Lewis Horowitz, MD

About the researcher:



Research Interests

  • Decision analytic modeling
  • Comparative effectiveness
  • Medical decision making
  • End of life decision making
  • Health care policy
  • Shared decision making

Research focus:

Research training opportunities for residents

  • Systematic reviews collaboration
  • Decision analytic modeling

Research training opportunities for fellows

  • Systematic reviews


College of Medicine State University of New York at Stony Brook

Degree: MD

St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center, NY, New York Medical College

Degree: Internship and Residency
Field of study: Internal Medicine

St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center, NY, New York Medical College

Degree: Chief Resident, Academic Service Attending: General Medicine, Clinical Competency Committee

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York University

Degree: Fellowship
Field of study: Rheumatology


  • Horowitz DL, Furie RA. Belimumab is Approved by the FDA: What More DO We Need To Know to Optimize Decision Making? Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2012 DOI 10.1007/s11926-012-0256-4
  • Horowitz DL, Furie RA. Does Belimumab Reduce Disease Activity in Adults with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?. Clinical Medicine Reviews in Therapeutics. 2012:4 71-79   
  • Horowitz DL, Katzap E, Horowitz S, Barilla-LaBarca ML. Approach to septic Arthritis. Am Fam Physician. 84(6): 653-60. 2011 
  • Horowitz, DM, and Furie, RA/ Abetimus sodium: a medication for the prevention of lupus nephritis flares. Expert Opinion Pharmacotherapy. 10(9): 1501-7. 2009 
  • Korutla L, Wang PJ, Lewis DM, Neustadler JH, Stromberg MF, and Mackler SA. Differences in expression, actions and cocaine regulation of two isoforms for the brain transcriptional regulator NAC-1. Neuroscience. 110(3):421-9, 2002