Franchellie M. Cadwell Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine - Cornell Weill Medical College
Sergio Schwartzman, MD, is the Franchellie M. Cadwell Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Cornell Weill Medical College, and Associate Attending Physician at the New York Presbyterian Hospital and at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Dr. Schwartzman earned his medical degree at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Long Island Jewish Hillside Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York. His fellowship was conducted in the Department of Rheumatic Diseases at the New York Hospital and the Hospital for Special Surgery.
Dr. Schwartzman has authored or coauthored over 85 articles, abstracts, books, and book chapters concerning rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, lupus, autoimmune ophthalmic disease, Whipple’s disease and related topics. He is a member of the American College of Rheumatology, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, the Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network, the American Uveitis Society and the Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA).
Dr. Schwartzman is the recipient of The Franchellie M. Cadwell Chair at The Hospital for Special Surgery and The Fellows Award presented by the Northeast Regional American Rheumatism Association.
He has served as an Ad Hoc Journal Reviewer for: Arthritis & Rheumatism, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Journal of Rheumatology, The Musculoskeletal Journal of Hospital for Special Surgery, Arthritis Care and Research, Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism and Arthritis Research & Therapy. He has been on the editorial advisory board for: Medscape Rheumatology, WebMD Rheumatology and Up to Date.
He has been a member of the ACR abstract selection committees for Spondyloarthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and has lectured frequently at the ACR Meet the Professor Sessions. He is on the National Psoriasis Foundation Board and The Scientific Advisory Board of Crescendo Biosciences.
His current research interests spans psoriatic arthritis, the spondyloarthritis group of diseases, ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis and defining and treating autoimmune diseases of the eye.