AB, New York University. Doctor of Medicine, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn.
Instructor department psychiatry, New York University School Medicine, New York City, 1956-1958; medical director Human Science Center, Catholic Charities, Queens, New York, 1973-1976; psychiatrist, Prison Health Service, Brooklyn, 1976-1978; director, Institute Genetic Psychiatry, New York City, since 1980.
Served to captain United States Air Force, 1953-1955. Member American Psychiatric Association, New York Council for Child Psychiatry.
Married Betty Brody, June 20, 1950 (divorced 1960). Children Ina Naomi, David, Tony.