Medical School
University of Istanbul (1993)
University of Alabama Birmingham - GME (2001), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Albert Einstein Coll of Med - Neonatal Perinatal (2003), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Albany Medical Center - Pediatrics (2005), Pediatrics
Chief Resident
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center (2006), Pediatrics
Graduate School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2014)

Research Interest

  • a-EEG
  • Neurodevelopment of preterm infants


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in preterm infants: a new classification, clinical associations and neurodevelopmental outcome.
Sisman J, Chalak L, Heyne R, Pritchard M, Weakley D, Brown LS, Rosenfeld CR J Perinatol 2018 Aug
New perspectives on lenticulostriate vasculopathy in neonates.
Sisman J Early Hum. Dev. 2015 Jul 91 7 421
The etiology of lenticulostriate vasculopathy and the role of congenital infections.
Cantey JB, Sisman J Early Hum. Dev. 2015 Jul 91 7 427-30
Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in neonates: Perspective of the radiologist.
Koral K, Sisman J, Pritchard M, Rosenfeld CR Early Hum. Dev. 2015 Jul 91 7 431-5
Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in neonates: Is it a marker of cerebral insult? Critical review of the literature.
Sisman J, Rosenfeld CR Early Hum. Dev. 2015 Jul 91 7 423-6
Lenticulostriate vasculopathy in extremely low gestational age newborns: Inter-rater variability of cranial ultrasound readings, antecedents and postnatal characteristics.
Sisman J, Logan JW, Westra SJ, Allred EN, Leviton A J Pediatr Neurol 2014 12 4 183-193
Amplitude-integrated EEG in preterm infants: maturation of background pattern and amplitude voltage with postmenstrual age and gestational age.
Sisman J, Campbell DE, Brion LP J Perinatol 2005 Jun 25 6 391-6

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Fellow (2007)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2000)