Martin Bluth, MD, PhD

Global Medical Director

Dr. Bluth received his Doctor of Philosophy (Immunology) from SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn in 1997 and his Doctor of Medicine in 1999. He is Board Certified in Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine and in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine. Dr Bluth currently holds appointments as Chief of Blood Transfusion Medicine and Donor Services, Assistant Director of Clinical Laboratories and Director of Translational Research for the Department of Pathology at Maimonides Medical Center, Professor of Pathology at Wayne State University School of Medicine and Global Medical Director for Kids Kicking Cancer.

He has over 25 years experience in the martial arts (karate, kenpo, weaponry, tai-chi, chi-gung) and holds the rank of Sho Dan (Black Belt). Dr Bluth has co-authored over 250 manuscripts, book chapters, presentations and manuscripts relating to academic, clinical and translational medicine and been the recipient of numerous global awards in medical research, entrepreneurship and industry.


Help more children find

Power. Peace. Purpose.

Despite the ongoing challenges of the global pandemic, we are committed to empowering one million children to reduce their pain and stress with the help of our evidence-based martial arts therapy.