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Lawrence M. Samkoff, M.D.

Neurology

Clinical Interests

Neuroimmunology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 922-4371

Appointment: (585) 275-7854

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

1980
BA | Amherst College
Arts & Sciences

1984
MD | New York Medical College
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/01/1984 - 06/30/1985
Internship in Internal Medicine at Miriam Hospital

09/01/1985 - 06/30/1988
Residency in Neurology at New York University Langone Medical Center

09/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Fellowship in Neurology/Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at University of Maryland School of Medicine

09/01/1989 - 06/30/1991
Fellowship in Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni

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Awards

1999
Fellow
Location: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

1997
New York Medical College Teaching Award
Location: New York Medical College

1996
New York Medical College Teaching Award
Location: New York Medical College

1985
Intern-of-the-Year Award
Location: Miriam Hospital

1984
Alpha Omega Alpha Society
Location: New York Medical College

1984
Board of Trustees Award
Location: New York Medical College

1980
Obed Finch Slingerland Prize
Location: Amherst College

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/10/2016
Gyang TV, Hamel J, Goodman AD, Gross RA, Samkoff L. "Fingolimod-associated PML in a patient with prior immunosuppression." Neurology.. 2016 May 10; 86(19):1843-5. Epub 2016 Apr 13.

11/2015
Smith AD, Samkoff L. "Non-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Antibody Encephalitis With Cerebellitis With Associated Ovarian Teratoma." JAMA neurology.. 2015 Nov 0; 72(11):1375-7.

5/2011
Samkoff LM, Goodman AD. "Symptomatic management in multiple sclerosis." Neurologic clinics.. 2011 May 0; 29(2):449-63.

Books & Chapters

2014
Book Title: Multiple Sclerosis and CNS Inflammatory Disorders
Author List: Samkoff, LM. and Goodman, AD (eds
Edited By: Samkoff, LM. and Goodman, AD (eds)
Published By: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,2014 in West Sussex, England

2003
Chapter Title: Disease-modifying drug therapy for multiple sclerosis in clinical practice.
Book Title: Multiple Sclerosis Therapeutics, Second Edition.
Author List: Samkoff, LM.; Goodman, AD.
Published By: Martin-Dunitz2003 in London

2002
Chapter Title: Management of adults with cerebral palsy.
Book Title: Epilepsy and developmental disabilities.
Author List: Samkoff LM.
Published By: Butterworth-Heinemann2002 in Boston

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