Christopher Cardozo

Christopher Cardozo, MD

  • PROFESSOR | Medicine
  • PROFESSOR | Rehabilitation and Human Performance

Research Topics:

Genetics, Molecular Biology, Muscular Dystrophy, Spinal Cord

Dr. Cardozo is Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Rehabilitation and Human Performance.

He is clinically trained in internal medicine and pulmonary diseases and enzymology of proteases and peptidases. His research seeks to improve function and reduce neuropathological pain in persons with neurological injuries including spinal cord injury. Parallel work investigates the basis for impaired muscle contractile function with aging.


MD, University Wisconsin

The Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

The Mount Sinai Hospital

BS, University of Wisconsin