Jeffrey Greenwald, MD

Jeffrey R Greenwald, MD

Name: Jeffrey R Greenwald, MD

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Faculty Rank: 
Clinical Full Professor
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Office Phone: 
(301) 295-4923


BS. Chemistry; Muhlenberg College, 1979
MD. Jefferson Medical School, 1983
Pediatric Residency; Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship; St. Peters Medical Center


Military Awards
National Defense Service Medal, 1991
Meritorious Unit Commendation, 1991
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, 1993
Flag Letter of Commendation, 1993
Meritorious Unit Commendation, 1996,
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 1998
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 2000
National Defense Service Medal, 2001
Meritorious Unit Commendation, 2002
Meritorious Unit Commendation, 2003
Army Achievement Medal, 2005
Meritorious Service Medal, 2006
Meritorious Unit Commendation, 2008

Retired from Active Duty, 2006

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

  • Director, Well Newborn Service;National Naval Medical Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 2006 - present
  • Director, Newborn Services; Malcolm Grow AF Medical Center, 2005- 2006
  • Associate Director, Children’s Health; National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, 2004 – 2005
  • Chief of Pediatrics; National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, 1999 – 2004
  • Associate Program Director; National Capital Consortium Pediatric Residency, 2003 - 2004
  • Chief of Neonatology; National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, 1993-1999


  • Leonard, K., Hickey, K., Greenwald ,J. Primary Hypergonadotrophic Hypogonadism Associated with Coxsackie Virus Exposure During Pregnancy. Submitted for Poster Session. Armed Forces District Annual Meeting
  • Braun, L., Thompson, M.W., Greenwald J.R., Ko, C., Flynn, D., and Williams, R. Intrauterine Growth Parameters for Infants Born In Military Hospitals. Uniformed Services Pediatric Seminar, Honolulu, HI. 13 March, 2000. Pediatr. Res. 2000;47:1793A
  • Thompson, M.W., Curtis, J., Hinson, R.M., Greenwald J.R., Moores,R.R., Naulty, C.M., O’Neill, J.T., and Tate, M.L. Evaluation of a Neonatology Elective Experience for 3rd Year Pediatric Residents. Uniformed Services Pediatric Seminar, Honolulu, HI. 13 March, 2000. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Research Day, Bethesda, MD. 23 March, 2000. COMPRA 2000, San Antonio, TX. 23 September, 2000. Pediatr. Res. 2000;47:581A
  • Bonta, B.W. and Greenwald J.R. Influence of EXOSURF Therapy for Respiratory Distress Syndrome on Air Leak Syndromes among Premature Infants Requiring Mechanical Ventilation. Pediatr. Res., 1992; 31:1795A
  • Bonta, B.W., Greenwald J.R., and Fajardo, J.E. Should Lumbar Puncture Continue to be Included as a Routine Procedure Among Neonates < 72 Hours Who Require a Workup for Suspected Sepsis? Submitted to the 26th Annual Uniformed Services Pediatric Seminar, Washington, DC, 23-26 MAR, 1992. Pediatr. Res.;1992;31:1628A
  • Bonta, B.W., Stobie, P. and Greenwald J.R. Administration of Exosurf Does Not Alter Timing and Occurrence of Physiologic Diuresis During Treatment of Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Pediatr. Res., 1991; 29:1839A
  • Greenwald J.R., England, S.J., Hiatt, I.M., and Hegyi, T.H. High Frequency jet Ventilator Management of Pulmonary Interstitial Emphysema. Pediatr. Res. 1990; 27:304A