Howard J Federoff


GUMC Adjunct -- Professor


General profile



Howard Federoff, MD, PhD, is adjunct professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at GUMC.

Dr. Federoff’s research interests include gene therapy and neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and prion diseases; he holds a number of medical patents with a number of other patents pending.

His research has received support from the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and the U.S. Department of Defense. He is widely published and has served as a reviewer for many journals, including Brain and Mind, Experimental Neurology, and Gene Therapy.

Dr. Federoff received his MS, PhD, and MD degrees from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and did his internship, residency, and fellowships at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School.