Steven Shein, MD

Contact Information

10900 Euclid Ave, BRB 820

Cleveland, OH 44106

Phone: 216-368-2329

Fax: 216-368-4223


Steven L Shein, MD

Attending Physician Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital Cleveland, Ohio

Assistant Professor 


  • Division: Critical Care / Pharmacology


Dr. Steven L. Shein is a Pediatric Critical Care Medicine physician.  He received a BS in Chemistry and BA in Biology from the University of Virginia (2001) and an MD from Case Western Reserve University (2005).  He completed his Pediatrics residency at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital (2005-2008) where he was Chief Resident (2008-2009).  He completed his Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (2009-2012) where he was Chief Fellow (2011-2012) and a T32 Fellow (2011-2013).  He joined the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in July 2013.

As a T32 Fellow, Dr. Shein published several manuscripts pertaining to the treatment of children with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI).  Upon his return to Cleveland, he has changed research focus.  Currently, he has several projects pertaining to acute respiratory failure.  His current research interests include the role of nebulized hypertonic saline in mechanically ventilated children; clinical utility of biomarkers of lung injury in exhaled breath condensate in mechanically ventilated children; and identification of biomarkers of drug responsiveness in acute respiratory failure and bronchiolitis.