Martin is the William R. Brody Professor of Radiology, with other joint appointments, at Johns Hopkins University. He received his undergraduate, graduate and medical degrees from the University of Illinois. His postgraduate medical training was at Johns Hopkins, and has been on Radiology faculty since 1996. He is currently the Director of the Johns Hopkins Small Animal Imaging Resource and Associate Director of the In Vivo Cellular and Molecular Imaging Center. He is also Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Translational Molecular Imaging, Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence and of the Positron Emission Tomography Center.
Martin’s research interests are in the development of new techniques for molecular imaging. He is the immediate past Editor-in-Chief of Molecular Imaging and a past President of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging’s Molecular Imaging Center of Excellence. He has numerous patents related to medical imaging, many of which have been licensed, as well as several imaging agents in clinical trials.