Aaron Neinstein, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address400 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco CA 94117
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-9774-7180 Additional info
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    UCSFEndocrinology, Fellowship2013
    UCSFInternal Medicine, Residency2010
    Keck School of Medicine MD2007
    Northwestern UniversityBA2003
    University of California, San Francisco, CA03/2021Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Marin Magazine2020[415] Top Doctors
    American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)2018Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association (FAMIA)
    Endocrine Society2014Helmsley Charitable Trust Abstract Award in Type 1 Diabetes

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    Aaron Neinstein, MD is Associate Professor of Medicine in the UCSF Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism and Director of Clinical Informatics at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, and Clinical Informatics, with an active clinical practice focused on diabetes care. Dr. Neinstein, an inaugural inductee as a Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association, has focused his career on empowering patients and physicians to better access, share, understand, and use health information for more connected, collaborative care. He helped lead the Epic EHR implementation at UCSF and was on the founding team of Tidepool, a non-profit that creates open-source software to empower people with diabetes. At the UCSF CDHI, he leads a multi-disciplinary team focused on advancing interoperability and digital transformation of care delivery. Dr. Neinstein majored in American Studies at Northwestern University, graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and did his Internal Medicine residency and Endocrinology fellowship at UCSF.
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    Catalyzing the FDA PreCertification Program Through Creation of a Collaborative Community: The Accelerated Digital Clinical Ecosystem (ADviCE)
    UCSF-Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI) Sep 1, 2018 - Aug 31, 2019
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Early Experiences with Patient-Facing API's
    Commonwealth Fund May 15, 2018 - Mar 14, 2019
    Role: Principal Investigator

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      1. Biochemical and Genomic Changes of a Devastating Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Cancer. Journal of the Endocrine Society. 2021 May 3; 5(Supplement_1):a1038-a1038. Myat Han Soe, Chienying Liu, Aaron Barak Neinstein, Elizabeth J Murphy. .
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      2. Disparities in Telemedicine Use for Subspecialty Diabetes Care During COVID-19 Shelter-In-Place Orders. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2021 Mar 14; 1932296821997851. Haynes SC, Kompala T, Neinstein A, Rosenthal J, Crossen S. PMID: 33719622.
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      3. Telehealth in type 1 diabetes. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2021 02 01; 28(1):21-29. Kompala T, Neinstein AB. PMID: 33332927.
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      4. Letter to the Editor: "Approach to the Patient with Thyrotoxicosis Using Telemedicine". J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Jan 23; 106(2):e1060-e1061. Neinstein AB, Masharani U. PMID: 33038240.
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      5. Smart Insulin Pens: Advancing Digital Transformation and a Connected Diabetes Care Ecosystem. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2021 Jan 12; 1932296820984490. Kompala T, Neinstein AB. PMID: 33435704.
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      6. Treating Alpelisib-Induced Hyperglycemia with Very Low Carbohydrate Diets and Sodium-Glucose Co-Transporter 2 Inhibitors: A Case Series. Integr Cancer Ther. 2021 Jan-Dec; 20:15347354211032283. Blow T, Hyde PN, Falcone JN, Neinstein A, Vasan N, Chitkara R, Hurd MA, Sardesai S, Lustberg MB, Flory JH, Volek JS, Goncalves MD. PMID: 34259084.
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      7. Design and development of referrals automation, a SMART on FHIR solution to improve patient access to specialty care. JAMIA Open. 2020 Oct; 3(3):405-412. Odisho AY, Lui H, Yerramsetty R, Bautista F, Gleason N, Martin E, Young JJ, Blum M, Neinstein AB. PMID: 33215075.
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      8. Analysis of "Accuracy of a 14-Day Factory Calibrated Continuous Glucose Monitoring System With Advanced Algorithm in Pediatric and Adult Population with Diabetes". J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2020 Oct 21; 1932296820967004. Kompala T, Neinstein AB. PMID: 33084373.
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      9. Implementation of a digital chatbot to screen health system employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020 07 01; 27(9):1450-1455. Judson TJ, Odisho AY, Young JJ, Bigazzi O, Steuer D, Gonzales R, Neinstein AB. PMID: 32531066.
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      10. 833-P: Standardized Assessment of Diabetes Distress in Routine Type 1 Diabetes Care. Diabetes. 2020 Jun 1; 69(Supplement 1):833-p. TEJASWI KOMPALA, POLLY FU, ANDREW K. FOLICK, MURIEL BABEY, EILEEN KOH, PARAS MEHTA, LAWRENCE FISHER, UMESH MASHARANI, AARON B. NEINSTEIN. .
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      12. Rapid design and implementation of an integrated patient self-triage and self-scheduling tool for COVID-19. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020 06 01; 27(6):860-866. Judson TJ, Odisho AY, Neinstein AB, Chao J, Williams A, Miller C, Moriarty T, Gleason N, Intinarelli G, Gonzales R. PMID: 32267928.
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      13. Accelerating Transformation to a Digital-First Diabetes Care Model. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2020 07; 14(4):743-744. Kompala T, Neinstein A. PMID: 32468850.
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      14. Self-Reported Wearable Heart Rate Data May Be Useful in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hyperthyroidism. Clinical Thyroidology. 2020; 32(5). Aaron B. Neinstein, Michael Blum, and Umesh Masharani. View Publication.
      15. Self-Reported Wearable Heart Rate Data May Be Useful in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hyperthyroidism. Clinical Thyroidology. 2020 May 1; 32(5):242-244. Aaron B. Neinstein, Michael Blum, Umesh Masharani. .
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      16. Top 10 Tips for Successfully Implementing a Diabetes Telehealth Program. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2020 12; 22(12):920-928. Crossen S, Raymond J, Neinstein A. PMID: 32191141.
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      17. Deploying Patient-Facing Application Programming Interfaces: Thematic Analysis of Health System Experiences. J Med Internet Res. 2020 04 03; 22(4):e16813. Neinstein A, Thao C, Savage M, Adler-Milstein J. PMID: 31983680.
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      18. PD05-01 AUTOMATED, EHR-INTEGRATED REFERRAL PROCESSING USING INFORMATION EXTRACTION FROM FAXED IMAGES TO IMPROVE PATIENT ACCESS TO UROLOGIC CARE. The Journal of Urology. 2020 Apr 1; 203:e84. Hansen Lui*, Ramakrishna Yerramsetty, Nathaniel Gleason, Edwin Martin, Jerry Young, Michael Blum, Aaron B. Neinstein, Anobel Y. Odisho. .
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      19. A Case Report of Diabetic Ketoacidosis With Combined Use of a Sodium Glucose Transporter 2 Inhibitor and Hybrid Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2019 05; 13(3):605-606. Singh S, Rushakoff RJ, Neinstein AB. PMID: 30931610.
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      20. A new era: increasing continuous glucose monitoring use in type 2 diabetes. Am J Manag Care. 2019 03; 25(4 Spec No.):SP123-SP126. Kompala T, Neinstein A. PMID: 30933461.
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      21. A Pilot Study of Use of a Software Platform for the Collection, Integration, and Visualization of Diabetes Device Data by Health Care Providers in a Multidisciplinary Pediatric Setting. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2018 12; 20(12):806-816. Wong JC, Izadi Z, Schroeder S, Nader M, Min J, Neinstein AB, Adi S. PMID: 30461307.
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      22. Balancing Innovation and Safety When Integrating Digital Tools Into Health Care. Ann Intern Med. 2018 05 15; 168(10):733-734. Auerbach AD, Neinstein A, Khanna R. PMID: 29582072.
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      23. Pilot Study of a Novel Application for Data Visualization in Type 1 Diabetes. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2017 07; 11(4):800-807. Wong JC, Neinstein AB, Look H, Arbiter B, Chokr N, Ross C, Adi S. PMID: 28617628.
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      24. Medical Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism. Textbook of Endocrine Surgery. 2016 Jan 1; 707-707. Aaron Neinstein, Dolores Shoback. .
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      25. A case study in open source innovation: developing the Tidepool Platform for interoperability in type 1 diabetes management. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 Mar; 23(2):324-32. Neinstein A, Wong J, Look H, Arbiter B, Quirk K, McCanne S, Sun Y, Blum M, Adi S. PMID: 26338218.
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      26. A Minority of Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Routinely Downloads and Retrospectively Reviews Device Data. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Aug; 17(8):555-62. Wong JC, Neinstein AB, Spindler M, Adi S. PMID: 26133226.
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      27. A detailed description of the implementation of inpatient insulin orders with a commercial electronic health record system. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2014 Jul; 8(4):641-51. Neinstein A, MacMaster HW, Sullivan MM, Rushakoff R. PMID: 24876450.
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      28. From "pull" to "push": a transformation in medicine. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Mar 11; 173(5):352-3. Neinstein AB. PMID: 23400521.
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      29. An analysis of the usability of inpatient insulin ordering in three computerized provider order entry systems. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2011 Nov 01; 5(6):1427-36. Neinstein A, Cucina R. PMID: 22226260.
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      30. Nocturnal hypoglycemia detected with the Continuous Glucose Monitoring System in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes. J Pediatr. 2002 Nov; 141(5):625-30. Kaufman FR, Austin J, Neinstein A, Jeng L, Halvorson M, Devoe DJ, Pitukcheewanont P. PMID: 12410189.
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