CHARLOTTE H. GREENE, PHD
Department of Bio-Medical Sciences - Philadelphia
Professor of Physiology


Charlotte H. Greene, PhD

Contact

Email: charlotte@pcom.edu
Office: 215-871-6892
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Dr. Greene is a professor of Physiology in the Department of Bio-Medical Sciences

  • Education

    BS, West Chester State College (Biology, Chemistry)
    PhD, Thomas Jefferson University (Physiology, Histology)

  • Courses

    Physiology for Biomedical Science Master's Program
    Spinal Cord and Postural Control DO Program

  • Research

    Research: Small Intestine Submucosa as a graft material, Taste thresholds and diabetes, student lifestyle patterns and cardiovascular issues, Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

    Research Keywords:

    Electrogustometry and diabetes
    Cardiovascular dysfunction and stress
    Biological grafts
    Cellphone–related cognitive issues

  • Awards

    Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching - 1988

  • Publications

    Selected Publications

    Marshall, SE, Tweedt, SM, Greene, CH, Ballestas, LA, Bunning, KR, Costa, LE, Harrison, TD, Higgins CA, Hoertz, MA,Hollobaugh, DA, Jaffe, JA, Koenig, GJ, Lewbart, MB, Liccini, MS, Lopez, CS, Lynch,GS, Marshall, JO, Mazzoni, JA, Moeller, JP, Raab, DC, Reap,JC, Selgrath, CE, Sweitzer, LM, Valentino, DJ, Vota, SA.:An Alternative to Synthetic Aortic Grafts Using Jejunum, Journal of Investigative Surgery, 13:333-341, 2000.

    Jaffee, J.S., P.C. Ginsberg, S.J. Yanoshak, L.E.Costa, F.N. Ogbolu, C.P. Moyer, C.H. Greene, L.H. Finkelstein, R.C. Harkaway, Ureteral Segment Replacement Using a Circumferential Small-Intestinal Submucosa Xenogrenis Graft. J. Investigative Surgery. 13:259-265, 2001.

    J.G.Koenig, D.F.Dietrick, C.H. Greene et al: Evaluation of blood flow through an infrarenal segment of aorta. JAOA, 101 (9):548 September, 2001.

    D.L. Buchanan, LB Costa, A. O’Connor, CH Greene: Endothelialization of aortic grafts: An SEM study. JAOA, 101(9):549, September, 2001.

    White, MD, Greene, CH, Leach, W, Rosenblatt, R. Smith, B, Taveau, J, Tennenbaum, J: Development and Application of a Burst Pressure Devise to Measure Integrity of SIS Vascular Grafts. JAOA 100(8):547. Presented at the 44th Annual AOA Research Conference.

    Smith, B, Lewbart, MS, Groff, B, Greene, CH, DeMarsico, A, Clouser, R, Costa, L, Koenig, G, Leach, W, Rosenblatt, R, Taveau, J, Tennenbaum, J, White, M: Replacement of the Infra-renal Aorta Using a Small Intestine Submucosa (SIS) Allograft in the Swine. JAOA 100(9):581. Presented at the 44th Annual AOA Research Conference.

    Gostkowski, MT, Bromke, BJ, Greene, CH: Is Gentamicin Effective in Eliminating Bacteria from SIS Graft Material. JAOA 100(9):580. Presented at the 44th Annual AOA Research Conference.

    GJ Koenig and CH Greene: A Non-Invasive method for monitoring the re-epithialization of a wound in vivo. JAOA100:560, September 2000.

    HC McCarthy, CH Greene, M. DeJoseph: The Effect of low intensity laser irradiation on soft tissue trigger points. JAOA 101(8)473, August 2001.

    Smith, Ryan M., D. Raab, B. Seaman, B. Smith, C.H. Greene l: Gait Changes after Achilles and Femoral Transections. JAOA 101(8) 475, August, 2001(Third-place prize SOMA student research competition.

    Smith, Ryan M., D. Raab, B. Seaman, B.Smith, C.H. Greene l: Gait Changes after Achilles and Femoral Transections. Student Doctor 23(1): 22-24. 2001.

    Taveau, JW, CH Greene, S. Jeck, etal: Regeneration of uterine horn using porcine small intestinal submucosal graft in the rabbit. JAOA 191(9):554, 2001.

    Invited presentation: Bret Smith: The use of SIS for infrarenal aortic repair. NJAOPS AROC 2002: Across the medical spectrum, Atlantic City NJ April 12, 2002. (Faculty Preceptor)

    M.M. DelBaggio, BS, P.J. Chubb, BS, T.D., Dailey, BS, C.H. Greene: Enhanced Medial Collateral Ligament Regeneration Using Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa. J.A.O.A. 2003.

    Taveau JW. Tartaglia M. Buchannan D. Smith B. Koenig G. Thomfohrde K. Stouch B. Jeck S. Greene CH. Regeneration of uterine horn using porcine small intestinal submucosa grafts in rabbits. Journal of Investigative Surgery. 17(2):81-92, 2004 Mar-Apr.

    Smith, Ryan, Paul Chubb, Christina Weidl, C.H. Greene:. Use of Small Intestine Submucosa in the repair of 10mm gap injuries in rat Sciatic nerve. Journal of Investigative Surgery. (accepted July 2004, in press)

    Raab, D and C.H.Greene: The use of SIS Augmentation for Tendon Lengthening and Paratenon Repair. Proceedings of the 59th Annual Mtg, American Society for Surgery of the Hand. New York, NY September, 2004.

    McMillan, Sean, Wm. T. Crow, and Charlotte H. Greene: Lymphatic Manipulative Pump Research: A Brief Review of the Literature. The AAO Journal September 2004.

    Smith, Ryan, M., MBA, BS Christina Wiedl, BS, DO, Charlotte H. Greene, Ph.D.: Role of Small Intestine Submucosa (SIS) as a Nerve Conduit: Preliminary Report. Journal of Investigative Surgery, 12:1-6, 2004.

    Smith, Ryan, M., Christina Wiedl, Paul Chubb, Charlotte H. Greene: Medical Update; Repair of 10mm Gap Rat Sciatic Nerve Injuries with Small Intestine Submucosa. The Journal of the POMA, 19-22, September 2004. (Honerable Mention to Ryan Smith 2004 POMA Clinical Essay Contest).

    Chubb, Paul, B.S., Greene, Charlotte, Ph.D., Delbaggio, Meagan, B.S., Dailey, Tina, B.S., Hooks, Bryan, B.S., Zazzali, Kathleen, B.S.: Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa as an Application for Enhancing Bone Regeneration. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. American Academy of Osteopathic Surgeons, October 2006. (abst./poster)

    Jacqueline Oxenberg, BS; Ryan Smith, DO, MBA*; Douglas Troutman, BA; Richard Kriebel, Ph,D,; Charlotte Greene, PhD. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19131; *Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI :Addition of Laminin and Fibronectin to SIS used as Conduits in Peripheral Nerve Repair.American Academy of Osteopathic Surgeons, October, 2007.

    Jacqueline Oxenberg, BS; Ryan Smith, DO, MBA*; Douglas Troutman, BA; Richard Kriebel, Ph,D,; Charlotte Greene, PhD. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19131; *Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI :Addition of Laminin and Fibronectin to SIS used as Conduits in Peripheral Nerve Repair. J. Investigational Surgery. (Submitted May, 2008)

    Gregory K. Wanner, Arayel R. Osborne, Charlotte H. Greene: Brief Compression Only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Video and Homemade Manikin Improves CPR Skills in Untrained Individuals http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/128/22_MeetingAbstracts/A166?sid=7d12ee3f-9da6-4fb6-bc21-904216b6d057

    Lilianna Phan, M.S., Charlotte Greene, Ph.D., Marcus Bell, Ph.D., Katherine Galluzzi, D.O., Etheldra Templeton, M.S., & Uma Nair, Ph.D.: Limitations of utilizing electronic medical records for chart reviews to assess weight loss in an elderly patient population. Society of Behavioral Medicine 35th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, April 2014

  • Memberships

    American Academy of Osteopathy
    American Physiological Society
    Sigma Xi

  • Media

    C.H. Greene (ed): "Passing on the Tradition" in newsletter of the AAO
    2002-present

    An ongoing series of interviews with osteopathic physicians to explore the rewards and challenges they have encountered during their careers in osteopathic medicine, to highlight the contributions of their mentors, and to preserve accounts that otherwise may be lost.