Lawrence M. Samkoff, M.D.

Lawrence M. Samkoff, M.D.

Contact Information

Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642


The biographical information for Lawrence M. Samkoff, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Fellow | American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 1999
New York Medical College Teaching Award | New York Medical College 1997
New York Medical College Teaching Award | New York Medical College 1996
Intern-of-the-Year Award | Miriam Hospital 1985
Alpha Omega Alpha Society | New York Medical College 1984
Board of Trustees Award | New York Medical College 1984
Obed Finch Slingerland Prize | Amherst College 1980

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 22 available »

2016 May 10
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.
2015 Nov
Smith AD, Samkoff L. "Non-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Antibody Encephalitis With Cerebellitis With Associated Ovarian Teratoma." JAMA neurology. 2015 Nov; 72(11):1375-7.
2011 May
Samkoff LM, Goodman AD. "Symptomatic management in multiple sclerosis." Neurologic clinics. 2011 May; 29(2):449-63.
2008 Jul 15
Samkoff LM, Monajati A, Shapiro JL. "Teaching NeuroImage: nocardial intramedullary spinal cord abscess." Neurology. 2008 Jul 15; 71(3):e5.
2004 Jan
Gill D, Ifthikharuddin S, Samkoff LM. "Acute Brown-Sequard syndrome." Archives of neurology. 2004 Jan; 61(1):131.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neurology, Neuroimmunology (SMD) - Primary


Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD | Medicine | New York Medical College1984
BA | Arts & Sciences | Amherst College1980

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni09/01/1989 - 06/30/1991
Fellowship in Neurologic Rehabilitation at University of Maryland School of Medicine09/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Neurology at New York University Langone Medical Center09/01/1985 - 06/30/1988
Internship in Internal Medicine at Miriam Hospital09/01/1984 - 06/30/1985