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Robert Thompson-Stone, MD, Child Neurology, Rochester, NY

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Child Neurology Rochester, NY

Associate Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

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Summary

  • Dr. Thompson Stone is a pediatric neurologist who cares for children with all neurological disorders. In addition, he has special expertise in caring for (1) children with immune conditions affecting the neurologic system (multiple sclerosis and related demyelinating disorders), (2) children with inherited disorders of white matter (leukodystrophy), and (3) treatment of neurologic symptoms in children diagnosed with brain tumors. He currently serves as Director of the Pediatric Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis Program and Director of the UR Leukodystrophy Care Center.

    He went to medical school at New York University School of Medicine, where he graduated with honors (Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society member). He went on to study adult and child neurology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and graduated from residency in June 2011. Since then he has been been on faculty at the University of Rochester in the departments of Neurology and Pediatrics.

Education & Training

  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterFellowship, Child Neurology, 2010 - 2011
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterResidency, Child Neurology, 2006 - 2011
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterResidency, Neurology, 2006 - 2009
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterInternship, Internal Medicine, 2005 - 2006
  • NYU School of Medicine
    NYU School of MedicineClass of 2005
  • State University of New York College at GeneseoB.S., Biology, Summa Cum Laude With Distinction, 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2010 - 2022
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Siegal Prize for Excellence in Third Year Teaching University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2021
  • Special Commendation in Third Year Teaching University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2019
  • Drs. Irving and Nan Kaufman Prize for Excellence 2014
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Enhancing neural transmission in multiple sclerosis (4-aminopyridine therapy)  
    Goodman A, Thompson Stone R, Neurotherapeutics, 1/1/2012
  • Endothelial NADPH Oxidase: Mechanism of Activation by Low-Density Lipoprotein  
    O’Donnell RW, Johnson DK, Ziegler LM, DiMattina AJ, Stone RI, Holland JA, Endothelium, 1/1/2003
  • CD34 Stem Cell Antigen Transcripts Present in Mature Sperm: Contribution in Sperm-Egg Adhesion and Fusion  
    Goodwin LO, Karabinus DS, Schiliro D, Stone R, Miller R, Pergolizzi B, Andrology, 1/1/2000

Abstracts/Posters

  • Formal Faculty Assessment of Bedside Skills for 3rd Year Medical Students on the Neurology Clerkship: The Year Two Experience
    Thompson Stone R, Mooney C, Wexler E, Mink J, Jozefowicz R, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 1/21/2015
  • Is Formal Faculty Assessment of Bedside Skills Feasible for 3rd Year Medical Students on the Neurology Clerkship?
    Thompson Stone R, Wexler E, Mink JW, Jozefowicz RF, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philedelphia, PA, 1/28/2014
  • Scheduled Faculty Modeling of Bedside Skills for 3rd Year Medical Students on the Neurology Clerkship
    Thompson Stone R, Tollefson, T, Epstein R, Jozefowicz RF, Mink JW, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philedelphia, PA, 1/28/2014
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