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Marc W. Halterman, M.D., Ph.D.

Neurology

Clinical Interests

Cerebrovascular Disorders, Stroke

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 922-4371

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Research Labs

Biography

Dr. Marc W. Halterman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neurology at the University of Rochester. Dr. Halterman holds additional appointments as an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and faculty member of the Center for Neural Development and Disease. A graduate of the Georgetown University, Dr. Halterman obtained his MD and PhD degrees from the University of Rochester in 2002. He interned in Medicine and did his residency in Neurology at Strong Hospital, before joining the faculty at the University of Rochester. Dr. Halterman is board certified in Neurology and remains active on the inpatient services at both Strong Memorial Hospital and Rochester General Hospital.

Research

Dr. Halterman's laboratory studies the damage associated with global brain ischemia, with a particular focus on identifying novel therapeutic targets in transcriptional signaling networks. Using a variety of models, they study the effects of hypoxia-ischemia on both the adult nervous system as well as the progenitor cells active within the immature and adult brain. His laboratory is supported by grants from the NIH/NINDS. He also has extensive experience in the field of gene therapy and holds several patents in the areas of gene transfer, drug discovery and medical informatics.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

1992
BS | Georgetown University
Chemistry

2002
PhD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Microbiology

2002
MD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Medicine

1999
MS | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Microbiology

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2006 -
Fellowship in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/24/2002 - 06/23/2003
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center

01/01/2007 - 07/01/2007
Research in at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2008 - Present
K99/R00 Fellowship
Sponsor: NIH/NINDS

2007
Henry C. Buswell Fellowship Award
Sponsor: Department of Medicine, URMC

2002
Doctor of Medicine with Distinction in Research
Sponsor: University of Rochester SMD
Location: University of Rochester

1998
NIH Individual Pre-doctoral Combined MD PhD Fellowship
Sponsor: National instititues of Health
Location: University of Rochester

1994
Gilbert B. Forbes Prize in Pediatric Research
Location: University of Rochester


Alpha Omega Alpha
Location: University of Rochester

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Publications

Journal Articles

6/2016
Sims MH, Fagnano M, Halterman JS, Halterman MW. "Provider impressions of the use of a mobile crowdsourcing app in medical practice." Health informatics journal.. 2016 Jun 0; 22(2):221-31. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

4/2/2015
Hansen J, Snow C, Tuttle E, Ghoneim DH, Yang CS, Spencer A, Gunter SA, Smyser CD, Gurnett CA, Shinawi M, Dobyns WB, Wheless J, Halterman MW, Jansen LA, Paschal BM, Paciorkowski AR. "De novo mutations in SIK1 cause a spectrum of developmental epilepsies." American journal of human genetics.. 2015 Apr 2; 96(4):682-90.

7/2014
Sims MH, Bigham J, Kautz H, Halterman MW. "Crowdsourcing medical expertise in near real time." Journal of hospital medicine.. 2014 Jul 0; 9(7):451-6. Epub 2014 Apr 17.

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