Last updated on: 10/13/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

Shaheen E. Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd Biography

Title:
Executive Director of the Global Neuroscience Initiative Foundation (GNIF)
Position:
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Reasoning:

None found as of Oct. 10, 2011

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Resident Physician, Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic, 2010-present
  • Editor and Co-founder, BrainBlogger.com, 2005-present
  • Executive Director, Global Neuroscience Initiative Foundation, 2003-present
  • Associate Fellow, National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry, dates unknown
  • Professional Member, The Institute of Clinical Research, dates unknown
  • Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University, dates unknown
  • Education:
  • MD, cum laude, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, date unknown
  • PhD, Biological Sciences, school and dates unknown
  • MEd, Education Technology, school and dates unknown
  • MS, Biological and Physical Sciences, school and dates unknown
  • BS, Biochemical Sciences, school and dates unknown
  • Other:
  • Received two commendations for education excellence from President Bill Clinton
  • Received a volunteer service award and and a call to service award from President George W. Bush
  • Received six congressional awards and medals from the US Congress
  • Quoted in:
    1. Is Cannabidiol (CBD) Psychoactive?