Moira A. Szilagyi, M.D., Ph.D.

Moira A. Szilagyi, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Starlight Pediatrics MC Health Dept
111 Westfall Road, Rm 183
Rochester, NY 14620

Office: (585) 275-9869


Szilagyi M, Jee S. "Adolescents in Foster Care". Textbook of Adolescent Health Care. Fisher MM, Alderman EA, Kreipe RE, Rosenfeld WA. Elk Grove Village IL,: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2011.
Szilagyi MA, Jee SH. "Health Needs for Children in Foster Care". American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric Care. McInerny TK, Adam HM, Campbell DE, Kamat DM, Kelleher KJ. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2009.
Szilagyi MA and Eleoff SB. "Foster and Kinship Care". Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme JW, Schor NF, Behrman RE. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2009.
Szilagyi MA. "Disabled Children in Foster Care in the United States". Disabled Children Living Away from Home. Burns, C. London, UK: MacKeith Press, 2009.
Szilagyi MA and Jee SH. "Epidemiology of foster care placement and overview of the foster care system in the United States". Up To Date. :, 2008.
Jee SH and Szilagyi MA. "Comprehensive health care for children in foster care". Up To Date. :, 2008.
Szilagyi M. "Youth aging out of foster care". Child Welfare 360.. : University of Minnesota, School of Social Work., 2008.
Jee SH, Szilagyi MA. "Children in Foster Care". Pediatric Clinical Advisor. Garfunkel LC, Kaczorowski JM, and Christy C. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby, Elsevier, 2007. 806-807
Szilagyi MA. "Foster Care". About CHILDREN: An Authoritative Resource on the State of Childhood Today. Cosby AG, Greenberg RE, Southener LH, Wietzman M. : American Academy Of Pediatrics, 2005. 72-75
Szilagyi MA. "Social Issues Affecting Children and Their Families". The Merck Manual of Medical Information--the Home Edition. TBA: TBA, 2002.
Szilagyi MA. "Foster Care and Adoption". Primary Pediatric Care. Hoekelman RA. St Louis, MO: Mosby, Inc., 2001.
Szilagyi MA, Szilagyi PG. "Foster care". Serving the Underserved - A Residency Education Curriculum. Bithony MG, et al. TBA: TBA, 1992.
Szilagyi PG, Szilagyi MA. "Hyperlipoprotinemia". Bedside Pediatrics. Ziai M. Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Co., 1983.

Journal Articles

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2013 Oct
Conn AM, Szilagyi MA, Franke TM, Albertin CS, Blumkin AK, Szilagyi PG. "Trends in child protection and out-of-home care." Pediatrics.. 2013 Oct; 132(4):712-9. Epub 2013 Sep 23.
2012 Nov
Szilagyi M. "The pediatric role in the care of children in foster and kinship care." Pediatrics in review / American Academy of Pediatrics. 2012 Nov; 33(11):496-507; quiz 508.
Jee SH, Halterman JS, Szilagyi MA, Conn AM, Alpert-Gillis L, Szilagyi PG. "Enhanced detection of social-emotional problems among youth in foster care". Academic Pediatrics. 2011; 11(5): 409-413. Link
Jee SH, Szilagyi MA, Conn AM, Nilsen WJ, Toth S, Baldwin CD, Szilagyi PG. "Assessing and validating office-based screening for psychosocial strengths and difficulties among youths in foster care". Pediatrics. 2011; : 904-910. Link
Szilagyi M. "The hand on the door." Academic pediatrics.. 2011 11(2):105-6.
2010 Feb
Jee SH, Szilagyi M, Ovenshire C, Norton A, Conn AM, Blumkin A, Szilagyi PG. "Improved detection of developmental delays among young children in foster care." Pediatrics.. 2010 Feb; 125(2):282-9. Epub 2010 Jan 11.
Jee, S, Szilagyi M, Blatt S, Meguid V, Auinger P, Szilagyi P. "Timely identification of mental health problems in two foster care medical homes". Children and Youth Services Review. 2010; 32(5): 685-690. Link
Jee SH, Conn AM, Szilagyi PG, Blumkin A, Baldwin CD, Szilagyi MA. "Identification of social-emotional problems among young children in foster care." Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines.. 2010 51(12):1351-8. Epub 2010 Sep 14.
Jee SH, Conn KM, Nilsen WJ, Szilagyi MA, Forbes-Jones E, Halterman JS. "Learning difficulties among children separated from a parent." Ambulatory pediatrics : the official journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association. 2008 8(3):163-8. Epub 2008 Apr 11.
Jee SH, Tonniges T, Szilagyi MA. "Foster care issues in general pediatrics." Current opinion in pediatrics. 2008 20(6):724-8.
2006 May
Jee SH, Barth RP, Szilagyi MA, Szilagyi PG, Aida M, Davis MM. "Factors associated with chronic conditions among children in foster care." Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 2006 May; 17(2):328-41.
Jee, SH, Szilagyi M, Nilsen W, Myoshi T, Fryer E, Toth S, Szilagyi P. "Persistence of posttraumatic stress symptoms among young adolescents in foster care: a national study". Pediatric Nursing. 2006; . Link
Jee SH, Antonucci TC, Aida M, Szilagyi MA, Szilagyi P. "Emergency department utilization of children in foster care". Ambul Peds. 2005; 5((2)): 102-106. Link
2000 Oct
Simms MD, Dubowitz H, Szilagyi MA. "Health care needs of children in the foster care system". Journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association. 2000; 106((4 Supplement)): 909-918. Link
1998 Feb
Szilagyi M. "The pediatrician and the child in foster care." Pediatrics in review / American Academy of Pediatrics. 1998 Feb; 19(2):39-50.
1986 Oct
McAnarney ER, Lawrence RA, Ricciuti HN, Polley J, Szilagyi M. "Interactions of adolescent mothers and their 1-year-old children." Pediatrics.. 1986 Oct; 78(4):585-90.