Tyler Steed, MD, PhD


Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine


  • BA, University of California, Berkeley, 2009
  • PhD, University of California, San Diego, 2015
  • MD, University of California, San Diego, 2017



Areas of Interest

Career Plans



  • American Academy of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society for Neuroscience



  • Uhlirova H, Kilic K, Tian P, Thunemann M, Desjardins M, Saisan PA, Sakadzic S, Ness TV, Mateo C, Cheng Q, Weldy KL, Razoux F, Vandenberghe M, Cremonesi JA, Ferri CG, Nizar K, Sridhar VB, Steed TC, Abashin M, Fainman Y, Masliah E,. Cell type specificity of neurovascular coupling in cerebral cortex. eLIFE. 2016, May; 31(5): e14315.
  • Shen Y, Li J, Nitta M, Futalan D, Steed TC, Treiber JM, Taich Z, Stevens D, Wykosky J, Chen HZ, Carter BS, Becher OJ, Kennedy R, Esashi F, Sarkaria JN, Furnari FB, Cavenee WK, Desai A, and Chen CC. Orthogonal targeting of EGFRvIII expressing glioblastomas through simultaneous EGFR and PLK1 inhibition. Oncotarget. 2015, May; 6(14): 11751-11767.
  • Rodriguez RA, Steed DB, Kawamata Y, Su S, Smith PA, Steed TC, Romesberg FE, and Baran PS. Synthesis and Biology of Axinellamines A and B. Synfacts. 2015, Jan; 11(01): 0005-0005.
  • Rodriguez RA, Barrios Steed D, Kawamata Y, Su S, Smith PA, Steed TC, Romesberg FE, & Baran PS..Axinellamines as broad spectrum antibacterial agents: scalable synthesis and biology. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2014, Oct; 136(43): 15403-15413.
  • Rabinovici GD, Furst AJ, Mormino EC, O'Neil JP, Steed TC, Turken M, Kluth JT, Madison CM, Miller BL, Jagust WJ. IC01-06: Amyloid and glucose metabolism in early versus late-onset AD: A comparative [11C]PIB and [18F]FDG PET study. Alzheimer's and Dementia. 2008, Jul; 4(4): Supplement P1-280.
  • Treiber JM, White NS, Steed TC, Bartsch H, Holland D, Farid N, McDonald CR, Carter BS, Dale AM, Chen CC. Characterization and correction of geometric distortions in 814 diffusion weighted images. PLoS One. 2016, Mar; 11(3): e0152472.
  • Steed TC, Treiber JM, Patel KS, Taich Z, White NS, Treiber ML, Farid N, Carter BS, Dale AM, and Chen CC. Iterative probabilistic voxel labeling: automated segmentation for analysis of The Cancer Imaging Archive glioblastoma images. American Journal of NeuroRadiology. 2015, Apr; 36(4): 678-685.
  • Steed TC, Treiber JM, Patel KS, Carter BS, Dale AM, and Chen CC. Quantification of glioblastoma tumor localization reveals associations with genomic subtypes and implicates the subventricular zone in tumor pathogenesis. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2015, Aug; 123(2): A487-A487.
  • Steed TC, Treiber JM, Patel K, Ramakrishnan V, Merk A, Smith AR, Carter BS, Dale AM, Chow LM, Chen CC. Differential localization of glioblastoma subtype: implications on glioblastoma pathogenesis. Oncotarger. 2016, May; 7(18): 11751-11767.
  • Shen Y, Nitta M, Li J, Futalan D, Steed TC, Taich Z, Treiber JM, Stevens D, Schroeder MA, Sarkaria JN, Chen HZ, Jiang T, Carter BS, Esashi F, Wakosky J, Furnari F, Cavenee WK, Desai A, and Chen CC. Abstract 2737: Modulation of mitotic DNA damage as a paradigm for glioblastoma therapy. Cancer Research. 2014, Oct; 75(19 Supplement): 2737.