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Steven Lowenstein, MD, MPH

​​​University of Colorado School of Medicine

Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine

Associate Dean Faculty Affairs SOM

Contact information

Anschutz Medical Campus
Office of the Dean, Campus Box C290
13001 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Degree Year ​Focus
Brown University, Providence, RI A.B. 1972 Biology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY M.D. 1976 ​Doctor of Medicine
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 1977 Internal Medicine Internship
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 1980 Internal Medicine Residency
​Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA ​M.P.H ​1985 Master in Public Health

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Selected Publications (9 out of 88)

  • Bucklin BA, Valley M, Welch C, Tran ZV, Lowenstein SR. Predictors of early faculty attrition at one Academic Medical Center. BMC Med Educ. 2014 Feb 10;14:27. PubMed PMID: 24512629
  • Vogel JA, Ginde AA, Lowenstein SR, Betz ME. Emergency department visits by older adults for motor vehicle collisions. West J Emerg Med. 2013 Nov;14(6):576-81. PubMed PMID: 24381674
  • Davis CB, Brownson MR, Levy BJ, Valley MA, Evans B, Lowenstein SR. Employee perception of a mandated helmet policy at Vail Resorts. Wilderness Environ Med. 2013 Dec;24(4):402-6. PubMed PMID: 24001389
  • Betz ME, Lowenstein SR, Schwartz R. Older adult opinions of "advance driving directives". J Prim Care Community Health. 2013 Jan;4(1):14-27. PubMed PMID: 23799685
  • Lowenstein SR, Dart R. Characterization of adolescent prescription drug abuse and misuse using the Researched Abuse Diversion and Addiction-Related Surveillance (RADARS) System.  J Amer Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2013; 52:196-204.
  • Valley MA, Trotter JF, Thomas D, Ginde AA, Lowenstein SR, Honigman B. The relationship between hepatopulmonary syndrome and altitude. Canadian J Gastroenterology and Hepatology. In Press.
  • Betz ME, Carr D, DiGuiseppi Haukoos JS, Lowenstein SR, Schwartz R. Recruitment of older drivers from primary care clinics for on-road fitness-to-drive testing.  J Amer Geriatrics Soc. In press.
  • Betz ME, Jones J, Genco E, Carr DB, DiGuiseppi C, Haukoos JS, Lowenstein SR, Schwartz R.  Tiered older driver assessment in the primary care setting: It’s how you present the question.  The Gerontologist. Under revision. 
  • Krugman RD, Jones MD Jr, Lowenstein SR. Can we learn civility? Reflections on changing culture. Acad Med. 2014. In press.  
  • Faculty Professionalism Award, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2010
  • Stephen J. Cantrill Master Teacher Award, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2013
  • Faculty Inductee, Gold Humanism Honor Society, University of Colorado Chapter, 2013