Current Positions:

Yale University, Brain Function Lab, CT, USA - Present

Medical & Brain Sciences - Syosset NY and Charlotte NC, 1990 -Present.

Medical & Brain Sciences - Charlotte, NC, USA 2010-Present. 

Healthcare Appointments:

Attending Physician, Department of Medicine Franklin General Hospital, North Shore University, N. 1995-1999 

Attending Physician, Residency Instructor, Family Practice. South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY. 1995-1999 

Public Health Officer, WHO, Guatemala, 1999-2000


MPH: Epidemiology & Public Health, South University, 2015 

Certification: Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Harvard University. MA: 2015 

Fellowship: Columbia University Medical Center. Cognitive Sciences: NY 

Residency Northwestern University Medical Center, 1977-1980 

M.D. Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 1976 

Ph.D. Linguistics. The City University of New York 1970

Professional Honors & Recognition 

Epidemiology of Chagas’ Disease- South American Initiative. World Health Organization. 

Medicins sans Frontieres, (Doctors without Borders) Amazonas Province, Brazil

International Clinical Medical Research 

Research in Theoretical Linguistics: Bilingual Aphasia, University of Lisbon, Portugal