Stacey Engster, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical and Translational Science
  • Medical Director, University of Pittsburgh CTSI Pediatric PittNet

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, National Pre-Medical Honor Society, 2006-2009
  • American Medical Association, 2009-2013
  • Academic Pediatric Association, 2015-Present
    • Special Interest Groups: Pediatric Tobacco Issues, Women in Medicine  
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012-Present
  • Section on Early Career Physicians, Section on Tobacco Control, Section on Simulation and Innovative Learning Methods, 2017-Present
  • Fellow, 2019-Present 
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society and Allegheny County Medical Society, 2018-Present

Education & Training

  • BA, Biology, La Salle University, 2009
  • MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2013
  • MS, Clinical Research, University of Pittsburgh, 2018
  • Internship/Residency in Pediatrics, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, 2013-2016
  • Fellowship in General Academic Pediatrics, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2016-2018

Selected Publications

Engster S, Bogen DL, Molina B. 2019. Adolescent and Parent Management of Controlled Prescription Medications. Substance Use and Misuse 2019 Jul 29: 1-11; doi: 10.1080/10826084.2019.1645176. 

Engster S, Fascetti C, Daw K, Reis E. 2019. Parent Perceptions of and Preferences for Participation in Child Health Research: Results from a Pediatric Practice-Based Research Network. The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine Sept 2019, 32 (5) 685-694; DOI: 

Molina B, Kipp H, Joseph K, Engster S, Harty S, Dawkins M, Newman B, Lindstrom R, Bauer D, Bangalore S (2020). Stimulant diversion risk among college students treated for ADHD:  Primary Care Provider Prevention Training. Academic Pediatrics 20(1): 119-127. doi: 10.1016/j.acap.2019.06.002 

Engster S, Molina B, Bogen DL. Adolescent and Parent Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceptions of Harm of Household Controlled Medications. Substance Use and Misuse 2019 Dec 17:1-9, doi:10.1080/10826084.2019.1701034 

Full Publication List via NIH PubMed »

Research Interests

UL1TR001857, University of Pittsburgh, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, (PI, 30% effort), 2018-2021, NIH/CTSA