Dr. Giulio Maria Pasinetti, The Saunders Family Chair and Professor of Neurology, received an M.D. from the Milan University School of Medicine and a Ph.D. from the University of Milan. He is currently the Program Director of the NIH funded Mount Sinai Center for Molecular Integrative Neuroresilience
and the Chief of the Brain Institute Center of Excellence for Novel Approaches to Neurodiagnostics and Neurotherapeutics. He is also a Professor of Psychiatry, of Neuroscience, and of Geriatrics and Adult Development. Dr. Pasinetti is the recipient of several academic awards including the prestigious Zenith and Temple awards from the Alzheimer's Association. Most recently, Dr. Pasinetti was awarded ''The Faculty Council Award'' for academic excellence at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and "The Charles Dana Alliance for Brain Research Award" from Dana Foundation, recognizing productivity and worldwide leadership in his field of expertise, which further emphasizes his standing as an academic role model.
Aging, Alzheimer's Disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Epigenetics, Genetics, Genomics, Inflammation, Memory, Microglia, Molecular Biology, Neuro-degeneration/protection, Neurobiology, Neurology, Neuroscience, Obesity, Oxidative Stress, Parkinson's Disease, Psychiatry, Transcriptional Activation and Repression, Transgenic Mice