Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1953; Doctor of Medicine, New York Medical College, 1958.
Chief, psychiatric outpatient unit, Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, New York, 1962-1965;
director, narcotic addiction treatment program, Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center, New York City, 1966-1972;
director, division drug abuse research, treatment, New York Medical College, 1973-1982;
assistant clinical professor psychiatry, New York Medical College, 1966-1972;
assistant professor psychiatry, New York Medical College, 1972-1974;
associate professor clinical psychiatry, New York Medical College, 1974-1983;
clinical associate professor psychiatry, New York University School Medicine, since 1983;
research psychiatrist, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1987;
executive director, Center for Psychiatry and Family Therapy, New York City, since 1988;
clinical assistant attending psychiatrist, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, since 1977;
attending psychiatrist, Gracie Square Hospital, 1989-1996. Consultant New York City Department Social Superior vena cava syndrome, 1966-1983. Consultant commission on clinical evaluation of narcotic antagonists National Academy Sciences, 1973-1984.
Member medical rev.com. Phase III Naltrexone Studies, National Institute on Drug Abuse, 1979-1981. Consultant research New York VA Medical Center, Psychiatric Svc., New York City, 1983-1986, 89-92.
Director buprenorphine research program New York University Medical Center, 1989-1993.
Fellow American Psychiatric Association (life), American College Neuropsycholopharmacology, American Association Social Psychiatry. Member American Association Psychiatrists in Alcoholism and Addictions, Alpha Omega Alpha.
Married Elaine Bernstein. Children: Deborah, Demian, Jesse, Nora.