Martin J. Sadowski, MD, PhD, DSci, is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at the New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Sadowski received MD/PhD degree from the Medical University of Gdansk, in Gdansk Poland. He completed his postdoctoral fellowship in experimental neuropathology under the mentorship of Dr. Henry M. Wisniewski in the New York State Institute for Basic Research on Staten Island, NY and neurology residency in New York University School of Medicine. Research in Dr. Sadowski’s laboratory focuses on Aβ metabolism, the interaction between Aβ and apolipoprotein E, and discovery of therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease and prion diseases. His research is supported by funding from the National Institute on Aging, American Federation for Aging Research, Alzheimer’s Association, and private philanthropy. In addition, Dr. Sadowski provides clinical service to patients with dementia and conducts clinical trials of novel Alzheimer’s therapeutics. Dr. Sadowski is a recipient of the Paul B. Beeson Career Development Award in Aging Research and the NIH K02 Independent Scientist Award. He is also an author of 60 papers and three patents and has served on several NIH study section panels.
Dr. Sadowski focuses on developing therapies for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.