Last updated on: 9/21/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Robert C. Malenka, MD, PhD Biography

Title:
Nancy Friend Pitzker Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 2003

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
  • Director, Nancy Pritzker Laboratory, Stanford University
  • Member, National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse
  • Neuroscience Program, Stanford University
  • Former Director, Center for the Neurobiology of Addiction, University of California San Francisco
  • Former Associate Director, University of California San Francisco Center for Neurobiology & Psychiatry
Education:
  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1983
  • BS, Biology, Harvard University, 1978
Other:
  • Areas of study include: Cellular Neurobiology, Membrane Excitability, Molecular Neurobiology, Developmental Neuroscience