Sophie Sokolow, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
Member, Brain Research Institute
Work Phone Number: 310-206-3390
Mailing Address:BOX 956919, 5-238 Factor Bldg
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Dr. Sokolow has a broad background in pharmacology and neurobiology of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), with specific training and expertise in molecular biology, clinical pharmacy and pharmacogenomics with emphasis in analyzing secondary data of drug response in the treatment of cognitive symptoms of AD and mild cognitive impairment (MCI). Her current research project focuses on the discovery of genetic polymorphisms associated with response to AD medications, such as donepezil and other acetylcholinesterase inhibitors. Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest: Alzheimer’s disease, genetics, pharmacogenomics, pharmacology and therapeutics, biomarkers, calcium signaling pathways.