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

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

Contact Information

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Avenue
Department of Neurology
Rochester, NY 14621

Appointment: (585) 922-4371

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Patient Care Bio

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.

Awards & Honors (National)

K99/R00 Fellowship | NIH/NINDS 2008 - Present
NIH Individual Pre-doctoral Combined MD PhD Fellowship | National instititues of Health | University of Rochester 1998

Awards & Honors (Local)

Henry C. Buswell Fellowship Award | Department of Medicine, URMC 2007
Doctor of Medicine with Distinction in Research | University of Rochester SMD | University of Rochester 2002
Gilbert B. Forbes Prize in Pediatric Research | University of Rochester 1994
Alpha Omega Alpha | University of Rochester


DUSP1/MKP-1 as a Therapeutic Target for Stroke

United States Serial NO.: 13/501,066
Filed Date: October 9, 2010
Title: Methods of Treatment and Screening Assays for HIF-1Alpha Regulation
Invented by: Marc Halterman
Medical Expert System to Improve Provider Performance at the Point of Care Using Expert Crowdsourcing

United States Serial NO.: 13/429,298
Filed Date: March 23, 2012
Title: Crowdsourcing Medical Expertise
Invented by: Marc Halterman, Jeffrey Bigham, Henry Kautz

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neurology, Neurology - RGH (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD)


Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


PhD | Microbiology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2002
MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2002
MS | Microbiology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1999
BS | Chemistry | Georgetown University1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Research at University of Rochester Medical Center01/01/2007 - 07/01/2007
Fellowship in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center
Residency in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/24/2002 - 06/23/2003