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Edward Conway, Jr.

  • SITE CHAIR, PEDIATRICS Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • PROFESSOR Pediatrics
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  • American Board of Pediatrics

  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


  • MD, SUNY Health Science Center - College of Medicine

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    Montefiore Medical Center

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Crit. Care
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine


    Dr. Conway is the Chairman of Pediatrics at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospitals and the Professor of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is also the Chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at the Milton and Bernice Stern Department of Pediatrics at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital. Dr. Conway also serves as the Vice Chair of Systems Operations for the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics. He received his medical degree from SUNY Down State Medical School and he completed his pediatric residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He did a fellowship in pediatric critical care at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Prior to coming to Mount Sinai, he was the Associate Director of the pediatric critical care unit at the Children’s Medical Center at Montefiore. He then became the Associate Chairman at the Department of Pediatrics at the Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital.


  • 2014 -
    Nominee for Distinguished Career Award
    American Academy of Pediatric, Section on Critical Care

  • 2013 -
    Nominee for Distinguished Career Award
    American Academy of Pediatric, Section on Critical Care

  • 2013 -
    Best Doctors in New York
    New York Times Magazine

  • 2012 -
    Distinguished Service Award
    Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • 2012 -
    Nominee for Shubin-Weil Award
    Society of Critical Care Medicine


Dr. Conway has authored over 150 papers, chapters and abstracts on a myriad of pediatric emergency and critical care topics. Specific areas of interest in addition to educational issues include splanchnic ischemia, hyperthermia, nosocomial infections, pediatric head injuries, intracranial hypertension and outcomes analysis. He is an editorial Board Member of Pediatric Annals and reviews manuscripts for all major pediatric and critical care medicine publications. He is a member of numerous sections of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine as well as a member of numerous intrahospital committees which include pharmacy and therapeutics, infection control and ethics.


Conway EE, Feld L, Maher J. Rhabdmyolysis. In: Succinct Pediatrics. American Academy of Pediatrics;.

Rubin D, Kornblau D, Conway E, Marx J, Caplan S. Neurologic Disorders. In: Hockberger R, Walls R, editors. Roseasis Emergency Medicine Conceptual and Clinical Practice, 8th Edition. Philadelphia, PA, Elsevier Saunders; pp2224-2248.

Mungekar M, Conway E Jr.. Altered Mental Status. In: Rausch D, Gershel J, editors. Caring for the Hospitalized Child: A Handbook of Inpatient Pediatrics. Chicago, IL, American Academy of Pediatrics; pp455-461.

Conway E. Neuromuscular Disorders. In: Stockwell J, Prebissiq M, editors. Comprehensive Critical Care: Pediatric. Chicao, IL, Society of Critical Care Medicine; pp469-481.

Nakagawa T, Ashwal S, Matthew M, Myrose M, Bruce D, Conway E Jr.. Guidelines for the Determination of Brain Death in Infants and Children: An Update of the 1987 Task Force Recommendations. Critical Care Medicine 2011; 39(9): 2139-2155.

Tegtmeyer K, Conway E Jr., Upperman J, Kisson T. Education in a Pediatric Emergency Mass Critical Care Setting. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2011; 12(6): Suppl: 5135-5140.

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Dr. Conway, Jr. did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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