Stephanie Nitzschke, MD, Named Burn Center Medical Director

Stephanie Nitzshke, MD, has been named medical director of the Burn Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Stephanie Nitzschke, MD
Stephanie Nitzschke, MD

Stephanie Nitzschke, MD
Associate Surgeon, Division of Trauma, Burn, Surgical & Critical Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Medical Director, Burn Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Stephanie Nitzschke, MD, is an acute care surgeon, trauma surgeon and surgical intensivist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and instructor in surgery at Harvard Medical School. She is a graduate of Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, IL and completed a General Surgery Residency at INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA. Dr. Nitzschke completed a Burn Surgery Fellowship at the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research in Fort Sam Houston, TX and a Trauma & Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Nitzschke is an active participant in resident and medical student education. Her research interests include clinical outcomes for burn and trauma patients. She has authored over 15 peer-reviewed manuscripts, chapters and presented 20 abstracts and lectures regionally and nationally concerning surgical care.