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Walter Molofsky

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Neurology
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Pediatrics
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Certifications

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Education

  • MD, New York University School of Medicine

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    New York Presbyterian Hospital

  • Residency, Neurology
    New York Presbyterian Hospital

Publications

Berenstein A, Fifi JT, Niimi Y, Presti S, Ortiz R, Ghatan S, Rosenn B, Sorscher M, Molofsky W. Vein of Galen malformations in neonates: new management paradigms for improving outcomes. Neurosurgery 2012 May; 70(5).

Berenstein A, Ortiz R, Niimi Y, Elijovich L, Fifi J, Madrid M, Ghatan S, Molofsky W. Endovascular management of arteriovenous malformations and other intracranial arteriovenous shunts in neonates, infants, and children. Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery 2010 Oct; 26(10).

Molofsky WJ. Managing stroke in children. Pediatric annals 2006 May; 35(5).

Langer DJ, Song JK, Niimi Y, Chwajol M, Lefton DR, Brisman JL, Molofsky W, Kupersmith MJ, Berenstein A. Transarterial embolization of vein of Galen malformations: the use of magnetic resonance imaging noninvasive optimal vessel analysis to quantify shunt reduction. Report of two cases. Journal of neurosurgery 2006 Jan; 104(1 Suppl).

Kamboj MK, Zhou P, Molofsky WJ, Franklin B, Shah B, David R, Kohn B. Hemorrhagic pituitary apoplexy in an 18 year-old male presenting as non-ketotic hyperglycemic coma (NKHC). Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM 2005 Jun; 18(6).

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr. Molofsky did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2013 and/or 2014: 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.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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