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Georgene Hergenroeder

Georgene Hergenroeder


[email protected]
Advisor: Pramod Dash, Ph.D.

Thesis Project
Autoantibody response in spinal cord injury

Recent Publications

Hergenroeder GW, Moore AN, Schmitt K, Redell JB, Dash PK. Identification of Autoantibodies to Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein (GFAP) in Spinal Cord Injury Patients. Neuroreport. 2016 Jan 20;27(2):90-3. DOI: 10.1097/WNR.0000000000000502.

Dash PK, Hergenroeder GW, Jeter CB, Choi HA, Kobori N and Moore AN (2016) Traumatic Brain Injury Alters Methionine Metabolism: Implications for Pathophysiology. Front. Syst. Neurosci. 10:36. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2016.00036

Jeter CB,  Hylin MJ, Hergenroeder GW, Hill J, Johnson DR, Barrera JA, Shields TC,  Redell JB, , Zhao J,  Moore AN, Dash PK.  Biomarkers of Organ Injury. Recent Patents on Biomarkers 2014, 4(2) 92-109.  

Levine RL, Hergenroeder GW, Miller CC, Davies A.Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Emergency Department Admissions. J Hosp Med 2007;2:79-85.

Powner DJ, Hergenroeder GW, Awili M, Atik MA,Robertson C. Hyponatremia and Comparison of NT-pro-BNP Concentrations in Blood Samples from Jugular Bulb and Arterial Sites after Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults: A Pilot Study. Neurocrit Care. 2007 Aug 10

Hergenroeder GW, Prator BC, Chow A, Powner D.Patient and Family Opinions about Post-Mortem Intubation Training. Medical Education.2007;41:1210-1216.

Kellum JA, Venkataraman R, Powner D, Elder M, Hergenroeder G, Carter, M. Feasibility study of cytokine removal by hemoadsorption in brain-dead humans. Crit Care Med. 2008 Jan;36(1):268-272.

Hergenroeder G1, Redell JB1, Moore AN, Dubinsky WP, Funk RT, Crommett JW, Clifton G, Levine RL, Valadka AB, and Dash PK. Identification of Serum Biomarkers in Brain Injured Adults: Potential for Predicting Elevated Intracranial Pressure. Journal of Neurotrauma, February 2008.

Murugan R, Venkataraman R, Wahed AS, Elder M, Hergenroeder G, Carter M, Madden NJ, Powner D, Kellum JA. Increased plasma IL-6 in donors is associated with lower recipient hospital-free survival after cadaveric organ transplantation. Crit Care Med. 2008 Jun;36(6):1810-6.

Hergenroeder G, Levine RL, Miller C.Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in End Stage Renal Disease. Dialysis & Transplantation. 2008 Nov:37(11):439-444.

Hergenroeder GW, Redell JB, Moore AN, Dash PK. Biomarkers in Clinical Diagnosis and Management of Traumatic Brain Injury. Mol Diagn Ther. 2008;12(6):345-58

Levine RL, Funk R, Hergenroeder G, Hursting M J. Emergency department awareness of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: how frequently is risk assessment documented in patients with thrombosis? American Journal of Medical Quality. 2010 Sept-Oct;25(5):365-9. Epub 2010 June 3.

Levine RL, Hergenroeder G, Francis JR, Miller CC, Hursting M J. Heparin-Platelet Factor 4 Antibodies in Intensive Care Patients: An Observational Study of Prevalence, Incidence, Risk Factors, and Adverse Outcomes. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2010 Aug;30(2):142-8

Dash PK, Redell J, Hergenroeder G, Zhao J, Clifton G, Moore A. Serum Ceruloplasmin and Copper are Early Biomarkers for TBI-Associated Elevated Intracranial Pressure. J Neurosci Res. 2010 Jun;88(8):1719-26.

Dash PK, Zhao J, Hergenroeder GW, Moore AN.Biomarkers for the Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Evaluation of Treatment Efficacy for Traumatic Brain Injury. Neurotherapeutics. 2010 Jan;7(1):100-14.

Hergenroeder G, Moore A, McCoy JP, Samsel L, Ward NH, Clifton G, Dash Pk. Serum IL-6: A candidate biomarker for intracranial pressure elevation following isolated TBI. Journal of Neuroinflammation 2010, 7:19.

Redell JB, Moore AN, Ward NH, Hergenroeder GW, Dash PK. Human traumatic brain injury alters plasma microRNA levels. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Dec;27(12):2147-56.

Powner DJ, Hergenroeder GW. Cardiac Output Measurement During Adult Donor Care. Prog Transplant. 2011 Jun;21(2):144-50.

Jeter CB, Hergenroeder GW, Ward NH 3rd, Moore AN, Dash PK. Human traumatic brain injury alters circulating L-arginine and its metabolite levels: possible link to cerebral blood flow, extracellular matrix remodeling and energy status. J Neurotrauma. 2012 Jan 1;29(1):119-27

Jeter CB, Hergenroeder GW, Hylin MJ, Redell JB, Moore AN, Dash PK. Biomarkers for the diagnosis and prognosis of mild traumatic brain injury/concussion. Journal of Neurotrauma. epublished October 12, 2012 doi:10.101089/neu.20012.2439

Jeter CB, Hergenroeder GW, Ward NH, Moore AN, Dash PK. Human mild traumatic brain injury decreases circulating branched-chain amino acids and their metabolite levels J Neurotrauma.2013 Apr 6.

Lin Y, Yang J, Zhu VF, Chen Y, Wang Y, Yan W, Jiang T, Hergenroeder GW, Fletcher SA, Levin JM, Kim DH, Zhu J, Li M. Gene Profile of Zinc Transporters Predicts Glioma Survival. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Apr 17

Hergenroeder GW, Ward NH, Yu X, Opekun A, Moore AN, Kozinetz CA, Powner DJ. Nutritional Status and Capability for Enteral Absorption after Brain Death. Progress in Transplantation. 2013 Dec;23(4):374-82.

Education & Training

Entering class 2013
Duke University, BSN
Duke University, MHA


Best Poster Overall for Spinal Cord Injury, 2015 Mission Connect Annual Scientific Symposium

Research Info

Spine and brain injury