - Present Affiliate Clinical Instructor, MCW - School of Pharmacy, Milwaukee, WI 53226

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
10/2017 - Present Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226
10/01/2018 - Present Community Memorial Hospital Cancer Center, W180 N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
10/01/2018 - Present Drexel Town Square Cancer Center, 7901 S 6th St, Oak Creek, WI 53154

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Neurology
09/14/2015
09/14/2025
Clinical Neurophysiology
10/16/2017
10/16/2027
Neuro-oncology
09/17/2021
09/17/2031
 
Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
67754-20
11/01/2021
10/31/2023
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
06/22/2019 Faculty Teaching Award 2019, Medical College of Wisconsin
12/01/2019 - Present MCW's Outstanding Medical Student Teacher's for 2018-2019, Medical College of Wisconsin
12/01/2020 - Present MCW's Outstanding Medical Student Teacher's for 2019-2020, Medical College of Wisconsin
CNPq (National Council of Scientific and Technologic Development) 08/2008: Scholarship Award for Scientific Initiation in Basic Laboratory Research in the field of Neurosciences and Genetics.
NEPAS (Research and Education in Health Sciences Center) 07/2009: Scholarship Award for Scientific Initiation in Basic Laboratory Research in the field of Genetic and Human Reproductive Health
Committee of Medical Education of FMABC (Medical School) 12/2009
Harvey Hero Award 2017 - Department of Neuro-Oncology, Division of Medicine. UT MD Anderson Cancer Center.
William James Miller Endowed Fellowship Award 2016-2017: "Pituitary Carcinoma - a Multifaceted Tumor Requires a Multidisciplinary Approach. The 12-year MD Anderson Cancer Center Experience" with facul, and Dr. Victor Levin"
Outstanding Academic Accomplishments Award during medical graduation: Honors roll.

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
07/01/2011 - Present American Academy of Neurology (Member)
07/01/2016 - Present Society for Neuro-Oncology (Member)

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Neurofibromatosis Clinic Network
Role:
Local Clinic Director
PI:
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro
Dates:
07/01/2019 - Present
 
Title:
Database creation and management for brain metastasis cases discussed on NIMBLE app
PI:
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro
Dates:
01/01/2020 - Present
 
Title:
Network for Integrated Management of Brain Metastasis: Linking Experts (NIMBLE)
Role:
Co-investigator
PI:
Joseph Bovi
 
Prior
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Laboratory of Neuromodulation - Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital - Harvard Medical School
Role:
Research Fellow
PI:
Felipe Fregni, MD
Dates:
07/01/2010 - 06/30/2011
 
Title:
Principles and Practice of Clinical Research
PI:
Felipe Fregni, MD
Dates:
02/01/2011 - 11/15/2011
 
Title:
Laboratory of Neuromodulation - Burke Rehabilitation Hospital - Cornell University
Role:
Research Fellow
PI:
Dylan Edwards, Ph.D
Dates:
02/01/2011 - 04/01/2011
 
Title:
SpringWorks Phase 2b MEK-i (Mirdametinib) for Inoperable Plexiform Neurofibromas.
Role:
Site PI
PI:
Michael J Fisher, MD
Dates:
01/12/2019 - 11/10/2020
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Neurologic Complications of Hematologic Malignancies, Neurology Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, 11/09/2018
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Seizure prophylaxis in neurosurgery, Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, 02/08/2019
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Seizure prevention in Neurosurgical Practice, Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, 02/15/2019
 
Regional
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Neurofibromatosis and other Phakomatoses, Neurofibromatosis Symposium 2018, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 10/20/2018
 
International
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, How to be a successful applicant for residency in the US, III Santo Andre Foundation's Annual Medical Academic Meeting, Santo Andre, SP, Brazil, 08/15/2020
Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Workshop in Applying for clerkships, observerships and residency in the United States., III Annual Santo Andre Foundation Medical Academic Meeting, Santo Andre, SP - Brazil, 08/20/2020 - 08/22/2020
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
01/01/2021 - 12/31/2023 Elected Board Member, Diversity and Inclusion Action Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/01/2021 - Present Volunteer Board member, Diversity and Wellness Committee, Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/01/2021 - 12/31/2023 Elected Board Member, Professionalism Enrichment Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Resident and Fellow Education
02/01/2018 - 02/15/2018 Academic Half Day - Neurology
02/26/2018 Radiation-Oncology Conference
02/27/2018 Radiation-Oncology Conference
01/14/2019 Radiation-Oncology Conference
02/01/2019 Academic Half Day - Neurology
05/15/2020 - Present Academic Half Day - Neurology
02/05/2021 - Present Academic Half Day - Neurology
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Thomas Park, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/15/2018 - 12/15/2018 Clinical Apprenticeship
Gretta Nelson, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/15/2019 - 12/15/2019 Clinical Apprenticeship
Cesar Martinez Ramirez, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/15/2020 - 12/15/2020 Clinical Apprenticeship
 
Residents
Norman Burgess, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/20/2019 - 05/01/2020 Professionalism Mentorship
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Pharmacy Students
Jennifer Polenska, MCW School of Pharmacy, 01/15/2019 - 12/05/2019 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences
Andres Maldonado, MCW School of Pharmacy, 01/15/2020 - 12/15/2020 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences
Hue Xiong, MCW School of Pharmacy, 01/15/2021 - 12/15/2021 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
12/01/2017 - Present Brady East Standard Clinic (BESTD) - volunteer medical provider
12/01/2019 - Present Volunteer for Street Angels
 

GLOBAL HEALTH ACTIVITIES:
01/10/2006 - 12/14/2009 President of the Local Committee for the International Federation of Medical Students Association (IFMSA)
05/03/2008 - 05/08/2008 President of Local Committee for the Annual Pan-American Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA)
07/01/2018 - Present International Observership Program for Education in Neurosciences, I-OPEN.
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Denise Maria Christofolini, Emerson Barchi Cordts, Fernando Santos-Pinheiro, Erika Kayaki, Mayla Dornas, Monise Castro Santos, Bianca Bianco, Caio Parente Barbosa.: How polymorphic markers contribute to genetic associated diseases in different population? The study of Inhibin A for premature ovarian insufficiency. Einstein Jul-Sep;15(3):269-272.
2. Pinheiro FS, Christofolini DM, Alves FG, Barbosa CP, Bianco B, Mafra FA, Mascarenhas AB. Clinical and Molecular Evaluation of Individuals with clinical features of Fragile X- associated Tremor/Ataxia syndrome (FXTAS). Arquivos Brasileiros de Ciências da Saúde Aug/2008 - Vol. 33 - No. 2 pg. 111.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Santos-Pinheiro F, Cacchia D.: chapter: Neuro-oncology. In: The NeuroICU board review. Saef Izzy, David Lerner, Kiwon Lee.. 2017
2. Santos-Pinheiro F, Li Y.: Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss syndrome) presenting with polyneuropathy--a case series. J Clin Neuromuscul Dis. 2015 Mar;16(3):125-30
3. Pinheiro FS, Zahka K, Moodley M, Rothner AD.: Massive Soft Tissue Neurofibroma (Elephantiasis Neuromatosa) - case report and review of literature. Journal of Child Neurology 2015 Oct;30(11):1537-43
4. Santos Pinheiro F, Russowsky Brunoni A, Boggio PS. : Book Chapter, transcranial Direct Current Stimulation. In : Therapeutic Neuromodulation. Felipe Fregni, Paulo Sergio Boggio, Andre Russowsky Brunoni. Sarvier, 2011.
 
Abstracts
1. Santos-Pinheiro F, Penas-Prado M, McCutcheon I, Waguespack S, Mahajan A, Brown P, Kamiya-Matsuoka C. Pituitary carcinoma: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center experience. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting. Chicago, USA. 06/4/2017.
2. Santos Pinheiro F, McAvoy K, Fisschbeck K, Stommel E. The genetic signature of sex chromosome-related mutations expressing as a neurodegenerative disorders: rarity, randomness or underestimation? American Academy of Neurology. Vancounver, Canada. 04/20/2016.
3. Santos-Pinheiro F, Li Y. Eosinophic granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss Syndrome) presenting with polyneuropathy - a case series. American Academy of Neurology. Washington, DC. 04/21/2015.
4. Santos Pinheiro F, Friedman N, Gaby D, Moodley M, Rothner AD. Radiographic progression of pilocytic astrocytoma with post-resection hemifacial atrophy. American Society of Neuroradiology. Montreal, Canada 05/14/2014.
5. Santos Pinheiro F, Rothner AD, Moodley M, Zahka KG. Massive Soft Tissue Neurofibroma (Elephantiasis Neuromatosa) - case report and review of literature. Child Neurology Society Meeting. Austin, TX. 10/31/2013
6. Santos Pinheiro F, Rothner AD, Moodley M, Zahka KG. Massive Soft Tissue Neurofibroma (Elephantiasis Neuromatosa) - case report and review of literature. Children's Tumor Foundation Meeting. Monterey, CA. 06/10/2013.
7. Santos Pinheiro F, Stilman M. Abnormal Gd enhancement of Bilateral Facial Nerve in the setting of Facial Diplegia and Paresthesias (FDP). American Society of Neuroimaging Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 01/18/2013.
8. Santos-Pinheiro F, Bovi JA, Peltier W, Connelly J, Mueller W, Straza M, Puckett L, Crabb M, Leuck J, Zwagerman N, Thompson J, Schultz C, Lindstedt J, Roller-Voigt K, Nelson A, Bichler S, Leutenegger A, Erlitz T, Brausch C, Saeed H, Hahn D, Santos-Pinheiro F. Outcome Assessment Of Multidisciplinary Brain Tumor Board Meeting Recommendations For Brain Metastasis: Is There A Gap? Society For Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting, 11/2020
9. Bovi J, Curtis T, Lindstedt J, Brausch C, Blissitt J, Crabb M, Erlitz T, Gottschalk J, Leuck J, Nelson A, Meerstein H, Mueller W, Peltier W, Presser C, Richardson K, Santos-Pinheiro F, Thompson J, Roller-Voigt K, Atkinson D, Schultz C. "Integrated Management of Brain Metastases" 2020 Vizient Connections Education Summit. 2/2020.
10. Straza M, Bovi J, Puckett L, Siker M, Saeed H, Ahunbay E, Chen Y, Mueller W, Santos-Pinheiro F, Connelly J, Hall W, Li A, Schultz C, Paulson E. "Quantitative Imaging of Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy for Primary Gliomas Using A 1.5 Tesla MR Linac" 2/2020