Brett W Sadowski


Lieutenant, Navy

Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Gastroenterology Fellow
Location: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:
Systems-based strategies to reduce waste throughout healthcare


United States Naval Academy, 2005 - 2009
Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2009 - 2013
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, 2013-2016
Fellowship in Gastroenterology, 2017 - present

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

Chief of Medical Residents, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center; 2016-2017

2018 David C. Leach Award - Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

2017 Military Health System Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Award

2016 General Graves B. Erskine Award for Most Outstanding Graduating Resident

2016 Colonel Brian Cuneo Award for Most Dedicated Graduating Resident

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society - Georgetown University School of Medicine

Arthur P. Gold Humanism Honor Society - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

2015 Profiles in Excellence Award - American College of Physicians, Maryland Chapter


Sadowski BW, Medina HA, Shimeall WT. Nighthawk: Making Night Float Education and Patient Safety Soar; Journal of Graduate Medical Education (2017) In-press.

Sadowski BW, Lane AB, Wood SM, Robinson SL, Kim CH, High-Value Cost Conscious Care: Iterative Systems-Based

Keinath K, Church T, Sadowski B, Perkins J. Acute renal artery infarction secondary to dysfibrinogenemia; BMJ Case Reports (2017), doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-221375. PMID: 29122898.

Kowalski T, Siddiqui A, Loren D, Mertz HR, Mallat D, Haddad H, Malhotra N, Sadowski B, Lybik, MJ, Patel SN, Okoh E,

Sadowski BW, Ignacio SH, Nations JA. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. ACP Smart Medicine. Updated January 13,

Al-Haddad MA, Kowalski T, Siddiqui A, Mertz HR, Mallat D, Haddad N, Malhotra N, Sadowski B, Lybik MJ, Patel SN,