Last updated on: 11/3/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Anthony Charuvastra, MD Biography

Title:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Resident at the New York University Child Study Center
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
     Key Experts
Physicians [Physicians are the "key experts" in the medical marijuana debate because the issue is thought by many to be ultimately based on the medical value and risks of marijuana, and Physicians, with their training and clinical work, should (at least in theory) have the best knowledge of marijuana's medical value and risks.] [Note: Key Experts definition varies by sites that have this designation.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Resident, New York University Child Study Center
  • Member, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Member, American Psychoanalytic Association
  • Fellowship, American Psychosomatic Society
  • Fellowship, American Psychoanalytic Association
  • Fellowship, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Fellowship, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
  • Former Psychiatrist, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Education:
  • MD, Brown University
Other:
  • None found