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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Frank Greer earned his medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania, and completed his residency and fellowship at Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati.



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202 S. Park (Meriter)
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American Family Children's Hospital
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

Meriter Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pediatrics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Fellowship Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Residency Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Internship Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Medical School University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1972


Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

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PubMed Articles
Greer FR Kleinman RE . An infant formula with decreased weight gain and higher IQ: are we there yet? Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Apr;99(4):757-8
[PubMed ID: 24598153]
Michaelsen KF Greer FR . Protein needs early in life and long-term health. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Mar;99(3):718S-22S
[PubMed ID: 24452233]
Pridham K Brown R Bamberger JM Wells J Greer F Mounts K . Graphical exploration of dimensions of preterm infant growth in weight in association with biological, nutritional, and energy expenditure conditions. Biol Res Nurs. 2011 Jul;13(3):260-73
[PubMed ID: 21406503]
Greer FR . Update on nutritional recommendations for the pediatric patient. Adv Pediatr. 2011;58(1):27-39
[PubMed ID: 21736974]
Tetrick MA Greer FR Benevenga NJ . Blood D-(-)-3-hydroxybutyrate concentrations after oral administration of trioctanoin, trinonanoin, or tridecanoin to newborn rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta). Comp Med. 2010 Dec;60(6):486-90
[PubMed ID: 21262136]
Greer FR . Vitamin K the basics--what's new? Early Hum Dev. 2010 Jul;86 Suppl 1:43-7
[PubMed ID: 20116943]
Greer FR . Commentary: concerns for complementary feeding of infants in Brazil. J Pediatr (Rio J). 2010 May-Jun;86(3):169-70
[PubMed ID: 20520924]
Greer FR . The role of pediatricians as innovators in pediatric nutrition. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program. 2010;66:191-203
[PubMed ID: 20664226]
Greer FR . Defining vitamin D deficiency in children: beyond 25-OH vitamin D serum concentrations. Pediatrics. 2009 Nov;124(5):1471-3
[PubMed ID: 19858159]
Greer FR . Time to step up to the plate: adopting the WHO 2006 growth curves for US infants. Breastfeed Rev. 2009 Mar;17(1):5-7
[PubMed ID: 19385346]
Greer FR . Methyl donors, iodine, and DHA--is maternal supplementation beneficial? Introduction. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Feb;89(2):661S-2S
[PubMed ID: 19116327]
Greer FR . 25-Hydroxyvitamin D: functional outcomes in infants and young children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Aug;88(2):529S-533S
[PubMed ID: 18689395]
Greer FR . Long-term adverse outcomes of low birth weight, increased somatic growth rates, and alterations of body composition in the premature infant: review of the evidence. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2007 Dec;45 Suppl 3:S147-51
[PubMed ID: 18185081]
Greer FR . Post-discharge nutrition: what does the evidence support? Semin Perinatol. 2007 Apr;31(2):89-95
[PubMed ID: 17462493]
Mickelson BD Greer FR Benevenga NJ . The contribution of body protein to the supply of energy in starved newborn piglets is not preferentially suppressed by intravenous provision of glucose and fat. J Nutr. 2005 Nov;135(11):2609-15
[PubMed ID: 16251619]
Greer FR . Breastfeeding and cardiovascular disease: where's the beef? Pediatrics. 2005 Jun;115(6):1765
[PubMed ID: 15930241]
Greer FR . Bone health: it's more than calcium intake. Pediatrics. 2005 Mar;115(3):792-4
[PubMed ID: 15741386]
Pridham K Bhattacharya A Thoyre S Steward D Bamberger J Wells J Green C Greer F Green-Sotos P O'Brien M . Exploration of the contribution of biobehavioral variables to the energy expenditure of preterm infants. Biol Res Nurs. 2005 Jan;6(3):216-29
[PubMed ID: 15583362]
Greer FR . Issues in establishing vitamin D recommendations for infants and children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Dec;80(6 Suppl):1759S-62S
[PubMed ID: 15585801]