Clyde E. MarkowitzMD
Clyde E. Markowitz, M.D. received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY. He also completed his residency, post-doctoral research, and a clinical fellowship at the Neurological Institute at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is currently an associate professor of neurology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, Director of the MS Center at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Division Chief, Multiple Sclerosis Section, Department of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
As a neurologist, Dr. Markowitz's main area of expertise is in the field of multiple sclerosis (MS) and he is involved with many clinical trials developing new compounds for the treatment of MS. His research interests include the utilization of new MRI techniques to study the pathogenesis of MS and the immunology of MS.
Dr. Markowitz is the author or co-author of a number of publications in journals such as Annals of Neurology and Neurology. He serves as an ad hoc reviewer for Annals of Neurology, Archives of Neurology, Journal of the Neurological Sciences, NeuroRehabilitation, Neural Repair, Journal of Clinical Immunology, and The Consultant. Additionally, Dr. Markowitz is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and currently serves as the Chairman of the Clinical Advisory Committee of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.