Ahvie Herskowitz MD
Dr. Herskowitz is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Anatomic Pathology. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and for nine years following medical school, trained in Anatomic Pathology and Immunology, Internal Medicine and Cardiology. He studied Cardiovascular Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital where, after training, he was jointly appointed for nine years as an Assistant and then Associate Professor of Medicine, and Immunology and Molecular Microbiology. At Hopkins, Dr. Herskowitz led an immunology and cardiology research team investigating mechanisms of vascular and cardiac injury and repair, heart transplantation, heart function and metabolism, and basic mechanisms of autoimmunity. In 2000, after publishing more than 115 peer-reviewed medical articles, he co-founded the Institute for OneWorld Health, a successful global medical philanthropy.